Girls Rugby

CW's Ciaran Hearn Selected As NSMT XV's Player Of The Year

CW's Ciaran Hearn Selected As NSMT XV's Player Of The Year

Posted in Canada Rugby / Fifteens / Girls Rugby / NSMT / NSWT / Sevens

CW congratulates all of Rugby Canada's Award Winners, announced on Thursday at the Annual Awards Dinner, held this year at the Royal B.C. Museum.  Without recognizing each individual, we give special mention to NSWT 7's P-O-Y, Jen Kish; NSWT 15's P-O-Y, Kelly Russell; NSMT 7's P-O-Y, John...


Women Show The Way!

Women Show The Way!

Posted in Canada Rugby / Girls Rugby / NSWT / Sevens

They've done it again!  Kudos to Canada's Womens Sevens team on their victory in Hong Kong.  The ladies defeated the Hosts, 19 - 5; Kazakhstan, 33-0; Japan, 38 - 0; and France, in the Final, 24 -0.  Now that's an impressive record.  Bouquets all round.   (Ed. - We love Rick Bourne's...


Women's Sevens

Women's Sevens

Posted in NSWT / Canada Rugby / Fifteens / Girls Rugby / Sevens

We loved this article noted on RC's website and because we know you read CW FIRST, have reprinted it here. Not only does it profile a special player, Maria Samson, it gives a great update on the Womens program and status.  You go, Girls!  Playing rugby at the international level is not a...


Girls' Opportunity

Girls' Opportunity

Posted in CW Rugby / Girls Rugby / News

It is every athlete's dream to be an Olympian.  Canada's Heather Moyse, a dual gold medallist and Rugby Canada National team player is a wonderful example for our young, female athletes to look up to.  She is the epitomy of hard work.  We have just received word that one of CW's young...


Womens Brazil Sevens

Womens Brazil Sevens

Posted in Canada Rugby / Girls Rugby / Sevens

Canadian Women finished in third place in the Tournament completed in Brazil yesterday.  They defeated England 26 - 0 and now lie in a clear third place overall.  The good news is that the Wallarettes defeated the Silver Ferns in the Final, a task considered nigh on impossible.  Good news,...


Setting The Day's Table

Posted in Girls Rugby / Sevens

The B.C. Boys U18 team won their match against North West Loggers this morning and play in the Final @ 11:00.  We bring the UTube footage below, to you, as an example of the calibre of play by B.C. U18 Women.  There is a tally in this clip that is worthy of any SM or SW's team.....enjoy....


CW's, Caroline Crossley, Shines On Day One

CW's, Caroline Crossley, Shines On Day One

Posted in Girls Rugby / Juniors / Sevens

    CW's Caroline Crossley burned the pitch on Day#1 at the Vegas Sevens.  Caroline was representing the B.C. Girls U18 "schools" team.  The team went 2 - 1 on day one.  Caroline notched three tallies in the first two games then scored a brace in a tough 14 - 24 loss to Atlantis ( we are not...


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...


Around Ceedub

Around Ceedub

Posted in Community / Girls Rugby / Juniors / Refereeing / Rugby Club

      Final weekend for tree shredding.  Thanks for your support to date.  Remind your neighbours!  Saturday, Sunday; 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.       Boys and girls, aged 14 - 17.  Reminder of Vikes Academy, starts tomorrow at 4:00 - 5:30 p.m. @ Wallace Field.  Bargain prive - ten...


Youth Aged 14 - 19, Grow Your Game @ Vikes Academy

Youth Aged 14 - 19, Grow Your Game @ Vikes Academy

Posted in Girls Rugby / Juniors

Starting Friday, 14th January, 4:00 - 5:30 at Wallace Field. Registration cost, $160 for ten weeks until Friday, March 14th. Head Coach - Doug Tate Includes; Individual skill development; Tactics; Decision making; Speed training; Mental preparation;  Fitness assessment; Weight...


Day One - Canada Women In Dubai

Day One - Canada Women In Dubai

Posted in Canada Rugby / Girls Rugby / Sevens

Canada's NSWT moved into the quarter finals after day#1 action in Dubai.  The outcome is good however, the team would not have been happy as to how it occured, beeating France handsomely, thence tying Brazil and getting whitewashed against Australia.   What Head Coach John Tait said following...


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!...


Island Mini Jamboree

Island Mini Jamboree

Posted in CW Rugby / Girls Rugby / Minis / Victoria BC

CW Mini organizers report on a successful V.I. Jamboree held yesterday at UVic's Wallace Field and Velox Field. Teams came from as far afield as Comox and Nanaimo.  South Island clubs, Cowichan, Velox and CW added to the mix.  A total of over one hundred and fifty players from U8's to U12's...


Quelle Journee

Quelle Journee

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

CWRFC was able to take great consolation after a hat trick of senior mens losses over the weekend with a fantastic day of mini, girls and junior boys rugby on Sunday last.  The Minis hosted an "interclub" day, with teams from Campbell River, Cowichan and Velox playing in U8, U10 and...


Rugby Extravaganza This Weekend

Rugby Extravaganza This Weekend

Posted in CW Rugby / Girls Rugby / Juniors / Line-ups / Minis / News / Prems / Rugby Club / Victoria BC

CW will be fielding a record ten teams on the pitch this Saturday and Sunday, from Minis to Senior Men.  Saturday competition sees a change of time when the Ones play JBAA @ 11:30 a.m. and Premier action kicks off at 1:00 p.m.  The First Divies have some work to do to make up for what might...


Inclement Weather Cancels A Great Day

Inclement Weather Cancels A Great Day

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

The day that might have been......GREAT!  Most unfortunately, Windsor Park has significant standing water late this afternoon and all rugby fixtures that had been planned for tomorrow - minis, girls and age grade boys and youth are cancelled.  The forecast for tomorrow is .....much of the...


Age Grade Action All Day!

Age Grade Action All Day!

Posted in CW Rugby / Girls Rugby / Juniors / Minis / Rugby Club

Sunday - Games On!!   Windsor Park will be bursting at the seams this coming Sunday with age grade action.  Minis kick off at 10:00 a.m. followed by U14's taking on Cowichan at 11:30.  At 1:00 p.m. the U16 boys host Cowichan and the U18's open their season against Cowichan at 2:30 p.m.  ...


Recapping The Weekend

Recapping The Weekend

Scotty ('The Bus') Franklin, on the rampage at Gordon Head.  Relishing his return to #8, Scott had a solid game, being named MoM.  (Game photos posted - credits, Ron Willems.) The two matches at Gordon Head produced somewhat stereotyped results, with CW opening up big leads and the home...


..........And Now For Something Rather Special

Posted in Canada Rugby / CW Rugby / Girls Rugby / News

  This promo video for Women's Rugby comes compliments of Rugby Canada.  It is insightful to see just why the Women's program has been so successful over the past months.  You go,...


Summer Sevens Series Winds Up

Summer Sevens Series Winds Up

Posted in B.C. Rugby / Girls Rugby / Juniors / News / Rugby Club / Sevens / Victoria BC

Learn From The Masters.   King Of Sevens, Waisale Serevi will be present in Victoria on Friday, September 6th to offer a Specialist Training Camp for interested sevens playing youth, ages 7 - 12 and 13 yrs and older.  Serevi's magic is known to many, leading Fiji to two RWC Championships in...


Girls Registration is Open !

Girls Registration is Open !

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

Girls registration is open for the 2013/2014 season !    It has been a busy off-season for the Castaway Wanderer girls with many of the girls representing the Island and their Province in summer competitions.    Many of the CW girls also turned out for the Victoria 7s as well.  Congrats to...


REGISTRATION - Back To School - Early Bird Special

REGISTRATION - Back To School - Early Bird Special

CW is pleased to finally announce that the BCRU electronic registration system for all players is up and running.  To celebrate the occasion, the Club is announcing an Early Bird discount for ALL players, Minis to Senior who are electronically registered before September 8th.   There will be...


Solid Gold

Solid Gold

Posted in B.C. Rugby / CW Rugby / Girls Rugby / Juniors / Rugby Club / Victoria BC

The thrill of victory shown on the faces of the "Ponytail Powerhouses", CW's Sophie De Goede and Caroline Crossley after their victory over Ontario in the National U16 Championship game.  The girls, Soph @ #9 and Caroline @ #15 were major contributors throughout Pool play and again, in the...