Velox Rugby News – Junior Start Up

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Paul Eby

August 22, 2013, Victoria, BC (ISN) – Come on out to an information session and BBQ for our Velox Youth and Junior programs at 3957 Gordon Head Rd. from 5:00pm – 6:30pm on Thursday, August 29, 2013. We anticipate having an AWESOME season. Look forward to seeing you!.

Youth teams will include U8, 10, and U12. Junior teams will include U14, U16 and U18 (Women and Men). We will be running teams out of two different locations:

Langford – 1097 Langford Pkwy, Westhills Stadium 

Gordon Head – 3957 Gordon Head Rd, Velox RFC Clubhouse 

For further inquires, please contact Marlene Donaldson, Director of Youth and Junior Rugby at 

If you are interested in the Langford program:

The teams this year will be even numbers (see below). Our goal with Velox Langford is to offer teams in all age grades, but will likely partner with Velox Gordon Head with U16 and U14 boys.

Dates coming up

-Thursday August 29: Info session at Velox, 3957 Gordon Head road, 5-630pm

-Sunday Sept 8th, 5:00: info session – training Westhills stadium

-Wednesdays starting Sept 11th: 4:00 training at Westhills, U18 – U16

-(U14 training times to be confirmed)

-Thursdays starting Sept 12th: 4:30 training at Westhills, U18 – U16

-Sunday September 15th: 7 aside tourney Shawnigan (U14 and up)

-Sunday September 22: U12 – U10 to Comox

Registration should be up early next week. Registration 150 – 200 depending on age grade. Check or


U18 Boys (grades 11-12)

U18 Girls (up to grade 12)

U16 Boys (grades 9-10)

U14 Boys (grades 7-8)


U12 Coed (grades 5-6)

U10 Coed (grades 3-4)

Club Night

The rugby season is quickly approaching! The Velox Bar will once again be open Thurs Aug 29th. Everyone welcome after 7:30pm for a drink or two!

BC Bears + Volunteers

The BC Bears have two home games coming up for the Canadian Rugby Championship to be played at Langford Westhills Stadium:

Fri Aug 30, 7:30pm, vs Ontario Blues

Mon Sep 2, 4:45pm vs Atlantic Rock

If you are interested in attending as a volunteer, a number of people are needed to run the PA, scoreboard, and ticket booth. Contact Andrew Smith at if you are interested.


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