Rugby Spotlight In Pictures : John Moonlight

September 26, 2020. Victoria, BC (ISN) -  From club rugby, to development team, and on to Canadian National Sevens and XV's teams, it is a forgone conclusion that Victoria has long been a hotbed of rugby talent. Over the years ISN has had the distinguished...

Photo Essay : Dallas Rd, Victoria, BC – A Surfer’s Choice

June 27th, 2020 - Victoria, BC (ISN) - With some respite from CoVid-19 fears, windsurfers and kite boarders alike took advantage of 25 knot winds and sunny skies to take to the waters off Victoria, BC Saturday afternoon. A popular destination for water sport enthusiasts...

2020 Canadian Little League Championships Cancelled Amid CoVid-19 Pandemic

  Press Release April 30, 2020 Re: 2020 Canadian Little League Championships It is with profound disappointment and sadness, but with no degree of surprise given the world in which we are all currently living, that I am writing to announce that the 2020 Canadian Little League Championships, which...

New Zealand Wins Gold, Host Canada Takes Bronze In Vancouver

March 8, 2020  Vancouver, BC - New Zealand hung on to win a tense gold medal final at the HSBC Canada Sevens in front of another bumper crowd at BC Place in Vancouver, closing out a 2020 tournament that saw 74,560 fans pack BC...

Canadian Men Unbeatable Through Day One At HSBC World Rugby Vancouver Sevens

March 7th, 2020  Vancouver, BC (ISN) - Saturday, a Canadian rugby record crowd of 39,533 sevens rugby fans were treated to the start of the HSBC World Rugby Vancouver Sevens Men’s tournament. For Canadian rugby fans, it was an extra special treat as they...

UVic Vikes Women’s Rugby Sevens Win Third Canada West Championship

March 2, 2020 Victoria, BC (ISN) – The University of Victoria Women’s sevens rugby team shut out the UBC Thunderbirds 29-0 on their way to a third consecutive Canada West Sevens Rugby Championship Sunday afternoon on home soil at Wallace Field. After running the table...

Castaway Wanderers Continue Winning Streak With Win Over Westshore RFC

March 1, 2020. Colwood, BC (ISN) - The Castaway Wanderers continued their winning ways, scoring early and scoring often as they defeated Westshore RFC 45-24 at Juan de Fuca Field Saturday afternoon. With the win the Castaway Wanderers keep the pressure on their opponents above...

Castaway Wanderers Extend Win Streak To Six With Victory Over James Bay

February 22, 2020  Victoria, BC (ISN) -  The Men’s Premier Division Castaway Wanderers spoiled the James Bay Bay’s hopes of the two-game, regular season sweep by defeating their perennial cross-town adversary 18-13 in BC Rugby Union action Saturday afternoon at Windsor Park in Victoria, BC. With...

Photo Essay : BC Rugby Premier Reserve Division Castaway Wanderers vs Capilano RFC

February 16th, 2020  Victoria, BC (ISN) - Saturday, the Premier Reserve Division Castaway Wanderers' side took on the visiting Capilano Caps RFC in BC Rugby Union action at Windsor Park in Oak Bay, defeating the visitors 18-13. The win was enough to lift the...

Castaway Wanderer Men Out-Pace Visiting Caps In BC Rugby Action

February 15, 2020. Victoria, BC (ISN) - The Castaway Wanderers Premier Division men put on a strong showing with a 25-19 win over the third place Capilano Caps at Windsor Park Saturday afternoon in BC Rugby Union action. With the win, the now 6-5 Castaway Wanderers...

In Photos : UVic Vikes Host Seattle Saracens In BC Rugby Tilt

February 2,2020.  Victoria, BC (ISN) - BC Rugby Union action resumed Saturday with the University of Victoria taking on the visiting Seattle Saracens. Despite a strong second half of play to come back within a penalty kick of knotting the score, the UVic Vikes would...

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