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Padraic O’Shaughnessy’s Club Earns Promotion

Padraic O’Shaughnessy’s Club Earns Promotion

Padraic O’Shaughnessy, who plays for the Maasstricht Maraboes in the Netherlands Rugby Union, has seen his club elevated to the first division after being named second division champions. A spokesperson said, “What a debut year for Padraic O’Shaughnessy with the Maasstricht Maraboes Rugby club – they secured promotion to the Dutch Men’s... Read more of this article

58 Honoured At Denton Hurdle Memorial Awards

58 Honoured At Denton Hurdle Memorial Awards

Fifty eight student athletes were honoured tonight [June 21] at the 34th annual Denton Hurdle Memorial Awards at Warwick Academy. These awards, honoring the late Denton Hurdle, are used to highlight, recognize and reward the finest primary, middle and senior school student-athletes. Denton Hurdle was a keen sportsman who attended Warwick Academy, Bermuda... Read more of this article

Rugby Players To Benefit From Elite Skills Clinics

Rugby Players To Benefit From Elite Skills Clinics

The Bermuda Rugby Football Union [BRFU] will once again host an elite skills clinic for the Under 19s, Men’s and Women’s national sevens teams at the National Sports Centre from June 28th to July 3rd. All teams are preparing for the region’s championship in July, while the Sevens tournament serves as a qualification to the 2020 Olympics. Formerly... Read more of this article

Photos: Beyond Rugby Annual Awards Dinner

Photos: Beyond Rugby Annual Awards Dinner

Beyond Rugby High School students celebrated a year of achievements with their coaches and mentors at their annual Awards Dinner at the Fairmont Southampton’s Ocean Club restaurant earlier this month. Beyond Rugby Bermuda is an after-school programme that supports and inspires youth to reach their full potential on and off the rugby field. It combines... Read more of this article

Rugby: Bermuda U/19, U/15 Compete In Toronto

Rugby: Bermuda U/19, U/15 Compete In Toronto

Bermuda Rugby had an eventful Bermuda Day weekend while the under-19 and under-15 squads visited Toronto, Canada in a warm-up tour designed to prepare the teams for the upcoming Rugby Americas North tournament in Barbados this July. The two teams celebrated Bermuda Day on Friday, May 24th by facing teams at Trinity College School as the teams competed... Read more of this article

Bermuda Rugby National Squads To Visit Toronto

Bermuda Rugby National Squads To Visit Toronto

The Under-15 and Under-18 national rugby squads will be traveling to Toronto on Thursday [May 23] to compete against Trinity College School and the Toronto Saracens, with the Bermuda and Trinity teams competing for the Devrae Noel-Simons Cup. A spokesperson said, “Bermuda Rugby is pleased to announce that the Under-15 and Under-18 national squads... Read more of this article

Beyond Rugby Fundraiser: ‘Meet The Legends’

Beyond Rugby Fundraiser: ‘Meet The Legends’

Beyond Rugby will be hosting their annual fundraiser with the help of several big names in rugby. The fourth consecutive Atlantic Cup will take place at the end of May over a two-day event beginning with a golf day and concluding with a gala dinner and auction. Serving as Beyond Rugby’s major fundraiser, the Atlantic Cup events offer the opportunity... Read more of this article

Adam Richards, Mika Tomita Receive Club Caps

Adam Richards, Mika Tomita Receive Club Caps

The Bermuda Police Rugby Football Club [BPRFC] awarded two of its members Club Caps’ in recognition of their outstanding services to the club for an extended period of time. Adam Richards and Mika Tomita were presented the Caps during the BPRFC Annual Dinner awards ceremony held on Saturday, 4 May 2019 in front of past and present club members. Adam... Read more of this article

Rugby: Bermuda Defeat Toronto Bay Street RFC

Rugby: Bermuda Defeat Toronto Bay Street RFC

The Bermuda Men’s National team defeated visiting Bay Street RFC from Toronto 26 – 12 at the National Sports Center. It was a very physical start by visitors playing tight rugby and dominating scrums, against the run of play a deep kick by Dan Cole put Bermuda in a good position to attack and from the lineout drive it sucked in the defense and Tom... Read more of this article

Scully Cup & Nichol Shield Champions Crowned

Scully Cup & Nichol Shield Champions Crowned

The latest round of Bermuda Rugby Football Union action saw the Police Ladies crowned the Scully Cup Champions, while the Renegades Men claimed the Nichol Shield Championship. Scully Cup: Police Ladies 15 Renegades 5 The Police Ladies score 3 early tries to take control of the match, the Police Ladies got single tries from Melisa McBee, Jessica Wagner... Read more of this article

Footy To Host Langley School Representative

Footy To Host Langley School Representative

Footy Promotions will be hosting a visit from a representative from Langley Boarding School located in the United Kingdom. “Langley school will be on island looking to boost their sports program with Bermudian talent,” a spokesperson said. “We are inviting players [12-15 years old] boys and girls from the following sports to join us... Read more of this article

O’Shaughnessy Enjoying Rugby In Netherlands

O’Shaughnessy Enjoying Rugby In Netherlands

Padraic O’Shaughnessy is enjoying rugby in the Netherlands with the Maastricht Maraboes. The Maastricht Maraboes compete in the second division of the men’s division of the Netherlands Rugby Union. Last year they were promoted from the third division and have enjoyed a successful start to life in the second division. In the first half of the season,... Read more of this article

Ariel Re Bermuda 7s Rugby Tournament Starts

Ariel Re Bermuda 7s Rugby Tournament Starts

A total of 30 games were played on the opening day of the 2019 Ariel Re Bermuda 7s at the National Sports Center, with multiple international teams taking part in the competition. Women’s College Pool MatchRowan University 5 Bermuda Stars 25 Colgate University One 0 Humber College Two 22 Colgate University Two 0 Humber College One 61 Rowan University... Read more of this article