Velox Rugby News – Update

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Paul Eby

April 10, 2013, Victoria, BC (ISN) – This weekend, the Valhallians have a bye to finish the regular season, while the Academy host Cowichan and the women host SFU. Sunday, the 3rds host Powell River.

Looking ahead a bit, the annual player banquet is scheduled for April 27th. Tickets are $35 each from your team rep.

Player Auction

The women’s team is holding its annual Player Auction to fundraise for the year end banquet. The Player Auction will be on Thursday, April 18th at 8:30pm and the bar is open! Come and bet on one or more of the ladies to score the first try against the Vikes on Sat April 20th. The victor wins half the pot! Feel free to get into groups and maximize your buying power!

BC U19 men’s provincial team open trial scheduled for April 28th

VANCOUVER, BC – In preparation for the upcoming U19 Canadian Rugby Championship this summer in Calgary, Alberta, BC’s provincial team staff will be holding an open trial on Sunday, April 28th at UBC’s Spencer Field. BC enters this year’s tournament as defending champions, having gone undefeated at the 2012 event in Edmonton.

Players interested in attending the April 28th session are asked to confirm attendance with BC Rugby Provincial Coach and Development Manager Dave Brown at

U19 BC Men’s Team Open Trial

Date: Sunday, April 28th, 2013

Time: 11:30am-2:30pm

Location: Spencer Field, UBC, Vancouver

Contact: Dave Brown (

Weekend  Results
Women: Velox 20 – Capilano 0 (default)
Valhallians: Velox  22 – Cowichan 18
Academy: Velox 5 – Nanaimo 57
3rds: Velox 20 – Nanaimo 0 (default)