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Rugby Ontario Gee Gage Cup Recap

  The Burlington Centaurs participated in the Gee Gage Cup this Fall. Round 1 of the Gee Gage Cup was at home at Sherwood Forest on Saturday, October 3rd. The Burlington Centaurs forward pack caused a lot of problems for the Balmy Beach II side. Unfortunately the skilled backs of the Beach II were able… Read more »

Centaurs join Nuts & Juggs UK Tour

Earlier this October several of the players from the Burlington Centaurs Men’s & Women’s Teams traveled to England for a 10 day tour to take in some 2015 Rugby World Cup games and also display their rugby skills in the UK with games vs Worthing RFC with the Nuts & Jugs Rugby Touring side. The… Read more »

Late Oktoberfest wrap up – Plate Winners

A group of wildly enthusiastic Centaurs traveled up the 401 to Waterloo to take part in the annual Oktoberfest beer rugby tournament. It’s a long standing tradition, and our attendance has been up and down over the years, but this is the third or fourth year in a row for Burlington. First game kicked off… Read more »

Rugby World Cup Games @ the Rugby Club

The Centaurs Clubhouse will be open to show the big games and during the weekends. Come down enjoy the Rugby Games and support the Club! The RWC only comes around every 4 years. Below is the game schedule shown at the clubhouse. Rugby World Cup on at the Centaurs Clubhouse RUGBY WORLD CUP (HIGHLIGHTED IN… Read more »

Senior Men Recap – September 19

This Saturday marked the beginning of the Niagara Rugby Union Fall Cup competition. The Guelph Redcoats were unable to field a team and the Centaurs were awarded the default win. With the Centaurs 1st XV and 2nd XV looking for an exhibition game, the Western University Team accepted the challenge and traveled with some of… Read more »

Beaver Bowl Champs

This past weekend the Centaurs sent a mixed squad of juniors/buccaneers and senior Men to compete in the Beaver Bowl. We would like to thank the muddy York for having us compete in the tournament. The Men finished on the hot hot day 3-0. It was a great time and our guys had alot of… Read more »

Friendly Saturday September 12 – Senior Men v Western University

Summer is wrapping up but that does not mean rugby is over. Come out this Saturday to Sherwood forst park for a 3 pm kickoff as the Centaurs Senior Men squad takes on OUA Powerhouse Western University in a friendly tune up.  The bar will be open so make sure you come down and support… Read more »

Senior Men’s Recap August 17th

Burlington Centaurs traveled to Waterloo for the penultimate league game of the season on a stifling hot Ontario summers day. The 2nd XV which saw a host of changes got off to a fantastic start with centre Josh Jones breaking the gain line at will early on to establish a solid platform which would lead… Read more »

Children’s Festival – Volunteers needed

This Sunday, August 16 the Centaurs are looking for volunteers for the upcoming Burlington Children’s Festival. The Children’s Festival runs on Sunday from 10:00 am – 5:00 pm at Spencer Smith Park – 1400 Lakeshore Road. We need volunteers to man the Centaurs inflatable and represent the club within the community. Please speak to Barry… Read more »

Senior Recap Aug 8

This past weekend the Burlington Centaurs hosted all 4 teams at home at Sherwood Forest Park. Special thanks to President Andy Maunder for co-ordinating the Centaurs Annual Pig Roast and Kaityln Sharpe, Emily Fretts and the women’s team for putting together the raffle prizes and the Hawaiian Luau. Jon Goldie and The Plaidz put on… Read more »

Awards Banquet – President’s Day dates announced

President’s Day- Nov 7th The best day of the year and its coming to Burlington this fall. Presidents day is a an inter-squad rugby match of PRESIDENT’S XV vs. CAPTAIN’S XV. Drink breaks, Silly hats and glory are all on the agenda for this day. We will be playing for the brand new President Cup…. Read more »

Monty Heald Celebration of Life – Thursday, August 20th – 1:00-4:00 pm

Monty Heald  June 11, 1937 – July 11, 2015 Many of you know this wonderful man Monty Heald passed away peacefully at his home surrounded by his family.  They would like to extend to you to come and Celebrate Monty’s Life on Thursday August 20, 2015 between  1-4pm  at the following location:   The BURLINGTON… Read more »

Monty Heald – A True Rugby Legend

It is with great sadness that Monty Heald, Rugby Canada’s longest serving President (1991 – 1999) and one of only two Honorary Life Members, passed away on Friday July 10 at home with his family around him. George “Monty” Heald was born in Derby, in the East Midlands region of England. He first became involved… Read more »

Job Post – IDN Canada

IDN Canada is a leader in security hardware distribution and is currently seeking an individual for an entry level position in our Inside Sales team based out of our Burlington office. IDN Canada provides security products, access control solutions, and related hardware to locksmiths and security professionals nationwide. The successful applicant will report to the… Read more »

Weekend Recap July 4th

Centaurs, Alumni & Friends,   After the mid-week break with Canada Day the Centaurs were back to practice on Thursday in preparation for the full day of rugby action this past Saturday, July 4th at home.   Burlington Centaurs Women hosted a re-match of the Niagara Wasps women team, after a tough loss last week… Read more »

Upright Rugby – Burlington Centaurs Summer Camp

Upright Rugby Summer Camps are the perfect way to enhance the potential in all young players and develop their personal playing goals. We are committed to teaching the core skills, principles and values required to be successful in this rapidly growing sport. Our summer rugby camps provide a fun and rewarding rugby experience where young… Read more »

Senior Recap June 13

The Burlington Centaur’s Women traveled to Stratford and dominated in the scrum and set piece. The women had a huge improvement in ball presentation and counter rucking. The backs played with confidence demonstrating fluid play and support around the field. A good team effort by working together allowed Amber Aquin to cross the try line… Read more »

Pre Game Team Dinners every Friday @ Eatalia

We have an exciting opportunity to get together Friday nights for a pre-game team meal at Eatalia! Senior Men and Women team are welcome to attend and it will be a great way to get our minds on rugby. $15 a person for salad, bread, chicken and pasta. NO DRINKING! This dinner will be occurring… Read more »