This Saturday, the last game of the ARC tourney vs Brazil this Saturday. Cole Keith retains his #18 jersey which he has all tournament.Watch it on TSN Go Live!Or on Sunday on TSN 2
NEW BOARD MEMBER'S ELECTEDToday NB Rugby's Annual General Meeting occurred with good representation from the clubs, coaching and referee directors. Updates were given, reports handed out and discussions had. Two board members' terms were up and huge thanks to outgoing secretary Bill Chase and VP Lloyd Murphy for their terms.Ne..
SUPPORTING NEW HS NBIAA 7S PROGRAMThis past Saturday at NBCC Woodstock, 11 new coaches were World Rugby Level 1 7s trained. Huge thanks to facilitators Simon Pacey and Malcolm Macafee for the delivery. As well, thanks to Blaine Thompkins for orgainizing the facilities for the course and NBCC for providing the space.
Huge congratulations to coach Marth Adams and the Rothesay High School girls team who won a 5000.00 equipment grant from Playtex Playon. The money will go towards buying new tackle suits, rings, balls, pass development balls, bop bags, shorts and spandex.Great work!!!
25 FRANCOPHONE TEACHERS TRAINED IN ROOKIE RUGBY IN TWO DAYSThis past Friday in Campbellton and today in Bathurst, Paul Arsenault, who is NB Rugby's French Rugby Ambassador, did two, two hour Rookie Rugby sessions with 25 Francophone teachers, 7 in Campbellton and 18 in Bathurst. They were shown skills, some drills and activities along with how ..
Canada’s senior men’s head coach Mark Anscombe has made five changes ahead of Saturday’s Americas Rugby Championship clash against the USA. Rob Brouwer, Ray Barkwill, Reegan O’Gorman, Phil Mack and Robbie Povey all come into the starting XV. It will mark O’Gorman and Povey’s first test starts for Canada.&nbs..
WEATHER GETS IN THE WAY OF THE FUNThis week, Rookie Rugby was visiting Rexton, NB and Eleanor Graham Middle School. Unfortunatly mother nature had different plans for Rookie Rugby as the students only got to experience one day of throwing the egg-shaped ball. In that one day though, the students really enjoyed it and 2 classes actually played..
Cole Kieth on Saturday became the 4th NBer behind Simon Pacey, Jebb Sinclair and Chauncey Otoole to recieve a senior cap. He did so when he took to the field at the 50th minute mark against Chile. He had a great impact with some line breaks, nice ball movement and all around physicality on the field. Great work Cole. NB is proud of..
First International Cap LANGFORD — Canada’s senior men’s head coach Mark Anscombe has made five changes to his starting XV for Saturday’s Americas Rugby Championship match against Chile as Canada seeks its 100th test victory.Djustice Sears-Duru, Benoit ..