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Six BC Players Selected as Part of National U18 Teams for Vegas

February 16, 2018

Langford, BC – Damian McGrath and Sandro Fiorino have selected the men’s and women’s under-18 teams to represent Canada at the Youth Olympic Games Rugby Americas North Regional Qualifiers in Las Vegas from March 1-3.The women’s squad features four returning players from the 2..

Canada Announce Team to Face Brazil at Westhills

February 16, 2018

Langford, BC - Canada Head Coach Kingsley Jones has named his starting 23-man roster for Saturday’s Americas Rugby Championship (ARC) third round test match against Brazil at Westhills Stadium in Langford, BC.This will only be the third encounter between the two sides, who played each oth..

BC Rugby Weekend Preview: February 17th

February 16, 2018

Everyone loves a short working week, it just means that the weekend’s rugby comes round even faster.  After the Family Day weekend break, we’ve got a jam-packed schedule of games for you across all divisions.  It looks like there could well be some weather brewing off the coast..

Rugby Canada bids for 4 more years of World Sevens in Vancouver

February 15, 2018

February 15, 2018, VANCOUVER, BC – Rugby Canada announced today that they will be bidding once again for the rights to host the HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series, from 2020 through to 2023. As the 2018 HSBC Canada Sevens tournament enters into its third of 4 years in Canada, work is well underway..

OBITUARY: Rugby Legend Don Burgees Passes Away

February 15, 2018

There wasn’t a pair of uprights Don Burgess couldn’t clinically slice right through the heart.Burgess, one of Canada’s greatest rugby kickers, influenced hundreds of young players as a coach and invented the Burge kicking tee. He died Tuesday at age 85.He competed at the club, Isla..

BC RUGBY WEEKEND PREVIEW: February 10th

February 09, 2018

Happy Family Day weekend everyone!  We hope you're all making the most of the extra day off and have some great plans, whether they are indoor or outdoor.  There are still a handful of rugby matches set for Saturday, so as always here is your weekend preview.As always, you can see full..

BC Rugby Weekend Preview: February 3rd

February 02, 2018

While there are no international matches causing disruption to this weekend's senior rugby schedule, the weather looks like it's doing it's best to throw a spanner in the works.  We will still do a full preview of all fixtures, but please keep in touch with your local club for infor..

CANADA'S MEN SET TO FACE URUGUAY IN RWC QUALIFYING SERIES FINALE

February 02, 2018

Montevideo, Uruguay – Canada Head Coach Kingsley Jones has named his starting 23-man roster for Saturday’s Rugby World Cup qualifying series finale against Uruguay.Canada head into the match trailing by nine points after a 38-29 loss to the South Americans at BC Place in downtown Va..

Raise Your Game: New Coaching Opportunities in 2018

February 01, 2018

Vancouver, BC – Following on from the success of the BC Rugby Conference in January, a number of coaching development opportunities are being announced.  Whether you are looking to boost your coaching qualification, attend a seminar or take on a new coaching role, we’ve got plenty o..

Elite Youth Sevens Girls' U16 Team Announced

February 01, 2018

Vancouver, BC – BC Rugby is delighted to announce the Elite Youth Sevens Girls’ U16 Team set to compete at the Las Vegas Invitational on March 1-3, 2018.  The team was selected from the dozens of players who took part in the Elite Youth Sevens Program, starting with ID sessions acro..