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Spruce teams head to Nova Scotia

June 20, 2018

This weekend our Spruce u18, u23 and Mens teams as well as our u16 Women Spruce all travel to Nova Scotia for a weekend full of rugby!Friday our u23 mens team take on the NS Keltics at 4:30pm at Gorsebrook field, HalifaxSaturday: U16 Women play at 9:30 am at St Francis field, HalifaxU18 Men play at noon at Graves Oakley field, HalifaxSunday: 11am G..

Provincial Team Try Outs Now Underway

May 22, 2018

GREAT TALENT FROM ACROSS THE PROVINCENBRU Try Outs underway as U16 & U18 Men and Women look to fill rosters for this summer. All four teams will travel to Atlantic Championships in Truro, NS as well as Eastern Canadian National Championships in Wolfville, NS.

Sweetheart 7's Champs

February 23, 2018

Congratulations to the Saint John Trojans who were Sweetheart 7's Champions last weekend in Enfield, NS.The Trojans were joined by the Provincial U18 7s programs, the Indigenous Spruce U18 programs and several other New Brunswick teams.

Ali Massoudi Returns as U23/Senior Women's Head Coach

February 20, 2018

PROGRAM LOOKING TO REGAIN MOMENTUMAfter reaching one of the high points of the program, the Senior Women lost head coach Ali Massoudi, who left the province due to work.Ali has now returned and we expect the program to regain momentem and once again be striving to be one of the best in Atlantic Canada and to continually get athletes selected to rep..

NBRU High Performance Session

December 21, 2017

NBRU is very excited to announce our High Performance sessions for 2018.These sessions will be for top performing U16, U18 and U23 players across the province. High schools and clubs are encouraged to get their top junior athletes to this event to train with the top level coaches and athletes from across the province.For more information about thes..

Jamie Gray to Take Over U18 Men's Program

December 14, 2017

New Names Added To Strengthen Provincial ProgramsThe New Brunswick Rugby Union sent out an invitation for coaches and managers to express interest in one of our Provincial Programs.Jamie Gray, who is currently the head coach of the extremely successful Rothesay Netherwood School men's rugby program, will be taking over the reins of the U18 Prov..

NCCP Community Initiation Course in Rexton

November 24, 2017

Elsipogtog First Nations And Rexton Area Coaches Getting CertifiedNBRU and ASRNB have targeted the Elsipogtog First Nations and Rexton area for rugby programs. Schools in the area have shown a  key interest at elementary, middle and high school levels and with Moncton and Miramichi clubs an hour from the community these future athletes have op..

Cameron Pope Selected to U19 Canada

November 20, 2017

Pope To Travel To Northern Ireland To Represent CanadaCameron Pope, who has represented New Brunswick at U16, U18 and U20 as well as the CRC U18 and U19 Rock and NB 7s U18 Program, has made a well deserved jump to the National Level.Cameron has been a part of many Rugby Canada camps at the U17, U18 and now U19 level. This time he has been selected ..

Black Tide Wins C Side Maritime Championships

October 22, 2017

C Side Maritime Cup Handed Out To MonctonCongratulations to Moncton Black Tide who won the C Maritime Championship against the Halifax Tars.Final Score: 36-29Black Tide had 5 tries, 4 converted and a penalty kick.Tries by Simon Delattre (22, 79), Matt Heston (24, 75) and Sandor Cselenyi (39).Tars had 3 converted tries and 2 penalties.

Loyalists are Caledonia Cup Champions

October 15, 2017

Loyalists Beat Mudmen To Win Caledonia CupCongratulations to the Fredericton Loyalists on winning the Caledonia Cup 22-20 over the PEI Mudmen.America Rugby News Review of Match:The Fredericton Loyalists are once again holders of the Caledonia Cup after defeating the PEI Mudmen 22-20 in a nail-biting encounter at Loyalists Field on Saturday.  A..