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Sad News- Trevor Knight

It is with sad news that the Centaurs announce the passing of past club president Trevor Knight. Trevor joined the Centaurs in the mid-70s, having come from Cinderford, England. Trevor was a talented soccer player and had come to Canada to play for a semi-pro team. After he parted ways with soccer, Trevor switched to… Read more »

2018 AGM Recap

Thank you to everyone that attended the Centaurs AGM held last night at the clubhouse. We had a great season and we reached many of the club’s goals both on & off the field.  After being promoted this season the Senior men finished a very strong 2nd in the league and setting a club record… Read more »

Centaurs Hogg Wins Rugby Ontario award

This past Saturday, Rugby Ontario hosted there annual awards banquet. Our very own Cameron Hogg was the recipient of the Senior Mens Club Player of the year.  Congrats Cameron and well deserved.

Awards Banquet Wrap Up

It was a packed house this past Friday at the Burlington Lions Club. Centaurs, friends and loved all came out to celebrate a fantastic year for the club. Ceri Jones Womens Rookie Of the Year – Holly Baker Women Most Improved – Olivia Cook Women Coaches Award – Amber Aquin Women Coaches Award – Steph… Read more »

Annual General Meeting, December 4, 2017

This is the official notification of the upcoming Annual General Meeting, to be held on Tuesday, December 4 at the Clubhouse at 7:00 pm. Under Section XII (a) the purpose of this meeting is for receiving reports from each member of the Executive Committee, election of new officers and such other business as may be… Read more »

McCormick Cup Round 3 Recap

The Burlington Centaurs (10) Cup run has unfortunately come to an end. The squad returned to “The Square” to face the battle tested Markham Irish (3). The semifinal berth would mark the farthest the Centaurs Sr. Men have ever been. And also, would make them 1 of the 4 teams left in the province which… Read more »

McCormick Cup Round 2 Recap

The Burlington Centaurs (10) history making season persisted as they travelled to ‘The Square’ in a McCormick Cup Quarter Final against the Toronto Scottish (2). The Toronto Scottish were coming off a week one bye. The Scottish had another stellar season in the Premiership, sporting an 8-2-0 record, losing only to the Markham Irish and… Read more »

McCormick Cup Round 1 Recap

For the first time in a long time, the Centaurs found themselves in a McCormick cup game. The cup seeding had the Burlington Men (10) make the long journey up Highway 7 into the Kawaratha’s to take on the Peterborough Pagans. (7)   Peterborough and Burlington are the classification of contrasting storylines going into the… Read more »

Memory Book: Centaurs through the years

“Through the Years” Our memory book was released on Saturday at our 45th Anniversary Banquet and sales were very brisk, so much so that we may need to print more. We are running out of copies! If you want your copy and you are at the club, pay through the computer. Or, you can eTransfer… Read more »

Ontario League Playoffs Round 2 Wrap Up

The New Marshall Provincial League championship format held a new twist and the Centaurs now had to battle through a semi-final and final in order to claim promotion and the trophy. Travelling down the 401 to meet Waterloo County. The two teams split the season series against one another and the rubber match forced all… Read more »

Ontario League Playoffs Round 1 Wrap up

  It was an outstanding Saturday and the Centaurs Sr. men’s team was looking to taste a 1st round playoff victory versus the 1st place team in the Eastern division – both teams aiming for promotion to the Marshall Premiership. The boys jogged out in their wedding white jerseys, and took care of business. The… Read more »

Mens Weekend Wrap Up July 21st

The 23rd of July had the Centaurs back on the road to face the Toronto Nomads. The trek up to Fletcher’s is very familiar to some and new for others. Not always a tranquil place to play as a visitor; though, the Centaurs were ambitious to get back to their winning ways. The 2nd XV… Read more »

Mens Weekend Wrap Up July 14

 There were storm clouds distilling around the pitch on Saturday, but it turned out to be a full day sunny skies and plenty of tries. With 3 regular season games to go, two men’s sides were at home for possibly the final time this summer. The 2ndXV came into the day looking to regroup, and… Read more »

Mens Weekend Wrap up July 7th

After a scorching hot Canada day long weekend the Burlington Centaurs returned home for an action packed Saturday. The warm weather continued, clear skies and all 3 Sr. men’s teams at home kept the thermometer at capacity. The Berties were taking on the Niagara Wasps in the seventh annual game for the Roddy Allan Quaich…. Read more »

Mens Weekend Wrap up June 23rd

The Centaurs finished off their Eastern division road trips with a journey up to Thompson Rugby Park to take on the division leaders, the Oshawa Vikings. The uncharted waters were going to be relentless as both the Vikings Sr. men’s teams assembled at the top of their divisions. Furthermore, the Vikings were hosting their annual… Read more »

Burlington Centaurs Representing Rugby Ontario in the CRCs

The Burlington Centaurs are proud to have the following athletes represent Rugby Ontario at the Canadian Rugby Championships in Halifax this summer. U18 Women ‘AA’ Squad Ketsia Kamba (far left) The ‘AA’ squad will also be participating in intra-provincial competition and will compete in the Eastern Canadian Championship in Halifax. U15 Men ‘AA’ Squad Blake… Read more »

Saturday June 16 Wrap Up

The Centaurs returned home after their bye week and were anxious to get back on the pitch. With all 4 sides playing on home soil, there was a whirlwind of excitement for a full day of rugby. Saturday kicked off with the Berties hosting their crosstown rivals, the Grimsby Gentlemen. The Sr. Women then faced-off… Read more »

Saturday June 2nd Wrap Up

The Centaur’s Women were away to Fergus Highlanders who have traditionally offered up a very tough match for match for any visiting side. Fergus are rich in experience, numbers and individual strength /size. With an almost instant switch from cool to warm conditions at the start of the match, the game got underway with an… Read more »

Saturday May 26th Wrap Up

The 26th of May marked a full day of action at Sherwood Forest Park. The Centaurs hosted the 10th annual Roddy Allan Tournament with roughly 58 teams and 800 youth rugby players. This exceptional day included Under 7, Under 9, and Under 11 teams participating. This tournament continues to be a highlight of the year,… Read more »