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Tricolors Stifle The Bear

Tricolors Stifle The Bear

Posted in B.C. Rugby / CW Rugby / Fifteens / Game Reports / Prems / Rugby Club

KEENAN HORTON WINS BCRN MAN OF THE MATCH HOODIE   As the weather worsened at The Mac, things looked better for the Visitors who fielded a very strong pack, the best on paper, so far this season.  The Maestro had withdrawn due to injury and Ciaran Hearn moved to the #10 spot.  We are lucky at...


CW Split At MacDonald

CW Split At MacDonald

Posted in CW Rugby / Men's Reserve Div / Game Reports / Rugby Club

The Curtain Raiser was a dour battle between a "middle of the comp" team and a cellar dweller.  The day, being inclement, meant the struggle was to be evenly matched, with the Visitors having the likes of Middleton, DJ Sears and Chapman, leading the pack, a sniff of potential dominance in this...


Upcoming And Latebreaking

Upcoming And Latebreaking

Posted in B.C. Rugby / CW Rugby / Game Reports / Juniors

NOTICE TO ALL U15 & U16 PLAYERS   Head Coach of the BC Elite Youth Sevens program Shane Thompson has announced a series of ID Sessions for U16 and U15 athletes.  After a successful campaign in Las Vegas this past January that saw BC U18 and U17 athletes advance to the High School Elite Cup...


Barnburner At MacDonald?

Barnburner At MacDonald?

Posted in B.C. Rugby / CW Rugby / Men's Reserve Div / Line-ups / Prems

A veritable Who's Who around Rugby Canada appears to be suiting up for what could be an epic contest tomorrow at MacDonald Park when CW comes up against James Bay for the third time this season, the previous two encounters, with the exception of one half, both being forgettable occasions...


Tricolors Answer The Call - Rain & Reign

Posted in CW Rugby / Fundraiser / Game Reports / News / Rugby Club / Sevens

News of the Tricolors day at the picturesque Stanley Park has trickled all the way to the glorious Island of Kauai!!  Well, "picturesque" it was not but the chaps got the job done.  'onyas all!  Great to see The Ones finally get Comp points on the board and without knowing the Prems...


Firsts Win At Windsor

Firsts Win At Windsor

Posted in CW Rugby / Men's Reserve Div / Game Reports / Rugby Club

Keelan Chapman on the rampage! CW 's First Divvies started the second half of the season with a good win yesterday over UBCOB Ravens.  The four points earned now places the club in a positive vein and off and running for more.  Ceedub trailed 7 - 8 at the half but soon got things going in...


An Opportunity....

An Opportunity....

Posted in CW Rugby / Rugby Club / Victoria BC

.........to go from a negative to a positive!  CW First Divvies open their "second half" this coming Saturday at Windsor Park at 12:30 p.m., when they take on UBCOB Ravens in a make up game.  CW's "first half" campaign in Ceili's Cup action can only be described as disastrous, currently...


Vegas Sevens Dream Team

Vegas Sevens Dream Team

Posted in CW Rugby / NSMT / Sevens

    CW's Michael Lindross, one of the many lucky Canadian fans to witness the NSMT's SUPERB performance in Vegas last weekend.  The Dream Team, aka Tourney All Stars, included Canadian Playmaker, Phil Mack and Hard Man Captain, John Moonlight.  Congratulations, gents!  And the show must go on...


What A Difference A Day Makes!

What A Difference A Day Makes!

Posted in Canada Rugby / CW Rugby / Game Reports / Girls Rugby / NSMT / Sevens

It's a tip of The Ruggernut's cap to B.C. U 18 Women.  The U18 Girl's (CW's Caroline Crossley and Sophie De Goede), came back in the Final of the Cup to defeat Atlantis 32 - 12, revenging yesterday's loss.  The Banshees (CW's Camille Irvine and Imogen White), also had a banner day, winning...


Heigh Ho, Heigh Ho.........It's Off To Vegas We Go!

Heigh Ho, Heigh Ho.........It's Off To Vegas We Go!

Posted in CW Rugby / Girls Rugby / Juniors / NSMT / Sevens

  Congratulations to CW's Caroline Crossley, Sophie De Goede and Jack Nyren who have been selected to represent B.C.'s U 18 "A" squads for the Las Vegas Sevens next week.            We can also add the names of Camille Irivine and Imogen White who will be playing for the Banshees, an...


Cel-e-brate Good Times,.......Come On!

Cel-e-brate Good Times,.......Come On!

Posted in Community / CW Rugby / Girls Rugby / Giving Back / Rugby Club

  CW Family offers its best wishes to Girls' Coach Marley Riordan (and husband, Pat), on the birth of their second child, a daughter!    Marls will actually have to take some time off from coaching-'onya, Marley! Also, over the holiday season, Captain Tieds announced his engagement...


Unsung Hero - On The Field

Unsung Hero - On The Field

Posted in Canada Rugby / CW Rugby / Giving Back / Prems / Rugby Club / Victoria BC

2014’s first Unsung Hero, on the field, needs little introduction – a warrior, respected by friend and foe, a leader and friend, Roger Robinson.  In a season when Roggie probably would have preferred to focus on coaching, he has answered the bell on a number of occasions to don the cleats and...


Unsung Volunteers - Giving Back

Unsung Volunteers - Giving Back

Posted in Coaching / Community / CW Rugby / Giving Back / Minis

  It is appropriate at this time of year when giving is so important, that we end our final interview for this year in the series of "Heros", by introducing our two U8 Mini Rugby Coaches - Ed Knaggs and Tom Browne. We'll kick it off with Ed. CW: How long have you been associated with CW or...


B.C. R.U. Coach & Referee Clinics

B.C. R.U. Coach & Referee Clinics

Posted in Clinics / B.C. Rugby / Coaching / CW Rugby / Refereeing

2014 BC Rugby Coach and Referee Clinics Dates: Sat. Jan 18th – Sun. Jan 19th, 2014Location: St. George's School, 4175 West 29th Ave, Vancouver, BCOptions: Introduction to Competition Course: $200.00 plus taxInitiation to Rugby Course: $90.00 plus taxIRB Level 1 Sevens: $125.00 plus taxLevel...


Merry Christmas To All

Merry Christmas To All

Posted in B.C. Rugby / CW Rugby / Juniors / News / Prems / Sevens

With a sack the size of this, we hope that Santa has some goodies for CW!  Apart from the U16's Provincial Title, the Fall represented rather slim pickings for The Tricolor. We hope it also contains a good recovery for NSMT Sevens, off to Vegas on January, 24 - 26.  With some "home town"...


You Bring 'em; We Chip 'em!

You Bring 'em; We Chip 'em!

Posted in Community / CW Rugby / Giving Back

CW embarks, if you'll pardon the pun, on its annual tree chipping fundraiser on Sunday, December 29th.  In conjunction with Bartlett's Tree Service, the all-you-need-to-know-about-trees-business, we will be collecting trees at our home ground at Windsor Park on 29/12 (noon - 4:00 p.m.);...


A Banner Night At DSC

A Banner Night At DSC

Posted in B.C. Rugby / CW Rugby / Juniors / News

We are at our strongest, based on Spence's "Pyramid Theory".  Co-captains, Jonah Hall, Brayden Tate and Brandon Schellenberger hold the banner. CW's B.C. Championship U16 team assembled at The Temple on Wednesday to celebrate their season and hoist their Championship Banner.  The players...


Meet Our Sponsors - Vital Health Pharmacy

Meet Our Sponsors - Vital Health Pharmacy

Posted in CW Rugby / News / Rugby Club / Victoria BC

Vital Pharmacy is a recent CW sponsor, so it was with interest that we recently interviewed one of the owners, Don Swainson.   CW: What is Vital Health Pharmacy all about? "Vital Health Pharmacy is a new kind of pharmacy, specializing in health needs solely (versus being a "general...


Christmas Spirit

Christmas Spirit

Posted in Community / CW Rugby / Giving Back / Victoria BC

Pictured, The Prez & long time CW stalwart, Dick Hales. A tip of the Ruggernut's cap to club dudes giving back to our community.  Firstly, to those who helped "fill the Salvation Army bell", undertaking their shift under chilly conditions - great stuff.  Then it was at dark in the Oak...


C.W. U16's, B.C. Champs

C.W. U16's, B.C. Champs

Posted in B.C. Rugby / CW Rugby / Game Reports / Juniors

What a day for the two top U.16 sides in the province to clash for the provincial title! The wind threatened to cancel the ferries and the rain threatened to soak the field but neither came between this  exchange  between Castaway-Wanderers from Victoria and Bayside Sharks of Surrey....


Just Deserves

Just Deserves

Posted in Canada Rugby / CW Rugby / News / Sevens

CW offers its congratulations to newly announced Rugby Canada VII's Captain for the Dubai Sevens starting tomorrow, John Moonlight. Moonlight, who has been a consistent performer on the circuit in recent seasons, is joined by Nanyak Dala, Adam Kleeberger, Harry Jones, Ciaran Hearn, Connor...


A Goal Setter

A Goal Setter

Posted in CW Rugby / News / NSMT

CW congratulates NSMT and London Irish's, Jebb Sinclair on recognition for his hard work in the Irish's tough loss to Leicester last weekend.  Jebb toiled at Ceedub, coming from the east, for a couple of seasons as a "youngster" and always was confident that he would "make it".  He backed...


U14 Road Warriors

U14 Road Warriors

Posted in CW Rugby / Game Reports / Juniors

CW U14s are at it again! The U14s made their first 'overseas trip' last Sunday and came back victorious! The team was re-organized into two sevens teams to compete in the U-14 and U-13 final seven-a-side tournament of the Fall season last Sunday in Abbotsford. The tournament included a mix...


Meet Our Parents Night

Meet Our Parents Night

Posted in Community / CW Rugby / Girls Rugby / Juniors / Minis / News

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER, 28TH.     CW is hosting this event at DISCOVERY SPORTS CLUB - 714 DISCOVERY ST., with the hopes that many of our parents of mini, girls and junior rugby players can make the effort to drop in to the club, 7:30 - 10:00 p.m.    The purpose of the evening is purely social!...


Grey Cup Curtain Raisers

Grey Cup Curtain Raisers

Posted in B.C. Rugby / CW Rugby / Juniors

Rugby fans who took time to watch the two matches at Windsor Park on Sunday, winding up the V.I.R.U. Juniors’ (U16 & U18) season were treated to some excellent rugby.  The action started with CW playing some champagne rugby for the assembled throng, taking on the Velox club in U16...