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Centaurs return as winners from Battle of the Border 7’s Tournament

Saturday, April 7, 2017 Fort Niagara State Park Youngstown, New York On a chilly April morning, your Burlington Centaurs Sr. men traveled to our southern neighbours for their second annual “Battle of the Border 7’s Tournament. Canadians and Americans, kids and senior players, spectators and athletes alike. All came together on April 7th, 2018 at Old… Read more »

BCRFC Official statement on Rugby Canada Dues Increase

Burlington Centaurs Rugby Club official statement on Rugby Canada Dues Increase:   While the Burlington Centaurs RFC supports our Canadian National Rugby Programs we are disappointed and do not support passing the financial burden directly to the athletes at the grassroots level. As registration of our annual rugby dues were already established and launched for… Read more »

Summer Mini + Junior Rugby Info – REGISTRATION OPEN

We are expecting and planning for a big year with growth in numbers at the club, having completed highly successful programs for HS aged athletes (Centaurs Academy) and Minis/Juniors (Winter Indoor Rugby). As I always say, looking forward to welcoming new friends and old alike! Spread the word about the program and the club! Fee… Read more »

CENTAURS ST. PATRICK’S DAY – SATURDAY, MARCH 17

Start your Saturday morning off with the return of the 6 Nations Games – Will Ireland win the Grand Slam! Or be spoiled with a win from England?? Followed by the Wales vs France Game Club will be closed shortly following 6 Nations and Re-Open at 7:00 pm for Live Music and Celebrations

Registration is live!

Everyone has been asking when they could sign up.. and now is the time. You are now able to register online for the 2018 season. https://reg.sportlomo.com/rugbycanada

BCRFC Online Store up and Running!

Our Partners over at Impact Pro Wear have opened up the first ordering window for the year. The store is up and running now and will be taking orders until March 15th. The next window wont be till late spring so get your orders in for the 45th Anniversary, including the Blue Polo which is… Read more »

Welcome Kaitlyn Sharpe – New Womens Assistant Coach

  We would like to welcome the latest addition to the Senior Womens coaching Staff, Kaitlyn Sharpe. Kaitlyn is a retired Centaur lock who recently underwent 2 hip replacements which prevent her from playing. She remains an active individual who figure skates, lifts weights and trains for adventure races. She will be completing her Level… Read more »

TRY Rugby This Saturday Jan 13th

LOCATION: Sherwood Forest Park Near Appleby and Fairview, 5270 Fairview Street REGISTER – Please register your children when you arrive or at the reception afterward. MEET 2:30PM – Due to the tremendous response, parents should come to the clubhouse at 2:30PM. We can then get the children sorted into their groups and get their flag… Read more »

Winter Mini Rugby 2018

BCRFC Mini Rugby for 2 to 5 year olds (U5) begin to introduce children to Rugby and the specific skills involved, providing a positive environment for children to discover a new world of sporting imagination. Activities are group play based with an emphasis on fun activities that begin the sporting skills for rugby like cooperation,… Read more »

AGM Recap – Welcome New Board

Players/Alumni/Supporters,   We would like to thank all the attendees of yesterday’s Annual General Meeting. The board was happy to present a recap of this year and present plans for the future. It truly was a  banner year for the club and we have the membership to thank for that. We would also like to… Read more »

Centaurs Men win Intermediate Cup – Promoted to Marshall Championship

The Burlington Centaurs Rugby Football Club took home the 2017 Intermediate Cup with a 35-5 win over the Vaughan Yeomen Oct. 14 at Sherwood Forest Park. The game was the second of a two game series and followed Burlington’s 41-17 road win Sept. 30 in Vaughan. Overall, the Centaurs finished with a 76-22 aggregate victory… Read more »

Intermediate Cup Game 1 recap – Game 2 Oct 14th

On Saturday, the Burlington Centaurs Rugby Team traveled to face the Vaughn Yeomen in Game 1 of a two-game series The team with the top combined score wins the Fall Intermediate Cup for promotion. Both teams finished at the top of their leagues, the Centaurs winning the Niagara Rugby Union and Yeomen winning the Toronto… Read more »

In Memory of Centaurs Legend Cye Beechey

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of one of the greatest Centaurs of all time. Cye Beechey was a rugby legend that shaped not only our club but also the sport of Rugby in Burlington. He was a mentor, a father figure, a coach, a club President and a Lifetime Member. … Read more »

Senior Men win NRU A/A2 league

This past weekend the 1st VX and 2nds won there respective leagues.  The firsts finished off the season going 9-1 and the 2nds 7-3. We will continue to practice and work on getting friendlies for our 2nds while the 1sts continue to work and play for promotion.  

Centaurs and Hornets U18

A hard fought, back and forth, game that resulted in a victory for the Centaur U18 Girls. Hamilton, with a physically bigger team started out strongly and dominated the first half both offensively and defensively. They were soon ahead by two tries. However, the Burlington team gradually regained their composure and began to improve their defence. The turning point… Read more »

U18 Centaurs Girls Debut with Win!

The Burlington Centaurs newly minted U18 Girls team played their season opener game in Hamilton Wednesday evening.  Due to some missing players, the team only had 14 players to field against a strong looking Hamilton side.  Regardless of playing short, the Centaur Girls scored an early try and finished the first half up 12-5.  However, after two… Read more »

Mens Weekend Recap June 17th

On Saturday June 17th, the men’s teams of the Burlington Centaurs Rugby Football Club claimed two victories with one loss away against the Niagara Wasps. The day started off with the thirds coming out on the losing end of a 50-12 game. It was a hard fought game by the Centaurs who continued to play… Read more »

Mens Weekend Recap June 10th

The Burlington Centaur’s men’s rugby teams had another successful weekend at home this week winning two and tying one of their matches. The Thirds started it off with a 22-22 draw against Waterloo who scored in the closing minutes to even the score. A few veteran players returned from injury to help the Thirds regroup… Read more »