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Paul Eby

March 23, 2013, Victoria, BC (ISN) – Saturday, the Valhallians and Academy head to Port Alberni for a double header (against Port and Comox). The women are away to United. Sunday, the 3rds are at Windsor Park for a 1pm kickoff against CW.

Youth Rugby Co-ordinator

U8, U10, U12 & U14 Velox Boys & Girls Club Rugby

Velox Valhallians Rugby Club seeks a Youth/Mini Rugby Coordinator for the fall 2013 / spring 2014 rugby program. This is considered to be a volunteer position however a modest honorarium will be available to qualified persons. If the selected candidate is available this position may start immediately. As of Jan 1, 2012 all persons working with youth are required to have a (free) Criminal Records check.

The Coordinator’s primary mandate is to preside over all youth / mini matters related to the development and promotion of youth in the game of rugby and the ongoing growth of the club. Although the portfolio is significant, much of the hands-on tasks will be assisted by coaches, team managers and parent volunteers.

The Velox Youth / Mini program operates out of the Velox Valhallians RFC located at 3957 Gordon Head Road and at other clubs locations as the season’s games schedules require. Members play and train for approximately 1 ½ hours on most Sundays in the fall and spring (excluding most holiday weekends). The number of playing weekends will be Approx 11 Sundays in fall 2013 & approx 9 in the spring of 2014.

Persons considering this role should submit a CV, covering letter with 2 references on or before the closing date of April 15, 2013

Please email Mark Pratt at or Craig White at

Potential candidates will be contacted within one week of the closing date.