BC Rugby membership is available to any resident of BC. Register as a player, coach, official, volunteer, medical staff, or supporter to become a member. Through membership, we continue to grow, develop, and manage rugby by offering programs for all ages and skill levels (recreational to high performance), educational opportunities and access to exclusive benefits and services.

New Members:

BC Rugby offers a place for everyone to get involved. Whether you play, coach, or just love the Club atmosphere on game days, there are endless ways for you to join the game. To get started, register with BC Rugby or with one of our Member Clubs.

  1. Register with BC Rugby: select BC Rugby - No Club Affiliation

  2. Register with a Member Club

Please note that during the Return to Rugby phase, only sanctioned clubs can register players. To see a list of currently sanctioned clubs, CLICK HERE. 

Returning Members:

If you participated in the previous season as a player, coach, official, or volunteer, log in to your SportLomo account to renew your membership for the new season. If you are unsure whether you have an account, contact the BC Rugby Office to find out, to avoid duplicate profiles in the system. To find out when registration opens for the new season, contact your Club or the BC Rugby Office.

Management who work with directly players are required to complete the Rugby Ready course in addition to being registered BC Rugby members. This applies to coaches, trainers, medical staff and managers

Board members and volunteers (in defined roles) have no individual registration dues. Board and Officer Insurance is done as an annual fee to the clubs (this will be waived if the club provides proof of its own Director and Officer’s insurance or if ALL Directors and Officers are current members in other categories. Update your club Directors and Officer’s listing HERE

Once you are a registered member, you become insured and covered under Rugby Canada’s insurance policy for the season. This includes Sports Liability Insurance, Sport Accident Insurance, Provincial Excess Medical Coverage, and Travel Coverage while on sanctioned Tours.

Under the insurance program, the following activities that are covered include sanctioned or authorized activities, such as games, practices, tournaments, camps, events, and tours. Tours require a separate sanctioning application to access the Travel Coverage in the insurance program.

Insurance Program Broker

Marsh Canada Limited
120 bremner Blvd., Suite 800 Toronto, ON M5J 0A8

David Mew, Client Executive
+1 416 868 2139

Matthew Warnhotlz, Client Representative
+1 416 868 7256

For claims information, please contact:

General Liability Claims
Please send only third-party liability claims to
Nina Mittendorf (NMittendorf@rugby.ca) at Rugby Canada.

Personal Accident Claims
Email: claims.a_h@chubb.com
Toll-Free: +1 877 772 7797
Fax: +1 416 368 0641

Medical Claims

Full Rugby Canada Insurance information can be found HERE

Full Rugby Canada Insurance procedures can be found HERE

Steps for insurance claim process:

  1. Immediately complete an injury and witness report within 24 hours of the incident occurring
    - Injury report to be completed by athlete (if possible) or coach
    - Witness report to be completed by medical staff, coach, manager, match official or volunteer present
  2. Notify CHUBB Insurance, provincial union and Rugby Canada within 72 hours of the incident
    - Scan and Email reports to A_H@chubb.com, provincial union registration@bcrugby.com, and members@rugbycanada.ca
    - Should you have issues please call toll free 1-877-772-7797 (ACE Insurance)
  3. Athlete must acquire a physician referral for treatment before an insurance claim can be reimbursed for any treatment / medical expense
  4. Athlete acquires physician referral for treatment
  5. Referrals, invoices and receipts must be scanned and email to A_H@chubb.comprovincial union contact, registration@bcrugby.com and members@rugbycanada.ca with the Subject Line: Rugby Injury & Claim – ________________ (Athlete’s first and last name)
  6. CHUBB Insurance Representative will process claim and notify athlete / parent of reimbursement

BC Rugby is proud to present the following benefits to its members. Stay tuned for upcoming offers and promos.

BC Rugby also offers the following resources and services for players, coaches, referees, clubs, and supporters. Click below for more information.



Special coverage for BC Rugby Members 

BC Rugby members and their families can benefit from an exclusive discount on their home, condo and tenant’s insurance, on top of any other discounts, savings and benefits customers are already eligible for at belairdirect. Members also receive enhanced coverage at no additional cost.

Help support Rugby in BC

In addition to saving money on your insurance, when you purchase a residential insurance policy with belairdirect, you will also be supporting rugby programs in BC. For each new policy purchased or renewed by a BC Rugby member, belairdirect will donate part of the premium collected to BC Rugby, which in turn supports rugby programs and events.

Who is eligible for this Offer?

Players, coaches, managers, officials, volunteers, employees and their families are eligible to participate provided they reside in British Columbia.

How do I take advantage of this Offer?

To get started, call belairdirect at 1 833 294.2911 or visit their Group Insurance page and mention you are a BC Rugby member to get your exclusive premium. It’s that simple! It’s worth seeing how much you could save with belairdirect!

belairdirect also offers great rates on travel insurance.

Get a travel quote here.

Certain conditions, limitations, exclusions and eligibility requirements apply to all offers. Offers may change without notice. Not everyone will qualify for a phone or online quote. belairdirect only offers home insurance in British Columbia. Visit belairdirect.com for more details. ®belairdirect. and ®Little Knight Design are registered trademarks of Belair Insurance Company Inc. ©2020 belairdirect Agency Inc. All rights reserved.

Ticket Promos for World Rugby Events

BC Rugby partners with HSBC Rugby Sevens to provide ticket opportunities at prestigious World Rugby events.

Stay tuned for ticket promotions for upcoming World Rugby events!