The VRU Men square off against the Vancouver Island Crimson Tide on May 26 for the McKechnie Cup, with the match to played at the home grounds of Cowichan RFC, located at 1860 Herd Road in Duncan, BC. Kickoff time is scheduled for 2:45pm. The McKechnie Cup has a long and storied tradition, stretching back […]
Training Players wanting to join the program are invited to attend upcoming training sessions on the following dates: April 30 at Capilano May 2 at Capilano May 8 at Capilano May 10 at Capilano May 15 at Prince of Wales Secondary May 17 at Capilano May 22 TBD May 24 TBD All sessions are from […]
The Vancouver Wave Women earned a thrilling 38-31 victory over the Vancouver Island Crimson Tide on Saturday. Regrettably, the Wave missed out on capturing the Ruth Hellerud-Brown Cup, finding themselves 5 points adrift in the aggregate score over the two-game series. Congrats to the Island on a well earned title defense, and congrats to the […]
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 polarized fans. The Vancouver Rugby Union (VRU) has been organizing Representative teams since 1906 to take on challengers ranging from Vancouver Island to the BC interior to international touring […]
The Vancouver Rugby Union was pleased to be have been represented by a group of talented young women from across the Lower Mainland at the Las Vegas Invitational 7s tournament in early March. The team won three of six matches in the very competitive Girls High School Open Division.
The Vancouver Rugby Union (VRU) is pleased to announce that Charles Brown has won the Langara Fishing Adventures Auction, thanks to his generous $6,000 bid. Funds raised through this auction will go directly to supporting rugby in our community. Many of you will no doubt recognize Charles from his time patrolling the sidelines at South […]
The Vancouver Rugby Union is hosting an online auction from June 15 to July 7, 2017 for a trip for two to Langara Fishing Lodge (www.langara.com) worth $10,000. Funds raised via the auction will go to the VRU’s Provincial Regional Championship (PRC) program. The VRU’s PRC program has approximately 500 male and female athletes from […]