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August 02, 2017

Canada's U18 women ran in eight tries as they beat the USA 58-12 in Game 1 of their Can-Am Series. British Columbia's Valerie Wideski, Rori Wood, Hunter Czeppel and Berlyn Seselja all scored tries in the match,  while Seselja kicked an additional 18 points.  Further tries were..

Six BC players in starting roster for Canada U18 Women vs. USA

August 01, 2017

Canada’s women’s U18 head coach Dan Valley has named a starting roster for tomorrow’s CAN-AM Series opener against the USA in Ottawa."We've had a really great start to our campaign - our first 72 hours focused on establishing our connection and culture, and picking up wher..

Statement from BC Rugby Regarding Taitusi Vikilani

July 29, 2017

Vancouver, BC – July 28, 2017: Following the conviction of Mr. Vikilani for his part in a deadly altercation, BC Rugby has suspended his membership with immediate effect. In accordance with BC Rugby Bylaws and Code of Conduct, BC Rugby’s Discipline Committee will meet to review the playe..

Saratoga Cup 2017: Sneak Preview

July 28, 2017

Image: 2016 Saratoga Cup Winners, Terrace Northmen.The Saratoga Cup is contested by the best independent clubs who play in Northern BC, Okanagan and the Interior.  The event will be hosted by Penticton Harlequins on July 29th-30th 2017 at McNicoll Park, Penticton.  Teams will cover over 45..

BC Rugby Announce U18 Boys' and Girls' XV Teams for Ireland Tour

July 27, 2017

BC Rugby is proud to announce the U18 Boys’ and Girls’ XVs Teams that will be travelling to Ireland in August 2017. As part of the Tour, the Teams will test themselves against top international programs, including Leinster and Munster Academies. Made possible with funding from the C..

BC U19 Boys secure third consecutive Canadian Rugby Championship

July 25, 2017

Truro, NS - July 22 2017 - BC U19 Boys, proudly sponsored by Langara Fishing Adventures, have successfully defended their title at the 2017 Canadian Rugby Championships (CRC), beating Ontario Blues 29-17 in Truro.  This is the third year in a row that BC have secured the U19 Boys title, underli..

BC Senior Women Tie with Nova Scotia But Secure Bronze at CRC

July 24, 2017

Truro, NS - July 22, 2017 – The BC Senior Women’s XV Team, proudly sponsored by belairdirect Insurance, wrapped up their 2017 Canadian Rugby Championship with a 27-27 draw against Nova Scotia Keltics.  The result was enough to secure the team the bronze medal at this year&rsquo..

Obituary: Charles (Chuck) Plester

July 24, 2017

It is with deep sadness that we announce the passing of Charles (Chuck) William James Plester on July 10, 2017 at the age of 73 after a valiant battle with cancer. He was born in Vancouver on February 9, 1944 to Charles and Gwenneth Plester and is survived by his wife Sue and their sons Hayden and C..

BC Senior Women lose to Quebec in disrupted game at 2017 CRC

July 22, 2017

Truro, NS - July 21, 2017 – The BC Senior Women’s XV Team, proudly sponsored by belairdirect Insurance, lost their second game in a row at the 2017 Canadian Rugby Championship, falling 17-32 to Equipe Quebec.  Though not quite a game of two halves, a delay due to adverse weather pla..

BC Senior Women fall to Ontario Blues at 2017 CRC

July 21, 2017

Truro, NS - July 20, 2017 – The BC Senior Women’s XV Team, proudly sponsored by belairdirect Insurance, suffered their first defeat of the 2017 Canadian Rugby Championship, losing 7-25 to Ontario Blues.  The BC players put up a defiant performance against a physical Ontario side, bu..