Tag: Bermuda rugby

Bermuda Rugby Team Traveling To Mexico City

Bermuda Rugby Team Traveling To Mexico City

The Bermuda National Rugby Team, ranked number 52 in the world, is getting set to travel to Mexico City on Thursday, April 24 in order to play in an internationally sanctioned match against growing regional rugby power Mexico. A spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Rugby Union is building towards the northern Caribbean Championship games against USA... Read more of this article

Bermuda Win Noel-Simmons Memorial Trophy

Bermuda Win Noel-Simmons Memorial Trophy

The Bermuda Under 16 rugby team won the Devrae Noel-Simmons Memorial Trophy after defeating the Trinity College Under 16 team at the Somersfield Academy School Field yesterday [Apr 19]. The Bermuda team dominated the match from start to finish winning 19 – 0. Bermuda got tries from Jonathan Alves, Jahniko Francis and Padraic O’Shaughnessy, while... Read more of this article

Bermuda Rugby Team Defeat Brown University

Bermuda Rugby Team Defeat Brown University

A Bermuda Select took on Brown University at the National Sports Center, with the Bermuda Select coming out on top 48 – 12. Dustin Archibald gave the Bermuda Select a 5 – 0 lead in the first half when he went over for a Try, Rich Cumbers kicked the Conversion to extend the lead to 7 – 0. Neville Zuill next went over for the Bermuda Select... Read more of this article

Former WWE Champ Layfield Backs Earth Hour

Former WWE Champ Layfield Backs Earth Hour

Former WWE champion and Bermuda resident John Layfield [pictured left] is urging people to turn out in force to show support for Earth Hour. Mr. Layfield founded Beyond Rugby Bermuda, a partnership between the Family Center and Bermuda Rugby Football Union, to give children a better environment in which to do well. “Beyond Rugby was developed... Read more of this article

Validus & Aspen To Sponsor Beyond Rugby

Validus & Aspen To Sponsor Beyond Rugby

Validus Holdings, Ltd. and Aspen Re said they are proud to sponsor The 3rd Annual Beyond Rugby Bermuda Play for Success Rugby Championship Day, taking place on Friday, March 28th at the National Stadium. The Championship Day will feature a friendly match with members of Beyond Rugby teams and participants from Validus and Aspen Re. Both Validus and... Read more of this article

Bermuda Rugby Team Fall to Brown University

Bermuda Rugby Team Fall to Brown University

Brown University — who are visiting the island from Rhode Island for a three match test-series against Bermuda’s Invitational teams — began their tour against the Bermuda Under 19’s. Bermuda started off brightly with some good lines of running and big tackles being made. Chakote Wainwright-Basden scored after a well-worked team effort... Read more of this article

Police Defeat Renegades In Nichol Shield Final

Police Defeat Renegades In Nichol Shield Final

The Bermuda Rugby Football Union’s Nichol Shield Final —  Bermuda’s Oldest Rugby Cup competition — took place at the Police Field this weekend. In a very competitive hard fought game the Police forwards where able to nullify the heavy weight Renegades pack. The experience and aggressive attacking play of the Police back line secured... Read more of this article

Rugby: Canadian Youth Tour, Senior Cup Results

Rugby: Canadian Youth Tour, Senior Cup Results

The Canadian Invitational Youth Rugby players got their tour off to a good start winning four of six finals on the Opening Day at the National Sports Center. Canada won the Under 13 Seven’s Final defeating Bermuda 35 – 10, it was an all Canada Final in the Under 15 Seven’s Division, Canada A defeated Canada B 20 – 10. Bermuda’s lone win... Read more of this article

Beyond Rugby To Celebrate Championship Day

Beyond Rugby To Celebrate Championship Day

Beyond Rugby Bermuda will hold a Rugby Championship event on Friday, March 28th, 2014. This programme combines rugby with other ways to support healthy youth development. The Beyond Rugby programme helps young people to develop good character and succeed in school while having fun and staying fit. The group offers daily homework support and a meal after... Read more of this article

Rugby Extravaganza To Be Held This Weekend

Rugby Extravaganza To Be Held This Weekend

Rugby continues this weekend with a rugby extravaganza on display at the National Sports Center. The first organized rugby competition “The Nichol Shield” was introduced by the Bermuda Athletic Association in 1922 as such it is one of the longest running knock out competitions in Bermuda. The Men’s Nichol Shield Semifinal and the Women’s Scully... Read more of this article


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