Rugby Canada News http://www.rugbycanada.ca/leagues/newsletter.cfm?leagueID=0&clientID=3817 News headlines from the past 3 months Fri, 19 Jan 2018 01:55:43 GMT RUGBY 7S: MARTIN EXCITED FOR SECOND SEASON OF CW RUGBY 7S SERIES http://www.rugbycanada.ca/leagues/newsletter.cfm?leagueID=0&clientID=3817&page=102867 Highlights: The Canada West Women’s Rugby 7s Series opens this Saturday at the University of Alberta’s Foote Field in Edmonton 2018 marks year two of a three-year pilot project between Can... Thu, 18 Jan 2018 08:00:00 GMT RUGBY CANADA MOURN THE LOSS OF ARTHUR JOHN RUSSEL http://www.rugbycanada.ca/leagues/newsletter.cfm?leagueID=0&clientID=3817&page=102866 1929-2018 It is with regret that we advise the rugby community of the passing of A. John Russell, who died peacefully Sunday morning January 14th 2018, following a decade long struggle wi... Thu, 18 Jan 2018 08:00:00 GMT MCGRATH ANNONCE SON GROUPE POUR SYDNEY ET HAMILTON http://www.rugbycanada.ca/leagues/newsletter.cfm?leagueID=0&clientID=3817&page=102865 Langford, C.-B. – L’Équipe canadienne masculine de R7 a accéléré ses préparatifs en vue d’un début d’ann&eacut... Thu, 18 Jan 2018 08:00:00 GMT HISTORIC FACILITY SEEKING FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE http://www.rugbycanada.ca/leagues/newsletter.cfm?leagueID=0&clientID=3817&page=102863 Twin Elm Rugby Park is raising funds to keep the historic park open. Support this community by donating via the Twin Elm 'gofundme' page below. Rugby has a long and proud history in Eastern... Thu, 18 Jan 2018 08:00:00 GMT BOYD AWARDED 2017 OTTAWA WOMEN’S COACH OF THE YEAR http://www.rugbycanada.ca/leagues/newsletter.cfm?leagueID=0&clientID=3817&page=102856 2018 Olympians to be celebrated as Ottawa’s Athletes of the Year at 2017 Ottawa Sports AwardsThe Ottawa Sports Awards committee has released the identities of its annual major award winners, inc... Wed, 17 Jan 2018 08:00:00 GMT MCGRATH ANNOUNCES TEAM FOR SYDNEY AND HAMILTON http://www.rugbycanada.ca/leagues/newsletter.cfm?leagueID=0&clientID=3817&page=102855   Langford, B.C. - Canada’s Men’s Sevens Team is hard at work preparing for a busy start to the calendar year for 2018, which kicks off at the end of the month in Sydney and ... Wed, 17 Jan 2018 08:00:00 GMT CALLING ALL FUTURE OLYMPIANS: RBC TRAINING GROUND EXPANDS NATIONWIDE SEARCH http://www.rugbycanada.ca/leagues/newsletter.cfm?leagueID=0&clientID=3817&page=102847 TORONTO (January 16, 2018) — Today RBC, in partnership with the Canadian Olympic Committee (COC), Canadian Olympic Foundation (COF), CBC Sports and the Canadian Olympic and Paralympic Sport Inst... Tue, 16 Jan 2018 08:00:00 GMT JOSH LARSEN SETS SIGHT ON WORLD CUP BIRTH http://www.rugbycanada.ca/leagues/newsletter.cfm?leagueID=0&clientID=3817&page=102835 Langford, B.C. - After making his test debut for Canada against Georgia in November, the 1.96m, 108kg, lock is looking to make a big impact for Canada’s Men’s Rugby Team in the weeks to co... Mon, 15 Jan 2018 08:00:00 GMT TICKETS ON SALE FOR CANADA VERSUS BRAZIL IN LANGFORD http://www.rugbycanada.ca/leagues/newsletter.cfm?leagueID=0&clientID=3817&page=102787 TICKETS ARE OFFICIALLY ON SALE FOR THE AMERICAS RUGBY CHAMPIONSHIP FIXTURE TAKING PLACE AT THE HOME OF CANADIAN RUGBY.  Tickets and details available here LANGFORD, B.C. (January 15, 2... Mon, 15 Jan 2018 08:00:00 GMT ELECTRIC ATMOSPHERE EXPECTED AT BC PLACE ON JANUARY 27 http://www.rugbycanada.ca/leagues/newsletter.cfm?leagueID=0&clientID=3817&page=102804 November 3rd, 2017 was a historic day for Canadian Rugby as nearly 30,000 fans packed BC Place in downtown Vancouver for Canada versus the Maori All Blacks. On Jan. 27, 2018 Canada returns to fac... Fri, 12 Jan 2018 08:00:00 GMT SECOND SEASON OF CW WOMEN'S RUGBY 7'S SERIES NEARS http://www.rugbycanada.ca/leagues/newsletter.cfm?leagueID=0&clientID=3817&page=102803 RUGBY 7s: Second season of CW Women’s Rugby 7s Series nearsHighlights: The Canada West Women’s Rugby 7s Series is set to open its second season next weekend, when the University of Alberta... Fri, 12 Jan 2018 08:00:00 GMT CANADA'S MAPLE LEAFS ARRIVE IN CHILE http://www.rugbycanada.ca/leagues/newsletter.cfm?leagueID=0&clientID=3817&page=102801 Chile – Canada’s Men’s Maple Leafs development team has arrived in Viña Del Mar, Chile for the Sevenviña Tournament and are looking forward to the second leg of their S... Fri, 12 Jan 2018 08:00:00 GMT LE CANADA AFFRONTERA LE BRÉSIL À LANGFORD http://www.rugbycanada.ca/leagues/newsletter.cfm?leagueID=0&clientID=3817&page=102800 LANGFORD, C.-B. - Le rugby international masculin retournera au bercail du rugby canadien au le 17 février 2018 au stade Westhills de Langford en Colombie-Britannique alors que l'&... Fri, 12 Jan 2018 08:00:00 GMT AARON CARPENTER ANNONCE SA RETRAITE http://www.rugbycanada.ca/leagues/newsletter.cfm?leagueID=0&clientID=3817&page=102799 Jeudi 4 janvier – par Rugby Canada Aaron Carpenter a confirmé qu'il prenait sa retraite du rugby professionnel, pour des ra... Fri, 12 Jan 2018 08:00:00 GMT LE CANADA PRÊT À DÉFENDRE SON TITRE À SYDNEY http://www.rugbycanada.ca/leagues/newsletter.cfm?leagueID=0&clientID=3817&page=102798 LANGFORD, C.-B. – L'entraîneur-chef de l'Équipe canadienne féminine de R7 John Tait a annoncé la composition de sa formation en vue du Tourn... Fri, 12 Jan 2018 08:00:00 GMT