Photo Gallery – Canada U20 v USA U20 Game #1

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About Westshore Rugby Club

Westshore (formerly Velox) is a rugby club operating in the western communities (Colwood/Langford). They offer men’s, women’s and youth rugby programs. 

Westshore Rugby Football Club
Field/Clubhouse Location:

1767 Island Hwy
Victoria (Colwood) BC

About UVic Vikes Rugby

The University of Victoria features men’s and women’s XVs and 7s teams. They have won national championships in the following years. 

Men’s Rugby (2)

  • 1997-98, 1998–99

Men’s Rugby 7s (5)

  • 2011, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016

Women’s Rugby 7s (1)

  • 2017

About UBCOB Ravens Rugby

UBC Old Boys Ravens is a Canadian rugby union team based in Vancouver, British Columbia. Founded in 1974, and is the two-time defending Premier Champion.

Founding Date

The UBC Old Boy Ravens have won the Rounsefell Cup seven times, in 1981, 1985, 1990, 1991, 1994, 2018, and 2019.

About UBC Rugby

UBC Rugby has a 100-year tradition of rugby excellence at UBC, and strong alumni and University support. The UBC Rugby Program believes in continuing the tradition of developing balanced student athletes who demonstrate a range of dynamic abilities on and off the field; by doing so they advance their program goal of becoming the best rugby development program in North America.

UBC Rugby has the most comprehensive rugby facility in Canada, if not North America, and consists of:

  • The Gerald McGavin Rugby Centre, completed in January 2013 with field views, lounge, stadium seating & two Varsity changing rooms.
  • 4 additional changing rooms in original rugby clubhouse
  • Four (4) contiguous rugby fields plus Thunderbird Stadium for tournaments
  • Smith & Laycoe Varsity Weight Room – a 4,000 sq. ft., state of the art weight room with two sprinting alleys
  • Thunderbird Stadium – with capacity for 8,000, including 3,000+ covered seats with IRB approved turf for signature games

The quality of these facilities has made UBC the provincial Centre of Excellence for the BC Rugby Union and the location of summer programs.

About Seattle Saracens Rugby Club

The Seattle Saracens are proud to have been an elite rugby club in Seattle since 1966 – over 50 years of providing opportunities, both on and off the field. In addition to our Men’s and Women’s rugby program, our community mission is to enrich the lives of young people through our inclusive rugby and community outreach programs.

About Nanaimo Hornets Rugby Club

The Nanaimo Hornets Rugby Football Club (N.H.R.F.C.) has a history of over 125 years. 
It has been operating at its current location at Pioneer Park on Dover Road since 1968.

James Bay Athletic Association Established: 1886 IN: Victoria, BC

THE NHRFC IS A PART OF THE British Columbia Rugby Union (BCRU),  the provincial administrative body for rugby union in British Columbia. The BCRU consists of nine sub-unions (Hornets play in the Vancouver Island Rugby Union) and 65 clubs ACROSS BC. Each is responsible for the organization and operation of their club. Originally organized in New Westminster in 1889 where Alfred St. George Hamersley, the former England rugby union captain and recent immigrant to Vancouver, and member of Vancouver Football (Rugby) Club, became the first President.[1] The same man is credited with founding the first Amateur Athletic Club in British Columbia.
Nanaimo Hornets

  • Established: 1888 Originally the Nanaimo Rovers (1 year before the BCRU started)
  • City: Nanaimo, BC
  • Home: Pioneer Park
  • Divisions: First’s, Third’s, Senior women’s, Over 40’s, Junior’s (13-19), and mini’s (5-12)
  • Total membership is on average 250 each year
  • Colours: Black and Yellow

About JBAA

JBAA welcomes young men and women who enjoy team athletics, as well as social members who enjoy association with sport. We emphasize athletic excellence, integrity, playing for each other, and development of friendships within our JBAA family that, in many cases, last for a lifetime.

About CW Rugby

CW Rugby has a long, storied history in British Columbia Canada. Our journey dates back over 100 years. The club is the amalgamation of the Oak Bay Wanderers (founded 1912) and the Castaway (founded 1965) Rugby organizations in 1989. The Club proudly displays BC Championship banners from 1999 to 2002, three consecutive seasons of interlock play involving Vancouver Island and Mainland clubs- a feat accomplished by only one other BC Club – and another BC Championship in 2011. Whether it is via Club tours of visiting teams of all ages, the National Senior Men’s Team members, players from coast to coast and internationally, or CW players currently on professional contracts, the Castaway Wanderers name and brand is known across Canada and around the world. It is a respected Club of choice for local players, national team players and international players looking to play on the West Coast of Canada.