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Senior Men’s 2016 Coaching Staff

The Burlington Centaurs RFC would like to announce the Senior Men’s Coaching Staff for the upcoming 2016 season.   With the return of coaches Jon Goldie – Head Coach & Chris Kelly – Assistant Coach, the coaching staff has expanded this season to include Tony Godziek & Jim Flynn as specialist coaches in attack and… Read more »

Return of the BERTIES

With the great success of hosting a 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 Extreme, were an integral part of the Burlington Centaurs and the NOBS rugby organizations. It is a great… Read more »

RUGBY ONTARIO TO HOST FRONT ROW DEVELOPMENT AND PROVINCIAL PROGRAM TALENT IDENTIFICATION SESSION

Rugby Ontario High Performance Manager David Butcher to run a two-part front row session in Burlington, Ont., open to Ontario coaches and aspiring provincial athletes. (TORONTO, ON) – Rugby Ontario has announced that High Performance Manager David Butcher will run a front row development and provincial program talent identification session at Burlington Centaurs Rugby Football… Read more »

Sr. Women Promotion to NRU A

We are excited to announce that the Sr. Women have been promoted to the NRU A. The promotion was obtained following a hard working and rewarding 2015 season. The women are looking forward to the new challenges and development that come with a higher level of rugby. Congratulations to the women! Also, the women are… Read more »

6 Nations live @ Burlington Clubhouse

Admission is ONLY $20 for the Saturday and all Centaur Social Members only pay $10 for the Sunday games. How do you become a Centaur Social Member? A 2016 Burlington Centaur Social Membership can be purchased at the clubhouse for $25 providing discounts on Centaur social events. (Membership is included with your Centaur Rugby Dues… Read more »

High School Indoor Rugby Skills Registration Tonight Dome 2 @ 7:00 pm

We are excited to offer this opportunity for high school athletes to attend our registration sessions for the upcoming High School Indoor Rugby Skills Session. Registration continues TONIGHT at 7:00 pm. High School Indoor Rugby Skills Sessions – Tuesdays 7:00 to 8:00 pm   Open to all High School players – Male & Female Tuesdays 7:00 –… Read more »

AGM 2015 Review – New Executive Board

Thanks to all who showed up last night at the clubhouse for our Annual General Meeting. Not great numbers but 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 Board for the 2016 Season and the… Read more »

Centaurs Annual General Meeting Notice – Tuesday, December 8th @ 7:00 pm

Good Afternoon Club Members, You are formally invited and given notice to attend the Burlington Centaurs RFC Annual General Meeting will be held on Tuesday, December 8th at 7:00 pm upstairs at the Burlington Rugby Club located at Sherwood Forest Park. All registered members are strongly encouraged to put forth your ideas and determine the… Read more »

Award Banquet a Huge Success

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; Women’s Rookie of The Year –… Read more »

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 »