The Capilano Rugby Club will be recognizing one of it’s two founding clubs – the West Vancouver Barbarians on Saturday, April 13th at Klahanie Park. The West Vancouver Barbarians Recognition Day is part of the celebration of the 50th season of the Capilano Rugby Club. Members from the West Vancouver Barbarians will be on hand and recognized in front grandstands on Bob Spray Field. This ceremony will take place before the kick off of the Premier Men’s game.
All three Capilano Sr. Men’s teams will be playing at home on the Bob Spray Field. Full schedule of games is listed below. Saturday is also the 2019 Spring Alumni Lunch put on by the Capilano RFC Alumni Association. Details about the lunch are also listed below. We will have the Tacofino food truck on location to feed spectators on Saturday.
* All original West Vancouver Barbarians are asked to meet by the front entrance at Bob Spray field (in-front of the change rooms) at 2:10pm
(Current Capilano RFC Premier Men’s players Jordan Reid-Harvey, Johnny Franklin, and Neil Courtney wearing the WV Barbarians retro jerseys. The Premier Men will be wearing these jerseys this Saturday against Westshore)
Schedule of games at Klahanie Park
11:15am Kats 3rd Division at Capilano RFC 3rd Division
12:45pm Westshore Premier Reserve Men at Capilano Premier Reserve Men
2:30pm Westshore Premier Men at Capilano Premier Men
Schedule of away games
11:15am Capilano 2nd Division Women AT Bayside Women
12:45pm Capilano Premier Women AT Westshore Premier Women
Capilano RFC Alumni Lunch
Saturday April 13 12:00pm to 2:30pm
Presidents Room – Capilano RFC Clubhouse
The Capilano RFC Alumni will be holding its 2019 Spring lunch this coming Saturday, on the day that the club will be recognizing one of its two founding clubs with a celebration of the West Vancouver Barbarians. This lunch is for all members of the Capilano RFC Alumni who are encouraged to round up any old West Van and North Shore rugby types who haven’t been seen at Klahanie Park for a while.
Lunch will start at 12:00pm and run to about 2:30 in the Presidents Room inside the Capilano RFC clubhouse. Sausages made by Richard Grant will be featured, served along with buns, salad, and a fine selection of wine (not a selection of fine wine). The WV Barbarians club and former players will be recognized at Klahanie on Saturday. It promises to be a great rugby day!