The iconic Nathan Phillips Square in front of Toronto City Hall will be transformed into an exciting full day festival of rugby.
(TORONTO, ON) – Rugby Ontario and the Toronto Inner-City Rugby Foundation (TIRF) are delighted to announce the debut of a signature fundraising event, Rugby in the Square presented by Toronto Wolfpack. The event will feature a five a-side Rugby Tournament for corporate teams from across the City alongside skill demonstrations, a mixed abilities rugby showcase and a range of fan activities.
This multi-stakeholder event will provide a platform for increased awareness about rugby programs in the province of Ontario, while raising funds to support future rugby champions. Rugby Ontario CEO Mike Brown said:
“We are extremely excited about this event. We know that we have a supportive and passionate rugby community, and this event gives members of that community the chance to support the future of our sport and attend a one-of-a-kind event.”
“Champions in sport are built by champions for sport,” said Amanda Neale-Robinson, Interim Executive Director of Toronto Inner-City Rugby Foundation. “We are thrilled to be able to provide a platform for rugby enthusiasts, rugby-curious, and future-fans to explore, and experience, elements of the game in the heart of the city.”