Schedule for Vancouver Rugby Festival Thursday & Friday at UBC: Men's and Women's Elite Divisions
March 9 2017
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The rugby starts today, Thursday March 9th at UBC, with men's and women's Elite. Teams include the national development side, the Maple Leafs, who will be favourites in both men's and women's divisions. The Wolfpack won the men's competition last year and will be a contender. Stars Rugby from the USA will be looking to show off their talent as will the Fiji Blond team. Rounding out the men's competition are BC, UBCOB Ravens and the Thunder team led by Phil Mack. The Thunder team features graduates of the Thunder Aboriginal youth program plus some upcoming 7s talent. On the women's side South Africa and USA have sent development teams. Action starts at 10:50am and continues on Friday.