Given the success of the BC Rugby Senior Men (BC Bears) program in 2009/10, head coach Mike James is well aware every side the Bears face will be a challenge, especially when the opposition carries passports from New Zealand and England. After a tough loss to Argentina in October and a convincing win against Russia in November - international sides arrive hungry to challenge the beast in Bear country.
Sat, June 12 vs. RFU England Counties - 3PM Klahanie Park, West Vancouver
The representative flagship of the community game in England is the RFU's Counties XV. The Bears will open their 2010 season against the Counties on Saturday, June 12 at Klahanie Park (Capilano RFC home grounds) in West Vancouver. Kick-off is set for 3:00 PM. Tickets are $20 at the gate or $10 for youth (under 15 years of age). At 1:00PM There will be an U20 Men's Vancouver Wave versus Vancouver Island Rising Tide fixture as a curtain raiser to the Bears game.
Fri, June 18 vs. Royal New Zealand Navy - 6PM Klahanie Park, West Vancouver
A representative side of the Royal New Zealand Navy (HMNZS Te Kaha) will sail to Vancouver as part of the Canadian Navy's Centennial. HMNZS Te Kaha is one of two frigates serving in the Royal New Zealand Navy. The name Te Kaha is Maori, meaning 'fighting prowess' or 'strength'. The Bears will look to counter the tourist's prowess and strength when they kick off for an evening match at 6:00PM at Capilano RFC's - Klahanie Park. Tickets are $20 at the gate or $10 for youth (under 15 years of age).
Order tickets online and Save - Bundle two Bears' Games and Save More!
General admission tickets for individual games can be pre-ordered online for $14 / $5 youth (plus applicable processing fees). Order online for both games for $25 general admission / $9 youth (plus applicable processing fees). Remember, it is $20 at the gate for general admission single game tickets, so to reserve your spot at Klahanie Park, avoid line ups and save money, order your tickets online today by clicking:
If you have any questions with the online ticketing application, please contact Hilary at 604-737-3071 / firstname.lastname@example.org.
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