My Son by Annabelle Baulcomb

My Son by Annabelle Baulcomb

Frank Leonard Baulcomb – 1962 – ­2016 Frank was born in Suva Fiji, Dec. 7th, 1962. Frank’s father, Desmond George Baulcomb was stationed in Fiji at Laucala Bay, that’s where he met me (Annabelle Hoeflich) and we were married in Jan, 1962, and Frank was born in Dec 1962. We left Fiji when Frank was 6 weeks old and we lived in Mt.Roskill, where Frank went to school. Frank’s Dad, being in the Royal New Zealand Airforce, was stationed at many Airforce Bases. And every base we were stationed at Frank always played Rugby. Even before he started school, he always had his own Rugby ball. When Des retired from the Airforce as a Warrant Officer, he asked if I would like to go to Canada because my family lived here. We arrived in Vancouver in 1979, and found a place in Richmond, B.C. where Frank went to school at Stevenson High. It was near a Rugby club, so that made him happy. At that time Rugby was not as popular as in New Zealand, which Frank missed so much. He played for Richmond, and represented Canada, and even went to play in New Zealand. Frank also went to England and Germany, all because of his love for the sport. He married Christine (Veri) and they have two beautiful daughters, Jacqueline Anna & Celina Jayne. Frank was a very proud Dad, he lived for his girls. As his mother I couldn’t be more proud of my son, he worked hard & played hard. Rugby was his life. He was very sad for a long time after losing his father, who had a...
Come out for a run and some fun.

Come out for a run and some fun.

Hello current and past Comox Valley Kickers members, The Comox Valley Kickers Men’s Team are starting their Spring 2015 Season training and we would like to invite you out for a run. Training will be held on Thursdays at 6:30pm, and we will be starting this Thursday with a friendly game of touch followed by drinks in the club house.   For those in a less competitive mode either due to life, family, or injury please come out this or any Thursday after practice for a drink. Practice usually ends around 7:30ish. Our website address has changed due to some piracy, and the new address is: ComoxValleyRugby.ca Please visit our new site often to help increase its usage and therefore priority on the Google search list. We hope to have the new Club Calendar up on the website within the next couple weeks with the Men’s and Women’s Game...

Rugby Rascals Begins it 2013/2014 Season!

Comox Valley Kickers Rugby Rascals program is aimed at teaching kids the fundamentals of the game in a controlled, safe atmosphere. Jamborees and playing teams from all over the Island, kids make new friendships and are guaranteed to have fun! Registration and first practice begins on Sunday, September 8th 12:30-2pm at the Cumberland Village Park field. Anyone interested in playing is encouraged to attend that session. Rugby Rascals is open to boys and girls 6-12, with U8, U10, U12 playing this...
Volunteers Needed for Nautical Days

Volunteers Needed for Nautical Days

     The Kickers have a great opportunity this year to help out at Nautical Days in Comox Saturday August 3, 4th and 5th and earn some extra cash for the club….now we need volunteers to lend a helping hand in doing some shifts at the gates. Shifts are 7-12, 12-5 and 5-10pm and with enough man power shifts can be split if needed. We need fundraising like this to keep members costs down each season! Please contact Colin Chappell chappell.cd@gmail.com or Aimee Burley aimeeburley@hotmail.com if you are able to...
Summer Touch Rugby in Full Swing!

Summer Touch Rugby in Full Swing!

Co-ed summer touch rugby has begun in the Comox Valley! We invite everyone to join us at the Lower Lake Trail field (between Lake Trail and Puntledge school) Thursdays at 6:30pm for a run around!  Experience isn’t necessary so bring your friends, co-workers, or family  and come on down and have some...