The British Columbia Rugby Union was first established in 1889 in New Westminster. Known as ‘BC Rugby’, the Not-For-Profit is the governing body for the sport of rugby in the province and is one of 60 Provincial Sport Organizations to receive funding from the Provincial Government. There are currently over 7,600 individuals registered through one of 59 community rugby clubs across the province.
NAME: British Columbia Rugby Union
ADDRESS: 2015 Main Street, Vancouver, BC | V5T 3C2
NICKNAME: BC Rugby
STATUS: Not-For-Profit Provincial Sport Organization
FOUNDED: 1889 in New Westminster
PURPOSE: To grow, develop and manage the sport of Rugby in the Province of British Columbia.