Junior Rugby

Coaches needed for 2018 season!

The Crusaders Rugby Club is looking for enthusiastic Coaches and Managers at all levels (u6-u19) to run their junior programs. If you are interested in coaching at any level in 2018, please email the Junior Director with a brief description of your experience and youth coaching philosophy. Further please indicate the team you are interested…

The Crusaders are hosting a ‘Summer Time’ Ten a Side Tournament for u14 Boys

Date: Aug 19th. The day’s action kicks off at 10:30 and runs until 4:00pm, principally on the main Field. The 12 team tournament features teams from Kingston, Buffalo, Sarnia and all points in between. Also featuring will our very own Coach Chris Snyder as guest DJ from 12 o’clock onwards. Come enjoy some fast paced…

U16 ‘SELECTS’ vs John Kyrle School (UK Tour), 17th July

John Kyrle School overpowers the Crusader Tiger StripesMonday saw the Crusaders “Selects” team take on the touring-team, visiting from south-west England. In the impressive Tiger stripe jerseys for the first time for many, Cru shot out from the gate, cannons-blazing. Deklan Williamson capitalized on a loose ball. Surging up the middle and quick hands from the ensuing…

U16 Arrows and Pikes vs Aurora, July 14th

Cru U16s Quell the BarbariansCrusaders took on an (as-yet) unbeaten Aurora-Barbarians squad on Friday evening.  In the ARROWS game – defensive pressure – strong counter-rucking and sublime handling allowed Crusaders to take command of the game and score some well-worked tries.  Multiple phase, unselfish off-loading was key to the Cru-team’s success in getting behind the…

U16 Swords at Mississauga Blues, July 8th

Strong U16 team performance results in convincing win against Mississauga BluesSwords travelled to Mississauga-Blues on Saturday-morning – to take on our local-rivals. Sunny, but breezy conditions made for perfect running-rugby-weather and the Cru team came “ready-to-play” Crusaders showed some great inter-play right from the first kick- turning-over loose ball, finding space out-wide and touching down…

League Season starts well for each of the Crusaders U15/16 Boy’s Teams

Swords vs North-Halton Highlanders; Arrows and Pikes vs Barrie RFCThe TRU League opening round saw the SWORDS team at home to face North-Halton Highlanders, and they took the game to the visitors from the get-go.  The Crusaders coaches were impressed with what they saw – the team inter-play was well-executed – showing some great cohesion,…