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BC Bears Defeat Unrelenting British RAF at UBC

June 24, 2018

(Vancouver, BC) – June 23, 2018: The BC Bears came out on top in a closely contested match against the British RAF Rugby Union Team at UBC, winning 23-19.  The victory means that the visitors finish their centenary tour of Canada with a 2-1 record.  The Bears will be happy to ha..

BC Bears Ready for Relentless British RAF in Patriotic Clash

June 22, 2018

Vancouver, BC – June 22, 2018: The BC Bears are preparing themselves for an intense invitational rugby match against the British RAF Rugby Union at UBC tomorrow.  The match, which takes place at the Gerald McGavin Rugby Centre, is the third and final game of the British RAF Rugby Union&rs..

Canada Senior Men Make Changes Ahead of USA Test

June 21, 2018

HALIFAX, NS - JUNE 21, 2018: Canada’s Men’s Rugby Team head coach Kingsley Jones has made eight changes to his starting roster to face USA on Saturday at Wanderers Ground in the final fixture of the 2018 Summer Series.  Jones has shuffled the front-row after a tough day at the offic..

Canada U-20 Men's Team Prepare for World Trophy in Bucharest

June 21, 2018

Canada's Men's Under-20 Team qualified for the 2018 Junior World Trophy in Bucharest, August 24 - Sept 10, by beating USA U-20 by an aggregate of 82-62 over two games.  The team was together for six weeks and coached by Jeff Williams, Gethin Watts and Adam Roberts. It is likely that the..

2017-18 Annual Report and New Directors of the Board Announced

June 20, 2018

(Vancouver, BC) - June 20, 2018:  The 2018 Annual General Meeting of the Members of BC Rugby marked the announcement of its 2017-18 Annual Report, reflecting on its year-one progress against the 2017-22 Strategic Plan. The report highlighted the growth of the women&rsqu..

9 Reasons to Get Psyched for PRCs!

June 20, 2018

9 Reasons to Get Psyched for PRCs1.RugbyThis one’s kind of obvious, but it’s the main reason you’re heading to PRCs. We play arguably one of the fastest and most physically demanding sports of them all, and a rugby game is always a challenge and an adventure. Playing in a rugby mat..

Senior Women's XVs Team Announced for 2018 CRCs in Saskatoon

June 19, 2018

Vancouver, BC – June 19, 2018: BC Rugby is delighted to announce the 2018 Senior Women’s XVs Team.  The Team will compete in the Canadian Rugby Championships, to be held in Saskatoon, SK, from July 16 to July 22.  The tournament is the pinnacle of women’s XVs rugby in Can..

Canada U20 Loses to USA But Qualifies for Junior Trophy

June 19, 2018

Canada's Under-20 Men's Team has qualified for the Junior World Trophy after a two-game aggregate series win against the United States in Texas.Canada sealed a 82-62 aggregate victory over the USA to progress to the Junior World Trophy in Romania in August.Game 1: Canada 60-22 USAGame 2: Can..

A British Force Steeped in Tradition Takes on BC Bears

June 18, 2018

(Vancouver, BC) – June 18, 2018:   A testament to Canada’s bond to the commonwealth, the British RAF rugby team takes its centenary tour to UBC, Saturday, June 23rd, to take on BC’s best players. The RAF Rugby Union Team is a tradition as old as the force itself, exactly 100 t..

BC Rugby Summer Sevens Series to start in Kelowna

June 15, 2018

Vancouver, BC – June 15, 2018: The BC Rugby Summer Sevens Series has been confirmed for 2018, with three events taking place across the Interior, Lower Mainland and Island.  The series will kick off in Kelowna in July with the Centre of Gravity Festival before moving on to White Rock in A..