Juniors

Bouquets & Brickbats - Saturday's Travesty

Bouquets & Brickbats - Saturday's Travesty

Posted in Canada Rugby / Fifteens / Game Reports / Juniors / NSMT / NSWT

 Almost 19,000 fans flocked to BMO Field to see if Canada’s NSMT could front up and dispel the doubts that crept in during the second stanza against Japan last week. During the week, the IRB had adjusted the global standings and Canada found itself sliding one place to Georgia. Short...


Wednesday's, "Ruck & Maul"

Wednesday's, "Ruck & Maul"

Posted in Canada Rugby / Coaching / Girls Rugby / Juniors / NSMT

        FORGING ELITE FITNESS An opportunity for youth girls and boys, aged 13 – 17 for twelve weeks of top class fitness training. WHEN: Starting June 16th, twice weekly at 3:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m., (Tuesdays and Thursdays). WHERE: 708 Pembroke Street, Crossfit Gym. On Saturday, June 14th...


Wednesday's, "Ruck & Maul".

Wednesday's, "Ruck & Maul".

Posted in B.C. Rugby / Canada Rugby / CW Rugby / Juniors / News / NSMT / NSWT / VIRU Tide Rugby

Excitement abounds as we welcome the Cherry Blossoms and their record of seven wins on the trot. Coached by noted Aussie, Eddie Jones and assisted by Leigh Jones, the Japanese side features a much more confident group of players than ever before with players who can call New Zealand,...


Summer Camps For Youth

Summer Camps For Youth

Posted in Clinics / Coaching / Community / Girls Rugby / Juniors

We are getting plenty of requests about CW running Summer Camps for Youth Rugby.  Sorry, at this point in time, this is not possible but  a matter the Board has discussed and agree the importance of implementation...so, probably next summer.  In the meantime, we have received news of two...


Buckley Pots Points In Cup Loss

Buckley Pots Points In Cup Loss

Posted in Community / Fifteens / Girls Rugby / Juniors / Prems / Sevens / VIRU Tide Rugby

Yesterday at Cowichan RFC's, Herd Rd Field, the table was set quite nicely in early matches between the Fraser Valley R.U. & the V.I.R.U.  The Spring Tide (U20) Men, coached by Winston Stanley opened with a lop-sided victory by a score of 78 to 12.  UVic's Fergus Hall led the way in the...


Island Champs

Island Champs

Posted in CW Rugby / Juniors

It's a dip of The Ruggernut's cap to Oak Bay Jr Barbs, winners over Shawnigan Lake yesterday in the Island final by a score of 23 - 17.  Down 12 - 17 at the half, the boys answered with 15 points to bagel in the second stanza.  We include the photo which shows sixteen CW Jrs who were members of...


Players Dinner & Awards Night

Players Dinner & Awards Night

Posted in Club Dinner / CW Rugby / Men's Reserve Div / Girls Rugby / Juniors / News / NSMT / Prems

  This event is one of our club’s special occasions. It was an evening of celebration as we had Yak Dala and Ciaran Hearn present and were all thrilled and proud for them and their Sevens team mates’ achievements on this day, qualifying for Cup play in Glasgow. These two, plus a capped...


Wanted - Players!

Wanted - Players!

Posted in B.C. Rugby / Juniors

2014 PROVINCIAL REGIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS   UNDER 15 VANCOUVER ISLAND RUGBY UNION – SOUTH ISLAND TIDE U15 BOYS   Head Coach: Shane Muldrew                       [email protected] Assistant Coach: Jake Duraan                      [email protected] Manager: TBD   We invite...


Community Service

Community Service

Posted in Community / CW Rugby / Giving Back / Juniors / News

Hats off to Ceedub's U16's who volunteered as Clean Up Krew at the T.C. 10K. Seventeen guys, working as a team.  Organizers report; "best crew ever".  That's givnig back, guys - great job!  ...


CW U14's Raise The Banner

CW U14's Raise The Banner

Posted in CW Rugby / Juniors / News / Victoria BC

U14's "Sign In" with their club!   Not to be outdone by the BC Champs, U16 counterparts, the U14's gathered midweek at The Temple to raise their own, VIRU Island Champs banner. It was a first for many of the parents and most players (except those who had been at Christmas parties!!) to be at...


National Women's Team Take The Victoria Stage

National Women's Team Take The Victoria Stage

Posted in Canada Rugby / Fifteens / Girls Rugby / Juniors / News / RWC

We have been void around our CW site this week but open today's posting with a huge CONGRATULATIONS to our NSWT on their lop-sided, midweek victory over the U.S. by a score of 51 - 7.     This eclectic summary of play (credit to Mark Bryant of BCRN), gives the viewer an insight as to what...


Tuesday's Ruck & Maul

Tuesday's Ruck & Maul

Posted in Canada Rugby / CW Rugby / Juniors / NSWT / Sevens

NSWT IN ACTION Canada's Women play U.S.A. today at 3:30 at John Leckie Field, Shawnigan Lake School.....FREE!!       CANADA U20 MEN Vs JAPAN   Canadian U20's play Japan this coming Thursday to save some face in what has been a disappointing Junior World Championship, with no hope...


Monday's Ruck & Maul

Monday's Ruck & Maul

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

Retina Ready We apologise to those supporters who view our site via Apple mediums, smart phone or IPads. Sometimes our photos will be “pixelated” due to a feature of Apple related to photo size that is not automatically a corrective feature of web sites, in lay terms, that is my best shot at...


Wednesday's, "Ruck & Maul".

Wednesday's, "Ruck & Maul".

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

Standings coming out of last Saturday, sees CW having gained one point on Caps.  As has been said, "a step at a time".  This coming Saturday, Caps visit MacDonald Park whilst Lomas visit the House of Windsor. Focus on the game at hand will be the order of the day.       CW's D.J. Sears...


We Are Fam-i-lee!

We Are Fam-i-lee!

Noticed recently, after a Mighty Thurds contest, the above father/son duo – Kyle and Greg Armstrong. It piqued our interest about this young man from Ontario, Kyle Armstrong. We nabbed Kyle for a brief interview. Kyle started playing back in Grade 9. He moved to Victoria as one of the...


CW U14 & U16 Host Tour from Cochrane, Alberta

CW U14 & U16 Host Tour from Cochrane, Alberta

Posted in CW Rugby / Juniors

CW U14 and U16 had a great opportunity to host a team from Cochrane. Alberta on Sunday in some fine Island weather that the Alberta lads savoured.  The day started with a great 13 aside match for the U14s and continued with some sevens rugby for the older team. Both fixtures showed a great deal...


Ruck & Maul

Ruck & Maul

Posted in Canada Rugby / Juniors / Refereeing / Sevens

B.C. ELITE SEVENS The Thompson/Tate Troupe – BC Elite Youth Sevens (men), have arrived and shaken off the cobwebs in Hong Kong. This is a select U18 team and it will be their third visit to play concurrently, with the IRB Men’s Circuit Comp, in the Chartered Bank International Youth...


Wanted!

Wanted!

Posted in B.C. Rugby / Coaching / Juniors / Victoria BC

South Vancouver Island Rugby requires a Cooordinator, Coaches and Managers for the upcoming Representative season.  If you have any interest in any of these positions with S.I. Junior Boys teams, U15 - U18 this summer, you can obtain all of the details HERE....


Congratulations Due.

Congratulations Due.

Posted in Canada Rugby / Juniors / RWC / Sevens

Hosts, UVic Vikes avenged their loss to UBC at the Vegas Sevens when they nipped The Birds 24 - 19 in last Sunday's Finale of the National University Championship held at Westhills.  Team Captain, Pat Kay, was adjudged the Player of the Tournament and CW grad, Beau Parker played a big role in...


CW The Victors

CW The Victors

Posted in CW Rugby / Juniors / Rugby Club

More to come......however, CW U14 54 Vs Velox 17....


.......And Only A Double Header Today!

Posted in Juniors

Fans are reminded that there have been two changes made to today's rugby.  Firstly, the V.I.R.U. U14 Final will be played at Windsor Park at 1:00, not Gordon Head and secondly, the Thurds game has been moved to 2:00.  We thank Cowichan for accomodating this...


Sunday - Day #2 Of Weekend Marathon!

Sunday - Day #2 Of Weekend Marathon!

Posted in CW Rugby / Fifteens / Juniors / Rugby Club

CW U14's take on Velox in the V.I.R.U. Under 14 Final on Sunday.  The game is slated for Gordon Head Fields, k.o. @ 1:00 p.m.  These two clubs have very good programs at this level and have had some very even and memorable tussles during the Fall and "Spring" season.  The club wishes...


A CW Triple Header

A CW Triple Header

It's gonna be a beaut!  There will be three very BIG happenings for the Club this weekend.  Firstly, on Saturday at 1:00 and 2:45 the senior men take on the Vancouver Rowing Club, an up and coming team in the BC Premier League - a club which has its First Divvies well ahead of The Tricolor...


CW U14 Mud Bowl Ends Regular Season

CW U14 Mud Bowl Ends Regular Season

Posted in Juniors / Rugby Club

On Sunday Feb 23rd our U14 lads battled Velox RFC to a mucky 68-24 victory.  Rain and snow did not deter either of the teams or their hardy supporters as they faced off for the last time during the regular season.  CW U14 went undefeated in our season which started in September. Semi finals...


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...