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canada starts off the WRWC with record win over hong kong

August 10, 2017

Canada opened its 2017 Women’s Rugby World Cup (WRWC) in emphatic fashion, earning a record 98-0 win over Hong Kong Wednesday at Billings Park. The one-sided matchup saw Canada post an all-time Canadian mark for points in a WRWC game.The contest was a mismatch from the outset as the veteran Ca..

BC Bears' Squad announced for 2017 CRCs in Calgary

August 10, 2017

Vancouver, BC – Aug 10, 2017 – BC Rugby is proud to announce the BC Bears team ahead of their remaining matches in the 2017 Canadian Rugby Championships (CRCs), sponsored by Langara Fishing Adventures.  Lead by Canadian and BC stalwarts Phil Mack and Anthony Luca, the team has alrea..

Eight Try Victory for the U20 Canadian Women over USA

August 08, 2017

Canada's Women's Under-20 Team closed out their CAN-AM Series with an emphatic 50-12 win over USA Under-20 on Monday morning at the University of Ottawa.Head Coach Jen Boyd's side ran in eight tries en route to victory, while only allowing two scores from the visiting Americans. With the..

Canada U18 Women takes the victory in the CAN-AM Series against

August 08, 2017

Canada's Women's Under-18 Team defeated USA Under-18 25-5 on Saturday evening at the University of Ottawa to capture the two-game CAN-AM Series.With the win, Canada swept the two-game series 83-17 after opening the series on Aug. 1 with a 58-12 win.Canada's tries were scored by Valerie W..

CANADA U20 WOMEN BEAT USA IN OTTAWA

August 04, 2017

OTTAWA — Canada's U20 women rolled to a 45-24 win over the USA behind a seven-try performance.Canada got tries from captain McKinley Hunt (2), Taejah Thompson, Abigail Duguid, Kassell Menin, Veronica Harrigan and Julia Schell in a dominant performance.Canada took a 19-14 lead into the brea..

12 BC Players Named in Canada Junior World Rugby Trophy Squad

August 03, 2017

Canada’s men’s U20 head coach Jeff Williams has named a 26-man squad for the Junior World Rugby Trophy later this month.The tournament runs August 29 – September 10 in Montevideo, Uruguay."It's never easy finalizing a squad," Williams said. We had a few injuries, and ..

RUGBY CANADA RELEASES CLARIFICATION CONCERNING GLOBAL LAW TRIALS

August 02, 2017

With the announcement from World Rugby of new Global Law Trials being implemented in the Northern Hemisphere as of August 1, 2017, Rugby Canada is issuing a clarification with regard to which domestic competitions will be using the updated measures. The majority of the trials have already been in ef..

CANADA'S U18 WOMEN DEFEAT USA IN OTTAWA

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..