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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 »

Senior Mens Recap June 6th

Burlington Centaurs RFC continued their winning ways on the weekend with wins against the Hamilton Hornets for both the 2nd XV and 1st XV. Beautiful conditions at Sherwood Forest made for an entertaining open game in the second XV fixture which would see the 2nd XV prevail I their 3rd league game by a score… Read more »

Job Opportunity

Custom Granite & Marble Ltd are looking for granite polishers and machine operators. Please contact Mike Card (former Centaur All-Star hooker) at Mike@gogranite.ca www.gogranite.ca  

Senior Mens Recap May 30th

Burlington Centaurs travelled to Fergus Saturday to take on a gritty Highland RFC club looking to capitalise on their opening day victory against Guelph. The 2nd XV came up against a strong Highland scrummage in the opening half and struggled to assert any authority or gain any momentum from the set piece. What followed was… Read more »

Senior Teams Recap May 23rd

Centaur Women vs St. Catharine’s Tigers  The Centaur women defeated the St. Catharine’s Tigers by a score of 44-8. The women forwards worked hard for possession and were matchless in the set piece winning all of their line outs and scrums over the opposition. The forward dominance provided the backs with great ball and the… Read more »

Roddy Allan Tournament Recap

On Saturday May 23rd, the provincial mini rugby season started as over 650 girls and boys descended on Sherwood Forest Park for the Burlington Centaurs 7th annual Roddy Allan Memorial Mini Rugby Festival. Rugby clubs from across the province entered 62 teams at the  U8, U10 and U12 levels. The U8 and U10 divisions play… Read more »

Roddy Allan Tournament

Each year for the last few years, the Centaurs have hosted a tournament called the Roddy Allan tournament. This year, since there are so many new faces to the club, I thought it would be a great idea to let you know who he was. His picture is just inside the door to the clubhouse,… Read more »

Centaur Weekend Game Recap May 09

This Saturday was the Burlington Centaurs 1st time the season playing on our home pitch at Sherwood Forest Park and there was plenty of action with the Centaurs hosting the Mississauga Blues in pre-season triple headed.   It was a hot and humid afternoon when the Centaurs Women took the pitch against the Mississauga Blues… Read more »

Centaurs Pre-Season Games @ Sherwood Park TOMORROW

Centaurs, Alumni & Rugby Enthusiasts, The Rugby Pitch at Sherwood Forest Park officially opened this week. This Saturday the Centaurs are hosting the Mississauga Blues in TRIPLE HEADER ACTION! The Centaurs Women are looking strong and will host the Mississauga Blues Women’s Team with KO at NOON. The Centaurs 2nd XV host Mississauga Blues with… Read more »

Weekend Recap April 25th

Over the weekend the Burlington Centaurs Rugby Club was involved in the Sherwood Forest Park Spring Clean-Up Green-UP Event organized by the Friends of Sheldon Creek Watershed. The Centaurs along with numerous groups from the community were able to clean up the park and the creek.   Saturday, April 25th the Burlington Centaurs senior men… Read more »

VOUNTEEERS NEEDED – Sherwood Forest Park & Sheldon Creek Clean-Up

THIS SATURDAY April 25th 9:00 am – 11:00 am   In honour of Earth Day this week and to give back to the community the Centaurs will be helping the Friends of the Sheldon Creek Watershed with their annual spring clean-up. This also includes helping to clean up our own home, Sherwood Forest Park.  … Read more »