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Photos: George Duckett Memorial Rugby Game

Photos: George Duckett Memorial Rugby Game

The George Duckett Memorial Rugby Tournament was recently held, with Police Commissioner Steve Corbishley capping the day off with the presentation of the event’s trophies. A spokesperson said, “The opening match of the day saw The BPRFC Women’s 2nd Team victorious over a strong Rest team. Faded Blue Kerry Heigham scored the first try of the... Read more of this article

George Duckett Memorial Rugby Results

George Duckett Memorial Rugby Results

The George Duckett Memorial Rugby Tournament was recently held, with Police Commissioner Steve Corbishley capping the day off with the presentation of the event’s trophies. A spokesperson said, “The opening match of the day saw The BPRFC Women’s 2nd Team victorious over a strong Rest team. Faded Blue Kerry Heigham scored the first try... Read more of this article

George Duckett Memorial Rugby Set For Today

George Duckett Memorial Rugby Set For Today

The Bermuda Police Rugby Football Club are hosting the 46th Annual George Duckett Memorial Rugby Tournament at Police Field in Prospect this afternoon [Jan 12]. George Duckett was a former Commissioner of Police who was assassinated in 1972. Mr. Duckett was a larger than life Commissioner who had a commanding presence and stood at 6’5” tall and... Read more of this article

Rugby: 54 Points Scored On Mariners Spirit Day

Rugby: 54 Points Scored On Mariners Spirit Day

The Mariners Spirit Day held at the Warwick Academy School Field saw a total of 54 points scored in the rugby double header. In the opener the Mariners Ladies defeated The Rest Ladies 15 – 5. Denicka Borden scored both tries for the Mariners Ladies, while Erica Mcarthy scored the lone try for The Rest. The Rest won the Men’s game 24 – 10 over... Read more of this article

National Sports Governing Bodies Hold Meeting

National Sports Governing Bodies Hold Meeting

The Association of National Sports Governing Bodies [ANSGB] held their General Assembly Meeting on Saturday, December 1st at the CedarBridge Academy. Delegates representing Bermuda Boxing Association, Bermuda Association of Motorsports, Bermuda Badminton Association, Bermuda Basketball Association, Bermuda Bicycle Association, Bermuda Body Building... Read more of this article

Rugby: Teachers RFC Score New Kit Sponsor

Rugby: Teachers RFC Score New Kit Sponsor

Teachers Rugby Football Club have ‘scored’ a new kit sponsor for the 2018/2019 season. The rugby club, has found their latest kit supporter in IT Technology Company Fireminds. The partnership has allowed for the club to purchase new kit for both the men and women’s teams bearing the company name. TRFC Club President Brian Desmond commented,... Read more of this article

Photos, Video & Results: Rugby Football Union

Photos, Video & Results: Rugby Football Union

The 2018/19 rugby season resumed this Saturday at Somersfield with Renegades facing off against Teachers and Police taking on Mariners. The women’s league saw Renegades defeat Teachers 17-0 with tries from Amy Harvey, Melissa Fields and Jackie Oliver while Laura Mulligan kicked their single conversion. Mariners women continued their undefeated... Read more of this article

Photos: AXA XL Sponsor Youth Rugby Training

Photos: AXA XL Sponsor Youth Rugby Training

AXA XL recently partnered with Beyond Rugby to sponsor two rugby training sessions for students enrolled in the Beyond Rugby program. On Tuesday, November 6, members of the France Classic Rugby team held training sessions at Whitney Institute for both the school’s girls and boys rugby teams. The teams were split up into groups where the France Classic... Read more of this article

Bermuda Rugby Classic: Argentina & USA Win

Bermuda Rugby Classic: Argentina & USA Win

Argentina successfully defended the Bermuda World Rugby Classic title they won a year ago at the National Sports Center following a 25 – 0 win over Ireland last night. Argentina found themselves ahead 13 – 0 in the first half after Matias Albina went gone over for a try and Gonzalo Taboada kicked a conversion and 2 penalties. Sebastian Crispo extended... Read more of this article

World Rugby Classic: Argentina & USA Win

World Rugby Classic: Argentina & USA Win

Argentina will defend their Bermuda World Rugby Classic title, while the USA advanced to their first Plate Final appearance in their history following semi-final day two at the National Sports Center. Main Semi-Final: Lions 6 – Argentina 11 This semi-final match up was about discipline and strength, two powerful teams in the Classic went looking... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Classic Lions Youth Rugby Day

Photos & Video: Classic Lions Youth Rugby Day

Scores of students had a great time getting personal coaching from classic rugby players as Colonial Group International sponsored the Classic Lions Youth Rugby Day at the National Sports Centre yesterday [November 7].The event saw students participating from schools including Dellwood, Sandys, Saltus, Whitney Institute, Bermuda High School for Girls,... Read more of this article

World Rugby Classic: Ireland & France Win

World Rugby Classic: Ireland & France Win

A total of 44 points were scored as the Bermuda World Rugby Classic continued at the National Sports Centre. Semi-Final: Ireland 10 Canada 7 In a tightly contested match Ireland advanced to the final with a 3 point win over Canada, with a score of 10 – 7. Ireland would get on the board first in the first half with a try from Gary Brown, and Fergal... Read more of this article

World Rugby Classic: Lions & Argentina Win

World Rugby Classic: Lions & Argentina Win

The second day of the Bermuda World Rugby Classic saw the Classic Lions and Argentina both advance to the semi-finals. Italy 13 – Classic Lions 20 Italy would take advantage of having the wind at their backs in the first half, Daniele Pesapane would go over for a try early and when Ramiro Pez kicked the conversion it gave Italy a 7 – 0 lead.... Read more of this article