LANGFORD, BC - The SD62 Startup 7s completed their second run at Westhills Friday April 4th with 8 senior high school teams and 4 junior teams. Secondary teams from Belmont, Edward Milne, Glen Lyon, Spectrum, Mt Doug, Cowichan, Stellys and Pacific Christian took to the field with junior teams from SD 62, Shawnigan, Stelly's and Lighthouse.
VANCOUVER, BC - A number of qualifying tournaments are underway over the next few days as teams compete for berths to the 2014 BC Rugby High School Provincial Sevens Championships. The three day tournament is set to feature 16 boys and 16 girls teams competing for provincial titles at UBC's Wolfson Fields from April 25-27.
DUNCAN, BC - The Vancouver Island Rugby Union First Division playoffs are underway this weekend and top-seeded Cowichan Rugby Club is looking to cap off an impressive 2013-14 run with a Cowichan Cup. Along with the trophy, the Island winner will clinch a berth in the province wide First Division semi-finals and a chance to earn promotion into the Canadian Direct Insurance Premier League.
VANCOUVER, BC - The newest additions to the BC Rugby team have begun their new roles as Rugby Development Officers (RDO's). Based in Victoria, Tony LaCarte will be responsible for the Vancouver Island-Northern BC regions while Conan Cooper will be based in the Lower Mainland and working primarily with the Vancouver-Fraser Valley regions.
VANCOUVER, BC - BC Rugby's partnership with Leading Brands, Inc has evolved into their new brand, Neurogenesis Happy Water®, it was announced today. Happy Water is Canada's award-winning naturally alkaline lithia water now being distributed across the country.
VICTORIA, BC - The Vancouver Island Thunder have announced details for their upcoming fundraiser on April 23rd (Wednesday) at James Bay's club house.