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NBRU Adds Full Time Rugby Development Officer

January 06, 2020

NBRU is excited to announce the addition of Bailey Andrews as the Rugby Development Officer!Bailey is originally from Charlottetown, PEI where she competed in High School and Provincially. Since moving to NB for post-secondary school at both STU and UNB she has represented the Province with the NB Spruce Senior Women’s Team and competed with ..

Jayden Woodworth in California with U18 Canada

January 03, 2020

Jayden Woodworth performs well in match one vs USA. Unfortunately due to injury Jayden had to sit out of match two vs USA but on track to be back for match three.Well done Jayden!

Athletes Gear Up for Regional & Rugby Canada Camps

January 03, 2020

Top U19 men's athletes & U18/U20 athletes are training through regional and provincial academies to prepare for the upcoming camp. The men will aim to impress and get into the 2020 U19 Rock team. Coming off of winning a National Championship athletes will have to impress to make the squad.The women are looking to make their mark and sq..

NBRU to add Rugby Development Officer

December 09, 2019

The NBRU is proud to announce they will be looking to hire a full-time Rugby Development Officer! Deadline for application is December 23rd, 2019. Applications can be sent to Curtis.nbru@gmail.comRugby Development Officer.pdfFor more information please see attached job description.

NBers Represent Well at U18/U20 Rugby Canada ID Camp

September 24, 2019

Congratulations to the following athletes and coaches who represented NB well at the recent U18/U20 Rugby Canada Identification Camp in Wolfville, NS.(Pictured left to right)Andrew SandfordKaleb RogersThane HuttSam PetersonMacayle WhyteSpencer StanleyConnor LoganJayden WoodworthHudson BarnabyNik WoodCurtis Lauzon (not pictured)

Three NB Athletes Impress at Canada U18 East Camp

September 04, 2019

The U18 Canada East squad who defeated USA East 42-22 featured three NB athletes. Emily Duffy, Shea Hickey and Sara Grant all took part in a week long camp at Brock University which culminated in a match vs USA East. All three players represented the province well and contributed in the final match.Final selection for the U18 Canada team will be ma..

Cole Keith Named to 2019 Rugby World Cup Roster

September 04, 2019

Cole Keith has booked his ticket to Japan. After impressive performances in the past 12 months and development with the Toronto Arrows of the MLR Cole Keith has been names to the 2019 Rugby World Cup roster.

Cole Keith Re-signs with Toronto Arrows

September 04, 2019

Once again, for the 2019/2020 Major League Rugby Season, NBer Cole Keith will wear the Blue and White with the Toronto Arrows!

2019 Atlantics Recap

July 17, 2019

Day 1 Atlantic’s recap:  U16 women had two great matches that resulted in a 15-0 win over Nova Scotia! Their second game was a powerful victory as well with a 59-5 win over PEI. Great start for those girls! U16 Men had a rough start to the tournament resulting in losses to both Nova Scotia and PEI but will look to rebound tomor..

U23 Spruce Halifax Tournament

June 24, 2019

Your u23 NB Spruce downed the U23 Keltics today 33 to 17. Nathan Ginson had 2, Lyndon Pugh and Ifedayo Adegbite and Jack Ferguson had singles. Oliver Larson had 1 penalty kick and 3 converts in the effort on Saturday the 22nd of June. A day later the U23 Spruce team fell to a great U19 CRC Atlantic Rock team. Good first half but 2nd half got away f..