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Rugby Canada Announces Olympic Women’s Sevens Team

© Copyright - 2016 - Victoria Sports News Olympic royalty was on hand this morning as the Women’s Rugby Sevens Team was announced for Rio...

Ghislaine Landry interview – 2017 Canada Rugby Sevens

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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...

Greater Victoria Welcomes Back Pan Am and Parapan Am Games Athletes

Greater Victoria athletes and coaches who competed in the 2015 Pan Am and Parapan Games were celebrated today in a public event at Centennial...

Canada’s Women Ready for Rugby Seven’s This Weekend

© Copyright - 2017 - Victoria Sports News It was all smiles on Dallas Road today from the Captains representing the 12 nations in the...

Rep Rugby Season Begins with Classic Regional Rivalry Matches

For nearly as long as there has been rugby played in British Columbia, the question of where the province’s best players hail from has captivated and...

Exciting last-second try sees Canada defeat Wales to split day one in Las Vegas

Bryan Kelly, Rugby Canada Canada’s Men’s Rugby Sevens Team rebounded from defeat to South Africa to beat Wales on Day 1 of the HSBC USA...

Canadian Direct Insurance BC Bears Drop Season Opener to England Counties

BC Rugby The Canadian Direct Insurance Bears were slow off the mark and fell behind quickly to England Counties.  A stabilizing scrum helped the Bears to a...

Canada’s women’s sevens team advances to Sydney Cup quarterfinal after 2-1 start to 2017

Bryan Kelly, Rugby Canada Canada’s women’s sevens team has advanced to the Sydney Sevens cup quarterfinals after finishing day one with a 2-1 record in...

Around the Capital: July, 1 to 11

Victoria Shamrocks The Victoria Shamrocks are back in action in Langley tonight against the Langley Thunder after an unusual 12 days off. The Shamrocks defeated...