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1st XV recap

Burlington Centaurs continued their winning ways on Saturday afternoon with a 22-17 Niagara Rugby Union Cup victory versus Highland RFC who made the short trip down from Fergus on what turned out to be a spectacular day for rugby. The men in blue and orange got off to a flying start coming out the blocks… Read more »

End of Season U8 Coaches Message

Sunday September 7th marked the final festival for the 2014 U8’s and U10’s of the Burlington Centaurs Rugby Club. The day started off at 9amwith the kids ready and eager to play an entire day’s worth of rugby.  However, this was a very emotional day for parents and children alike as it marked the end of a season and… Read more »

Centaurs are running for the Cure

For the 3rd year in a row the BURLINGTON CENTAURS RUGBY CLUB will be joining tens of thousands of Canadians to participate in the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation CIBC Run for the Cure. Everyone has been impacted by someone with cancer. Just this past month fellow Centaur Tim Morton’s mother was diagnosed with Breast cancer and she has already… Read more »

1st XV recap

Burlington Centaurs clinched the NRU Division A title with a thrilling win over the Hamilton Hornets at Sherwood Forest Park on Saturday afternoon, securing a 45-21 and running in 7 tries in the process. Needing to win by 21 points over a tough and organized Hamilton outfit, the Centaurs got off to a perfect start… Read more »

Hawaiian Luau and Pig Roast

Come on down to Sherwood Park and catch the last game of the season. We have a triple header with Senior Men and Women taking on heated rivals Hamilton. On top of our usual Bavarian Garden and food provided by the dickens. We will also be having a Pig Roast. So make sure to come… Read more »

Senior Men bring back the Roddy Allan Cup to Burlington

Your Centaurs traveled down the QEW to play a strong Niagara Wasps side and came away with a couple wins. The men short alot of players due to injuries brought down 34 men for the 2 games. The 2nds team used there experience and fitness to there advantage by taking it to the Niagara 2nds… Read more »

Centaurs Annual Golf Tournament – Friday, July 25th

Looking for 10 foursomes and will meet at Milcroft Golf Course at around noon. Dig through your closets and wear your Centaurs Golf shirts (Golf shirts will also be available for purchase). Dinner to follow immediately after the Golf Tournament at the Rugby Clubhouse supplied by the Dickens Pub. GOLF w Cart & DINNER $80… Read more »

Alumni Day Events/Pink Ladies Day

We have a lot of events coming up at the club. On July 26th we will have our Alumni weekend and the First Annual Pink Ladies Day. We will be hosting the First Annual Golf Tournament on the 25th followed by a pubcrawl around the friendly confines of downtown Burlington. Please confirm your spot for… Read more »

Centaurs SMD goes 2-0 v Niagara Wasps RFC

Hard fought matches for both 1st XV and 2nds XV but the Centaurs pulled through and won both matches. 1sts 24-20 and 2nds 22-5.  After a weekend off the Men are looking forward to getting back on the pitch this coming Saturday July 5th vs Highland @ home.

Tragic News – David Tutty

It is with heavy heart that I bring you news of the sudden passing of David Tutty, a long standing coach of our U8 and U10 programs. David, an avid cyclist, was tragically struck down by a vehicle early Thursday evening. Our thoughts and prayers are with ‎his wife Anna, and sons Matthew and Aiden,… Read more »

Burlington Centaurs SMD go 1-1 in Home Opener weekend

Burlington Centaurs opened the season at home with games against a strong Waterloo III side and the Bruce County Barbarians. The seconds XV struggled to keep pace with the an organised Waterloo III side although good performances by Andy Maunder and Callum Sharp were the highlight for the Burlington team. Stronger in the loose and… Read more »

Senior Men travel to Fergus and come back victorious

Burlington 2nd XV had a positive start to the season racking up a 19-5 away victory over a large Highland 2nd XV. After trailing 0-5 at the interval courtesy of a deserved Highland try the Centaurs started to build pressure from the onset of the 2nd half and were rewarded with 3 well worked tries… Read more »

Roddy Allan Festival – Huge Success

The 6th annual Burlington Centaurs Rugby Roddy Allan Memorial Mini’s Festival took place this past Saturday May 24th.  The Centaurs hosted 56 teams from all over Southern Ontario in the their U12/U10 and U8 age groups. The weather and the quality of play from our juniors made for a spectacular day of rugby to kick… Read more »

Blue vs Orange Annual Intersquad match

It was a beautiful day for rugby this past Saturday, temperatures finally above the single digits for the first time since November. The partly cloudy sky kept the temperatures from getting too high, but enough sun got through to make it an incredible start to the 2014 season. Taking the field were two teams formed entirely… Read more »

Senior Men travel to Atlantic City – Win Invitational

The senior men trekked down to Atlantic City this past weekend to compete in the first Annual Atlantic City Invitational. The men played 3 games on the Saturday afternoon and came away with an impressive 3-0 record. The field was wet and the games were a grind but we came away victorious and did not… Read more »

6TH Annual Burlington Centaurs RFC Roddy Allan Memorial Festival

MAY 24TH 2014 LOCATION: SHERWOOD FOREST PARK 5278 FAIRVIEW STREET BURLINGTON ONTARIO PLEASE RSVP TEAM REGISTRATIONS TO DARYL LOADER @ daryl.loader@rbc.com BURLINGTON CENTAURS RFC WISHES TO CORDIALLY INVITE YOU TO OUR 6TH ANNUAL FESTIVAL MAY 24TH 2014 WE ARE PLEASED TO OFFER GAME OPPORTUNITIES TO OUR PARTNERS IN JUNIOR RUGBY AT U-12 TACKLE AND U-10… Read more »

Canada Vs Scotland

Thanks to the Burlington Centaurs past support of Rugby Canada games we have been able to secure a LIMITED number of Premium seats for the upcoming Canada vs Scotland Rugby International at BMO Field on Saturday, June 14th KO @ 2:00 pm. The Centaurs were able to secure a block of Premium Tickets in Section… Read more »

MONTY HEALD Awarded Honorary Life Membership

Rugby Canada is proud to announce that past President Monty Heald has been awarded an Honorary Life Membership, which is the highest and most prestigious award that may be bestowed by Rugby Canada. The award is given to individuals who have brought significant positive recognition to Rugby Canada at the National or International level and/or… Read more »