Rugby

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Host Canada makes quarter-finals at HSBC Canada Rugby 7s at Westhills

Over 3,500 exuberant fans watched as Team Canada went 2-1 on Saturday during the Canada Sevens women’s rugby tournament at Westhills Stadium. They will get...

Canada women’s rugby team set to do battle

The historic Hatley Castle in the grounds of Royal Road University was the setting for the Captain’s meet and greet today, just two days...

The great Jen Kish retires

© Copyright - 2018 - Victoria Sports News One of the world’s best all-time rugby players, Jen Kish, captain of Canadian women’s rugby 7s and...

That’s a wrap for the Commonwealth Games

It’s all over – well until the next Commonwealth Games in 2022, hosted by Birmingham in the UK.  But in between there is that...

Rugby Canada National Training Centre officially opens

Fourteen months after the groundbreaking of the Al Charron Rugby Canada National Training Centre, the state-of-the-art facility officially opened yesterday.  The  1,900-square-metre, two-storey performance...

Olympic Talent Search returns to Victoria

RBC Training Ground gives local athletes - no matter what sport they are involved in - the chance to test their strength, speed and endurance...

Victoria baseball player Sierra Gillis identified as future Olympian in rugby

© Copyright - 2018 - Victoria Sports News In 2017, 16 athletes who attended the RBC Training Ground in Victoria were asked to do additional...

Canada name squad in crucial second Rugby World Cup match against Uruguay

  Canada Head Coach Kingsley Jones has named his starting 23-man roster for Saturday’s Rugby World Cup qualifying series finale against Uruguay. Canada head into the...

Canadian Men’s Rugby host Brazil in February in Americas Rugby Championship

  By Bryan Kelly International men’s rugby returns to the Home of Canadian Rugby at Westhills Stadium on February 17  when Canada’s Men’s Team faces Brazil...

Rugby Canada names men’s and women’s roster for Dubai Sevens

By Bryan Kelly Rugby Canada has named the men’s and women’s roster for the Dubai Sevens, the first round of the 2017-18 HSBC World Rugby...