• With the great success of hosting an exhibition 3rd XV team in 2015, the Centaurs have decided to revitalize the BERTIES to compete competitively in the NRU B Division.
 
The BERTIES, Burlington Experienced Rugby Team in The Extremist, were an integral part of the Burlington Centaurs and the NOBS rugby organizations. It is a great pleasure to bring this team back to its original luster to the rugby pitch. (See the original news article from the archives re: BERTIES attached)
 
Being an ‘experienced’ Rugby Team within the NOBS/Centaurs organization it is understood that life and work commitments may come into play during the rugby season and throughout the work week but when available let it be known once again that SATURDAY IS A RUGBY DAY!
 
There is no mandatory attendance to practice required to be eligible to play with the Burlington Berties. Only that you make your availability known to the head coach Jon Goldie -  jonathan.goldie@hotmail.com
 
The BERTIES are a great opportunity for NOBS, alumni players and rugby players new to the club to come together on the field as one. “Friends through Rugby, Friends through Life”
    Return of the BERTIES

    With the great success of hosting an exhibition 3rd XV team in 2015, the Centaurs have decided to revitalize the BERTIES to compete competitively in the NRU B Division. The BERTIES, Burlington Experienced Rugby Team in The Extremist, were an integral part of the Burlington Centaurs and the NOBS rugby organizations. It is a great pleasure to bring this team back to its original luster to the rugby pitch. (See the original news article from the archives re: BERTIES attached) Being an ‘experienced’ Rugby Team within the NOBS/Centaurs organization it is understood that life and work commitments may come into play during the rugby season and throughout the work week but when available let it be known once again that SATURDAY IS A RUGBY DAY! There is no mandatory attendance to practice required to be eligible to play with the Burlington Berties. Only that you make your availability known to the head coach Jon Goldie - jonathan.goldie@hotmail.com The BERTIES are a great opportunity for NOBS, alumni players and rugby players new to the club to come together on the field as one. “Friends through Rugby, Friends through Life”

  • Burlington Centaurs Senior Men Win in the Gee Gage Cup Consolation Finals v Crusaders 2
    Senior Men Gee Gage Cup

    Burlington Centaurs Senior Men Win in the Gee Gage Cup Consolation Finals v Crusaders 2

  • The Burlington Centaurs were founded in 1973. The first club president was Dave Swift and the first club captain was Monty Heald... <a href="?page_id=5030">Read more about club history</a>
    Who We Are

    The Burlington Centaurs were founded in 1973. The first club president was Dave Swift and the first club captain was Monty Heald... Read more about club history

  • Two Big wins for the Burlington Centaurs over Hamilton for the Abercarn plate and the Abercarn Cup.
    Abercarn Plate and Cup Winners

    Two Big wins for the Burlington Centaurs over Hamilton for the Abercarn plate and the Abercarn Cup.

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There was a full house at Sherwood Forest Park last weekend with the 8th Annual Roddy Allan Minor Rugby Festival had its most ever participants with 88 teams and just over 1000‎ players and coaches. The Centaurs had a great showing as the U8's impressed coaches Alex Rappos and Aislinn McNally with how well a number of their "mini‎-taurs" performed in their first ever rugby games. The U10's coaches Chloe Seidner and Leigh Bowen were also pleased as a number of returning players are developing well. Their 3 -0 record was a great start to the season. The U12's got off to a rocky... Read more

Burlington Centaurs got off to a winning start in the 2016 season with home victories for all 3 men’s team on Saturday at Sherwood Forest Park. The return of the Berties was highly celebrated and well attended by the senior players past and present who managed to squeeze by Wilmot 33 – 22 in the curtain raiser. The 2nd XV dominated local rivals Hamilton with a 29 – 0 scoreline demonstrating the teams gritty and at times polished performance. Standout performances by Mike Doherty, Captain Zach Dundas and fly-half Juan Palacio were the highlights. The 1st XV took on Hamilton in the... Read more

Burlington Centaurs hosted Toronto Nomads in the home opener at Sherwood Forest Park on Saturday 30th May. Taking advantage of recent excellent weather and field conditions and special dispensation from Burlington City the Centaurs were able to use their home field for the first time this year and the capacity crowd were rewarded with an excellent game of rugby between two teams looking to keep the ball in hand and entertain. Nomads came out strongest and dominated possession in the first 10 minutes forcing the home side to play defence from the outset. This was rewarded with a try in the... Read more

Rugby Enthusiasts!   This past Saturday was the Centaurs Annual Orange vs Blue inter-squad game which was held at Nelson HS.   The Centaurs had great numbers out for the event as the club looks to host THREE teams in the NRU for 2016 with the Centaurs 1st XV, the Burlington Berties, and the Centaurs 2nd XV.   Jon Goldie and his coaching staff were busy taking notes and will continue to build on their pre-season training as the Centaurs head closer to the kick-off of the season in May.  Read more

Putting aside Mother Nature's belated April fool's joke, rugby season is just around the corner. The 2016 Burlington Centaurs youth and mini rugby programs kick off‎ the week beginning May 2nd. The online registration is now live and can be accessed by visiting www.centaursrfc.com/register and selecting "click here to register" ‎. If you are a returning player, just use your login ‎details from last year. If you're new to the Centaurs, you'll have to sign up and create a profile. It's pretty easy to follow, but if you have any questions please ask. Registration Fees:... Read more