Gerry Allen Weekly Rugby Report
Rep Rugby – Congrats to Ont Blues with 4th consecutive McTier Cup( National Champs) 45-5 win over the Rock on Sat. 6 Beachers donned Blue unies while 2 Blue and Goldies wore Rock colours! Great job!

Beach Sr Rugby – Beach 2’s handle the Scottish 20-8 in first round of Gee Gage Cup round robin. Not with the same flare evidenced in the last few games but tidy enuf!. This squad should get a bit of a boost with the return of our Rep players next week.

Beach 1’s – A somewhat interesting match. After 2 fairly easy tries early, the lads let down their guard and Brampton took advantage of some sloppy play Score 20 12 at half( This included a last second penalty by us)The second half saw a much different scenario with the guys applying overmatching skill and speed as Brampton gradually folded in the heat! Final 67-12.

Next week – Sat Oct 4th

Beach 1’s Round 2 of elimination games of McCormick Cup. At HOME to the Ottawa Indians 3 pm KO
Beach 2’s continue round robin play at Oakville 12 noon KO
…Some interesting decisions for our selectors as our rep players return and everyone else is playing well! Nice to have this kind of depth problem!

Thurs Oct 23 6pm @ the Club – RSVP!!!!


A terrific day to end regular season play!


The pic is Brian Spanton and Judah Campbell. Judah is the rugby player from BC who severely injured his spine a while ago. Brian, Geoff and Huggy amongst others held a fundraiser at the Club last winter to assist Judah and on Sat, Judah attended our game to say thanks!. He is looking good and it is super to see this sort of respect and interaction within our rugby community.

Judah Campbell with Gord Young and Huggy at Beach 65-29 win over Stoney Creek. Continued good luck Judah!

Rep Rugby – Notes

The Ont Blues continue their quest for 4! 2 Big wins Thurs over the Prairie Wolf Pack and Sunday over the BC Bears Now 3-0 three games left, Sept 18, 21 and 27. Our friend Gord Currie reports that Beacher Hank MacQeen played a major role in the W over BC!

Anticipating Fall Cup Rugby
Anticipating Fall Cup Rugby New Pix


Ken Bingham, BBC Historian has Retired
Bing has officially retired as Club Historian but we still expect him (an Original Rugbyist) on the sidelines His sideline acumen, along with the rest of the rogues gallery is still required in the push for another Cup. Besides, he’s one of the spectators that i can see over!!!!! Ken,Thanks for all of your tireless efforts over many years. Tough shoes to fill.
Ontario Blues over The Rock

Hank MacQueen(Beach) scores the winner! Ontario Blues over The Rock.

U16 Premier Division Plate Champs

U16 Premier Division Plate Champions, 2014
Rugby Ontario is doing a survey
Rugby Ontario is doing a survey to try and contact ANYONE who has played for the Province at the Senior level! If U represented Ont at any time in the past would U kindly let me know and I will forward this info to RO on your behalf. This is not a fundraiser but an attempt to piece together some of Ontario’s elite rugby history. I appreciate Your assistance. Cheers gerry.

CRC U19 National Champs 2014

Ben Wust-Michael Douros-Lucas Rumball-CRC-U19-National-Champs-2014
Left to Right: Ben Wust, Michael Douros, Lucas Rumball CRC U19 National Champs 2014 (Newfoundland)
Really enjoyable and excellent rugby…the game vs BC being the highlight. Michael intercepted a pass and romped 70 metres for the winner…what a moment!

60th Beach Rugby Reunion
60th Beach Rugby Reunion
May 21,-24, 2015
Details coming soon!
Special Interest


  • Ryan MacSween, competed in the Hong Kong Tens last week for the Devil’s Own Wanderers. Well Done, although no games won versus very stiff opposition.
  • Liam Underwood, male Athlete of the year at Queen’s!
  • Chris Rhora and Phil Redwood as newest inductees into the Balmy Beach Sports Hall of Fame!
  • (along with Sarah Jones, Dave Thomas and “Red” Moore)