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CANADA LOSES TO JAPAN AT WORLD RUGBY U20 TROPHY

September 05, 2017

MONTEVIDEO, URUGUAY – Facing a well-constructed Japanese outfit, Canada’s men’s U20 side lost 50-12 in the second round of the World Rugby U20 Trophy Saturday in Montevideo, Uruguay.Japan’s Chang-Ho Ahn scored in the second minute of the contest, setting the table for what wo..

CANADA FALLS TO NAMIBIA IN U20 TROPHY OPENING MATCH

September 05, 2017

MONTEVIDEO, URUGUAY – Canada dropped the opening match of their World Rugby U20 Trophy 2017 campaign, losing 31-16 against Namibia on a rainy Tuesday morning at Estadio Charrua.Namibia put up the first 12 points of the game and never trailed. On the strength of a powerful pack, the African sid..

CANADA FINISHES FIFTH AT WRWC AFTER BIG WIN OVER AUSTRALIA

August 29, 2017

BELFAST, NORTHERN IRELAND – Canada earned a fifth-place finish and a 4-1 overall record at the 2017 Women’s Rugby World Cup (WRWC), after beating Australia 43-12 in the Fifth Place Playoff Saturday at Queen’s University.After an early try from Australia, the Canadians struck back i..

Canada's U20 MEN'S ROSTER ANNOUNCED FOR MATCH AGAINST NAMIBIA

August 28, 2017

MONTEVIDEO, URUGUAY – Canada’s U20 men’s team head coach Jeff Williams announced his starting lineup for Tuesday’s match against Namibia to open the World Rugby U20 Trophy in Uruguay.Leading the Canadian contingent will be captain George Barton, who slots in at right centre a..

CANADA SET FOR WRWC FINALE AGAINST AUSTRALIA

August 25, 2017

With fifth place on the line at the 2017 Women’s Rugby World Cup (WRWC) in Ireland, Canada’s Women’s Team head coach Francois Ratier has made three changes to the starting lineup that will face Australia in the fifth place play-off Saturday (12pm ET/9am PT) at Queen’s Univers..

HALL ANNOUNCES ROSTER FOR RUGBYTOWN 7S

August 25, 2017

Canada Maple Leafs head coach Andrew Hall has announces his roster for this weekend’s RugbyTown 7s in Glendale, Colorado.“This Maple Leafs Team has a good mix of youth and experience, as we look to build some depth into the pathway to the senior program. It’s positive to see connec..

MEN'S U20 TEAM LEAVES FOR URUGUAY AHEAD OF WORLD RUGBY TROPHY

August 25, 2017

Canada’s U20 men’s team left for Uruguay today in anticipation of the World Rugby U20 Trophy 2017, which opens Aug. 29 at the Estadio Charrua in Montevideo.Canada opens the competition Tuesday against Namibia (9am ET/6am PT).The tournament, which runs from Aug. 29 to Sept. 10, will featu..

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..