Canberra Grammar lock Tom Staniforth is busy preparing for the biggest match of his life after receiving a call up to the Australian Schoolboys side to face New Zealand on Saturday.
The ACT XV has belted the Royal Navy 83-0 in their first game of the International Defence Rugby Competition at Eastwood.
An ACT XV has been included in the International Defence Rugby Competition after the withdrawal of the South African Armed Forces late last week.
The Brumbies have unveiled the final pieces of their playing squad for the 2012 Super Rugby season, with five Extended Playing Squad (EPS) members announced by the club on Friday.
Stephen Moore will start at hooker for the Wallabies who take on Russia in their final pool game of the 2012 Rugby World Cup on Saturday.
The ACT Under 16’s side has been beaten in its first two matches of the national carnival at Riverview this week after facing the NSW Schools and Queensland White teams.
Brumbies fans will be given a look into the future of rugby in Canberra next week, when ACT schoolboys Andrew Robinson and Tom Staniforth take on New Zealand following their selection in the Australian squad.
Brumbies lock Peter Kimlin visited Macquarie Primary School on Friday morning last week to help boost the well-being of Canberra’s kids through the Blue Earth Health and Fitness campaign.
Brumbies hooker Stephen Moore was named on the bench for the Wallabies World Cup clash with the USA on Wednesday after missing the game against Ireland with a stomach complaint.
The Brumbies Under 16 Representative squad travel to Sydney’s St Ignatius College this Sunday to compete against the best age group players in Australia.