BC Rugby Weekend of September 9th 2023

BC Rugby Kicks Off This Weekend Across All Divisions with 40+ Matches

The BC Rugby season kicks off in all divisions this weekend. It’s preseason matches for most leagues but the Dunbar Keg regional U20 competition, the Coastal Cup University/Academy competition, and the CanWest women’s University competition are in their regular season this weekend.

Dunbar Keg

The focus is on U20 early on in the season in men’s competition. UVic are hosting the Island match, South Island v North Island at 11am. UBC are hosting the Vancouver v Fraser Valley match at 12:45pm.

Coastal Cup

Pacific Pride went 1-0 last weekend in their win over UBC, this weekend sees UVic host the Pride at 3pm and UBC host TWU at 2:30pm.


It’s a classic UVic v UBC match at 1pm, hosted by UVic. The league includes BC and Alberta universities, the top 2 go to the nationals in November.


There are a number of preseason matches in Premier, Div 1, Div 2 and Div 3 this weekend. Checkout the BCRU fixtures page here for times and venues.

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