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Cayman Rugby hosts kids fun day

Cayman Rugby hosts kids fun day

| 02/08/2016 | 0 Comments

(CNS): To celebrate the return of rugby to the Olympic Games, opening 5 August in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Cayman Rugby’s men’s and women’s sevens squads are inviting all kids ages 5-17 to come out to the South Sound Rugby Club at 8am on Saturday, 6 August for an hour of fun and games. Pa [...]

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U-19 men’s rugby team at regional championships

U-19 men’s rugby team at regional championships

| 11/07/2016 | 0 Comments

(CNS): The Cayman Islands DART National Men’s Under-19 Rugby team is competing at the 2016 Rugby Americas North Championships in Miami in a bid to bring home the title for the first time in four years. The team spent the weekend training and will play their first game at 4pm EST today (11 July [...]

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New York has the touch at Cayman rugby tournament

New York has the touch at Cayman rugby tournament

| 25/04/2016 | 0 Comments

(CRFU): Attracting competitors from New York, Washington, Houston and Jamaica, games were played all day at the recent inaugural Cayman International Touch Tournament 2016, with the teams from the Big Apple eventually making a clean sweep. There was also time for a mini-tournament for the youth [...]

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Storm rage past Buccaneers in rugby final

Storm rage past Buccaneers in rugby final

| 22/03/2016 | 0 Comments

(CRFU): The Fidelity Cayman Storm sealed an extraordinary turnaround to their season by defeating the Advance Fire and Plumbing Buccaneers 19-14 in a fast-paced, frenetic and occasionally frantic spectacle at the South Sound Rugby Club on Saturday, 19 March, to secure the DART Vase in front of a [...]

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Cayman’s group draw announced for HK Sevens

Cayman’s group draw announced for HK Sevens

| 15/03/2016 | 0 Comments

(CNS): The draw for the HSBC World Sevens Series 2016 qualifier in Hong Kong next month was held live yesterday (Monday, 14 March) with Cayman’s rugby sevens team picked for Pool E with Zimbabwe, Germany and the home team. Cayman will play its pool games over two days, 8-9

Final team named for HK Sevens competition

Final team named for HK Sevens competition

| 10/03/2016 | 0 Comments

(CNS): After watching their team compete in the Las Vegas Invitational sevens last weekend against international opponents, Cayman’s rugby coaches have selected the players who will be participating in the Hong Kong Sevens tournament set for 8-10 April. Out of the [...]

Sevens squad wins mini-tourney; gov’t supports HK effort

Sevens squad wins mini-tourney; gov’t supports HK effort

| 02/03/2016 | 0 Comments

(CNS): Ahead of its participation in the Hong Kong Rugby Sevens tournament next month, Cayman’s national team played a visiting squad from the University of Michigan in a mini-tournament this past weekend, winning all of the games against an opposition admittedly tired after a long day’s tra [...]

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Cayman Rugby 15s gear up to tackle World Cup qualifier

Cayman Rugby 15s gear up to tackle World Cup qualifier

| 25/02/2016 | 0 Comments

(CNS): Cayman Rugby’s national 15s team this weekend begins its preparation for the qualifying rounds of the 2019 Rugby World Cup in Japan. The first skirmish will be on Saturday, 27 February at 1pm at the South Sound Rugby Ground against a club select side coached by Mick Kehoe and Robbie < [...]

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Rugby team warming up for Hong Kong Sevens

Rugby team warming up for Hong Kong Sevens

| 24/02/2016 | 0 Comments

(CNS): As part of their tune-up for the Hong Kong Sevens tournament in April, the Borrelli Walsh Cayman Rugby Men’s Sevens squad will play a University of Michigan team at the South Sound pitch on Saturday, 27 February at 3:00pm. The squad will then head to Las Vegas to compete at an internat [...]

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Dready kicks in with rugby fundraiser

Dready kicks in with rugby fundraiser

| 15/02/2016 | 0 Comments

(CNS): Local artist Shane Aquart, known for his “Dready” character, has joined fundraising efforts to help finance the Borelli Walsh Cayman Rugby Sevens team’s trip to the Hong Kong Sevens, set for 8-10 April. Aquart, an avid rugby fan and player, has created the Cayman Rugby Sevens print [...]

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Law Society rugby team tackles lawyers world cup

Law Society rugby team tackles lawyers world cup

| 17/11/2015 | 0 Comments

(CNS): For the first time, the Cayman Islands Law Society (CILS) was invited to participate in the Lawyers Rugby World Cup. The event is held every four years to coincide with the Rugby World Cup and, in addition to taking part in competition on the pitch, law societies worldwide get the opportu [...]

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Cayman’s U19 Rugby wins NACRA 2015 Plate Trophy

Cayman’s U19 Rugby wins NACRA 2015 Plate Trophy

| 19/08/2015 | 0 Comments

(CIRC): The Cayman Islands National Men’s U19 Rugby team recently competed in the North America and Caribbean Rugby Association (NACRA) Men’s U19 Rugby Championships in Orlando (July 11-19th) and brought home the winning Plate Trophy by beating USA South B 20-8 and Turks and Caicos 29-27. Th [...]

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Young players thrill in touch rugby opener

Young players thrill in touch rugby opener

| 29/06/2015 | 0 Comments

(CRFU): Every now and then there is a sporting story that makes you recall all that made you fall in love with the game in the first place – stories of the underdog triumphing over all, David versus Goliath, Rocky versus Apollo Creed, Average Joe’s v. Globo Gym. In this scenario, David i [...]

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Summer Touch starts Another9 Season

Summer Touch starts Another9 Season

| 01/06/2015 | 0 Comments

(CRFU): As regular as the start of hurricane season, Summer Touch starts again in June with the Another9 Corporate Touch Rugby League 2015. It’s another bumper year with a fine crop of teams ready to lock horns and battle for the coveted prize. Once again the teams will be divided into Divisio [...]

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Future of Cayman rugby looks bright

Future of Cayman rugby looks bright

| 27/05/2015 | 0 Comments

(CNS): Cayman Junior Rugby took a record travelling party of more than 70 players to the Bahamas for the Freeport Junior Rugby Festival 2015 to play against teams from Freeport Rugby Club and Nassau Rugby Club. The teams represented were Under 19s, Under 14s, Under 12s and the Under