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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 »

Canada Touch Rugby

Try Rugby Day will be held on Sunday, June 25th at Sherwood Forest Park from 1:00-3:00 pm. Great for new players or parents to test the waters and for veterans looking to drop in for some fitness. League kick off Sunday July 9th (10 weeks of rugby) Teams and Individual players always welcome THE FIRST… Read more »

Weekend Recap May 27 – Senior Squads v Hamilton Hornets

Burlington Centaurs Senior women opened their season win against the Hamilton Hornets with a score of 35-19, the first ever win over these opponents. Despite a hamstring injury, newcomer Rachel Ghargoury ran for 41 meters to score a pivotal try. Women’s Director, Aislinn McNally says “We have had a surge of registrations and are expecting to have… Read more »

Weekend Recap May 27 – Roddy Allan Festival

RODDY ALLAN FESTIVAL: A huge success by all accounts with nearly 900 athletes, 2000 people, and 1000 hot dogs grilled, all hosted at Sherwood. This is the 9th annual tournament that opens the season in Mini Rugby for teams from Niagara to Markham. U8s: With a big squad of new kids and seasoned players, the U8 Mini-taurs… Read more »

Ontario Blues Match Preview – May 20 v. Glendale Raptors

As May long weekend approaches and rugby season begins, a few of Ontario’s finest Senior Men’s players will be taking the pitch in Burlington in what is likely to be the most anticipated games on the Blues’ calendar. The Blues will be taking on the Glendale Raptors at Sherwood Forest Park in Burlington, Ontario on… Read more »

2017 Registration is live

Calling all Centaurs, this upcoming season is quickly approaching. Are you ready? Online registration is now online so you can register yourself or your child. Register Here If you have any questions or issues with registration, please contact snrmen@centaursrfc.com

Senior Women Head Coaching Announcement

The Burlington Centaurs RFC is proud to announce the appointment of Paul Harrington as the new head coach for our Senior Women’s Team. Some of you may remember him from the amazing skills session he ran for us back in the fall. Paul Currently lives in England but will be making a move to Burlington… Read more »

Snr Men Head Coaching Announcement

The Burlington Centaurs RFC are proud to announce the appointment of Chris Kelly to the role Head Coach for the Senior Men’s Division. After spending two years as Assistant Coach, Chris is a natural fit for the position. He is a World Rugby Level Two trained coach and has previously coached the under 16, 18,… Read more »

2016 AGM Review – New Board Elected

Thanks to all who showed up last night at the clubhouse for our Annual General Meeting. Lots of Old Boys and Womens team members were in attendance. It was good to see so people truly care about what is happening with our club and the work it takes run it. Congratulations to our new Executive… Read more »

Awards Banquet wrap up

The executive would like to thank everyone for coming out last night to our year end Awards Dinner and Dance. What a great way to cap off the year with a sold out venue, dinner and drinks with your club mates. We would like to congratulate our award winners;

Annual General Meeting Dec 6th @ 6 pm

On Tuesday, December 6th at 6:00 pm is the chance for all registered members in good standing to come together to determine the direction and future of the Burlington Centaurs RFC by attending the Centaurs Annual General Meeting. The Nomination board will be up this week at the clubhouse. Your input is extremely important and… Read more »

President’s Day October 29th

  For those who did not come last year. The President’s Day match will be the 2nd annual match held at the end of the season between two teams made up from our club.  There is a President’s XV and a Captain’s XV (chosen by club President and club Captain). . During the match drink breaks are Frequent and encouraged. What is required Silly Hat is mandatory… Read more »