In 2013 Brumbies Rugby are launching the new BUDDING BRUMBIES Rugby Introduction program. The program allows boys and girls from ages 4 to 9 to have a go at simple, fun and safe rugby related games. Sessions will be held at venues across Canberra and Queanbeyan with local clubs facilitating the program at their home club venues.
The Tuggeranong Vikings are again the John I Dent Cup champions, winning their third straight title 28-21 against the Canberra Royals at Viking Park on Saturday.
The University of Canberra Brumbies may be travelling to New Zealand for the Super Rugby Final on Saturday, but with more than 10 venues showing the game live around Canberra locals are certain to have somewhere close to home to celebrate.
The ACT Junior Rugby Union will be holding their ACT Championships and Grand Finals at Canberra Stadium and ANU North Oval on Saturday 31st August and Sunday 1st September.
The Queanbeyan Whites will face a brutal battle with the Canberra Royals next Saturday after destroying the Wests Lions 45-18 in the John I Dent Cup minor semi final on Saturday.
The Tuggeranong Vikings will play in their third consecutive grand final after nudging out the Canberra Royals in the major semi-final 14-13 at Viking Park on Saturday.
Tim Cree has been named the Macdougall Medallist for 2013 having had another cracking season with the Tuggeranong Vikings.