Event Recap: 5th Annual Rugby Alliance

2017 Rugby Alliance - Colin Watson Photography - (59)


It was a glorious way to officially-unofficially kick off to the summer rugby season! Renowned sports photographer, Colin Watson, effortlessly captured the spirit of the day, the enthusiasm of the 70 coaches/volunteers and the energy of 600 children and youth at the event.



  • Thank you Gluskin Sheff + Associates Inc.; Velocity Trade; and the Macquarie Group for continuing to provide opportunities for young people to find themselves through rugby.
  • Thank you to the wonderful sponsors who kept everyone stylishly clothed; fed, hydrated and informed: Hatley; Coca-Cola Canada; Under Armour; Pizza Pizza; Globe and Mail, and Shrinking Planet.
  • Thank you to rugby legends: Matt Burke, Al Charron, Kyle NicholsMitch Gudgeon, and current Rugby Canada national 7s player Cindy Nelles, for your support.




Visit the Rugby Alliance website to view all of the amazing photos from this year’s event, as well as photos from previous events. You can view our picks for TOP 40 Photos from the 2017 Rugby Alliance on our facebook page. Don’t forget to tag us in your pictures and use the hashtag #RugbyAlliance.