Kickers Touch Rugby Game

Both the Comox Valley Kickers Men’s & Women’s team have a bye this Saturday, September 22nd. That doesn’t mean that there can’t be any rugby played though! Please join us at Cumberland Village Park from 1:00PM - 3:00PM for a co-ed game of Touch Rugby. Everyone welcomed! Social to follow...

Rugby Doubleheader in Cowichan

This past Saturday saw a rare rugby doubleheader where both the Comox Valley Kickers Women’s and Men’s teams travelled to the Cowichan Valley to face off against the Cowichan Piggies. The Comox Valley Women’s team harnessed the momentum from last week’s victory and put up points early and often.  Paula Simpson (2), Natalie Nguyen (2), Daris Tendler (2), Karli MacFarlane and Keely Orrick scored tries with Paula making 6 out of 8 conversions for a 52 -27 win. “It was a very physical, hard hitting game.  Cowichan scored the first points and we knew we had to answer back right away.  We scored our points from our back line utilizing the field and running hard lines while our forward pack dominated the scrums and crashed the ball well,” said loosehead prop Jenn Lund. In their first game of the season, the Comox Valley Men’s team found themselves playing defense more often then attacking downfield. “We have many players who are new to rugby or who are returning to rugby after an extended absence.  When we had the ball, we were able to progress down the field and challenge the goal line but at the end of the day, the opposing team was quicker and more experienced.  With more practices under our belt, I believe that we will improve steadily and put more points on the board,” said team captain, Jesse Ramsay. Devon Moore, Number 8, scored the only try for the Kickers which is most fitting as he was celebrating his 22nd birthday at the game.  The try was followed by a successful conversion.  The final score was 39-...

New Sponsor Bar & Clubhouse

The Comox Valley Kickers are proud to announce that the Cumberland Hotel is our new Sponsor Bar & Clubhouse.  They are located at 2714 Dunsmuir Ave, Cumberland BC, V0R 1S0, just steps away from our home field at Cumberland Village Park.  Enjoy live entertainment, food & drinks and great company!...

Try Rugby

The rain didn’t stop our minis and junior players from getting on the field for the Try Rugby sessions held at Lewis Park this past Sunday, September 9th.  From 10AM - 12PM, there was a co-ed Mini Rugby session for children ages 4 -12 followed by a Junior Women session ages 12 - 18 from 1PM  - 3PM. Thank you parents, athletes and coaches for braving the storm.  We are excited for the upcoming season.  Regular practices start on Thursday, September 13th from 5:30PM - 6:30PM at Lower Lake Trail field.  Everyone welcomed.  No experience...

Fundraiser at The Prime!

Please join the men, women and youth that make up the Comox Valley Kickers at The Prime Chophouse and Wine Bar on Wednesday, September 19th from 5PM - 9PM.  This is the first fundraiser of the season. Enjoy a beer and burger with part of the proceeds going to the club, as well as bid on some awesome silent auction items.  Thank you to everyone who donated.  If you love food, drink, friends and supporting your fabulous local rugby club, swing by!  Hope to see you there! The Prime Chophouse and Wine Bar is located at 1089 Braidwood Road, Courtenay, BC, V9N...