INTRODUCTION FOR MANY SYRIAN KIDS TO RUGBYRookie Rugby has come to Hazen White School in Saint John. Hazen White is one of the schools where a majority of Syrian families were settled in New Brunswick.Students will be introduced to some skill, fun and exercise for the week. Thanks to Kyle Mason from the Trojans Rugby Club who has come ou..
Rothesay Netherwood Boys Traveling To United States On Rugby TourDONATING CLOTHES AND MORE TO NEW YORK BURN UNIT.Coach Jamie Gray and the RNS Boys Rugby team as they travel to Connecticut and New York tomorrow for a 2 game tour vs Fordham Prep and Harvey School, respectively.They will leave Weds, April 5th to the States. They will play Fordham Prep..
FLAG FOR 2017 THEN MOVING TO TACKLE FOR 2018Rugby 7s has just been accepted in the NB Indian Summer Games for 2017 as a demonstration sport. Will be flag based for 2017 and moving to tackle in 2018 as coaches are trained etc. Huge thanks to Jason Peters for being the huge advocate for rugby. It will give a great opportunity for Maliseet a..
APR 9TH, 2-4:30PM, ARTHUR MILLER FIELD NB U18 7s coaches; Daniel Hutchinson, Vanessa Duffley, Nicholas Boyle and Chris Barry are hosting a free clinic Skills and ID Camp for all interested HS athletes who are U18 and under; ruggers and non-ruggers. It will encompass skill development for both 7s and 15s games and serve as an ID camp for Spruce..
THEY ALSO WON THE COSTUME CONTESTThis past weekend at the infamous Truro 7s tournament the Bad Hombres aka Saint John Trojans took home the 'B' Championship in fine form and costumes. As well, Moncton Black Tide made it to the A Championship but lost a tight contestAnother great Truro in the books.
Peter Pacey and Malcolm MacAfee To Be Inducted Into Fredericton Hall of FameMAY 6TH AT THE DELTA FREDERICTONOn May 6th two NB and Fredericton rugby stalwarts will be taking their place on the Fredericton Sports Hall of Fame wall for all their hard work and dedication over decades of rugby in New Brunswick and Canada. Malcolm will join his son ..
4 DECADES OF DEDICATION FOR RUGBY IN NB AND CANADAOn Thursday at the annual Rugby Canada Awards ceremony, Malcolm MaCafee was awarded the "Chairman's Award" by board president Tim Powers, for his lifelong contribution to the growth of rugby in New Brunswick, the Maritimes and Canada. It is hard to say where rugby in NB would be w..
GREAT 4 DAYS IN VANCOUVER FOR INAUGURAL PROGRAMSThe inagural U18 Spruce Boys and Girls 7s teams wrapped a busy, but great 5 days of rugby in Vancouver on Sunday. The teams had a travel day on Wednesday in order to get from New Brunswick to Vancouver.On Thursday and Friday both teams competed at the National 7s tournament against provinces from..
FIELDS AT BURNABY FROZENUpdated Schedule due to field changes (frozen pitches at Burnaby, who would have thought in BC) to Connaught Park.They are hoping for both fields to be streamed but may only be one. Check it out here: www.rugbycanada.tvU18 Boys 7s Schedule (All Times Atlantic)Day 14:18pm vs ON16:08pm vs SK10:42pm vs ABDay 21:06pm vs NL ..
FIRST YEAR FOR THE PROGRAMS.This Weds, the U18 Girls and U18 Boys 7s teams will be attending Nationals in Burnaby, BC (Thurs and Friday). They have been training hard all off season. First year for the programs and they are looking to turn some heads. Great work by coaches Chris Barry and Nicholas Boyle for the boys and Vanessa Duffley and Daniel H..