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BC U18 Ireland Tour Review

August 23, 2017

This summer saw the BC U18 Girls’ and Boys’ XV teams travel to Ireland for a week of action packed rugby matches, made possible by generous funding from the Canadian Rugby Foundation and other donors.  After a three-month selection process, involving The Provincial Regional Champion..

2017 CANADIAN RUGBY CHAMPIONSHIPS - DAY 5 & 6 REPORT

August 21, 2017

Vancouver, August 21 2017 – BC Age Grade Rep teams came away from the 2017 Canadian Rugby Championships with an impressive array of hardware, underlining a successful summer of provincial rugby.  All 6 of the teams that represented BC in the tournament were in contention for medals o..

BC BEARS CROWNED 2017 CANADIAN RUGBY CHAMPIONSHIP WINNERS

August 21, 2017

Calgary, AB – Aug 19, 2017 – BC Rugby is delighted to announce that the BC Bears have won the 2017 Canadian Rugby Championships (CRCs), sponsored by Langara Fishing Adventures.  In doing so they dethroned reigning champions Ontario Blues, completing an unprecedented unbeaten ru..

2017 CANADIAN RUGBY CHAMPIONSHIPS - DAY 3 & 4 REPORT

August 19, 2017

Vancouver, August 18 2017 - BC teams continued a great run of form on days three and four of the 2017 Canadian Rugby Championship.  The U16 Girls tournament finished off the last of their round robin matches while the U16 Boys lined up for their quarter final matches.  Meanwhile, both..

BEARS HANG ON TO BEAT BLUES, REMAIN PERFECT IN 2017 CRC

August 17, 2017

CALGARY – The BC Blues scored four first-half tries, building a 31-point lead, before hanging on against a hard-charging Ontario side for a 34-31 win in Round 3 of the Canadian Rugby Championship Wednesday at Calgary Rugby Park.In a preview of the championship match on Saturday, it was a tale ..

Whistle Talk Vol.6 ed. 1 - New law trials for a new season

August 17, 2017

The British Columbia Rugby Referees’ Society has released the latest edition of Whistle Talk ahead of the 2017/18 season.  The primary focus is on the new law trails as well as reflection on how previous amendments have landed.Download a copy of Whistle Talk hereIf you want to contact the..

2017 CANADIAN RUGBY CHAMPIONSHIPS - DAY 2 REPORT

August 17, 2017

Vancouver, August 16 2017 - Off the back of an action packed first day of competition at the 2017 Canadian Rugby Championships (CRC), BC Age-Grade Rep teams kept up the excellent performances.  In fact, BC came out victors in all six matches on day two, a great achievement.  To find o..

2017 Canadian Rugby Championships - Day 1 Report

August 16, 2017

Vancouver, August 15 2017 - On a marathon day at Calgary's Rugby Park, BC Age-Grade teams had a fantastic start to their tournaments, winning all but one of the nine matches they competed in. Boys and girls from across the province turned out wonderful displays of rugby including sublime so..

Perfect Run So Far for Canada as they Beat Wales in the WRWC

August 14, 2017

Canada stayed perfect through their first two matches of the 2017 Women’s Rugby World Cup (WRWC) as the Canadians knocked off Wales 15-0 Sunday at Billings Park.Lori Josephson scored a first-half try and Magali Harvey added 10 points in the second half, including both a try and penalty, to giv..

Bears Hold Off Atlantic Rock to Remain Undefeated

August 14, 2017

The BC Bears remained undefeated in the Canadian Rugby Championship with a 20-13 win over the Atlantic Rock in Round 2 of the competition at the Calgary Rugby Park.The Bears took a methodical 20-3 lead midway through the second half and despite a late surge from the Rock, with the Atlantic side scor..