Congratulations to Conor Keys for being selected today, 25 November 2016, to play against the country of Georgia in Grenoble, France.  Here’s to some of your first Caps for Canada the Ottawa Indians RFC are behind you!!

Conor Keys

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Congratulations to our local Kettlebell World Champion!!

Lisa Pitel-Killah, owner and operator of our club major sponsor D’Arcy McGee’s – Kanata, has recently won gold and silver medals at the Kettlebell World Championships in Kazakhstan.

If you’re stopping by our sponsor’s location for a drink, food or pre/post Sens game events, please congratulate Lisa on her wonderful achievement.

Congrats Lisa!!!!

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Hello OIRFC members,

Please accept this as the official notification for the Annual General Meeting (AGM) of members of the Ottawa Indians Rugby Football Club – Fiscal Year 2016.

The AGM is the means by which the executive report, to the membership, on the performance for each program, and the club as a whole, for the 2016 season. It is also the venue to provide details of the financial results for the year and approve the next budget for 2017.  Additionally, there is discussion on topics and program delivery for 2017 and beyond.  This is also the membership’s opportunity to express concerns, ideas and feedback for the next executive to contemplate going forward.  So, please consider taking part and having your input heard for the future of your club and its operations by attending the AGM.

Details:

  • Date: Saturday, November 5, 2016
  • Time: 10:00 am to 12:00 pm
  • Location: Twin Elm Rugby Park – Richmond, Ontario

Executive Positions becoming vacant and up for election:

  • VP Men – 2 year term
  • VP Women – 2 year term
  • Social – 1 year term

*Anyone wishing to run for any of these positions is to send their contact information and the intended position they wish to fill to the club administrative officer – Dom Coulson at dom.coulson@gmail.com, and must be present at the AGM or have someone indicate and confirm their interest in the fulfilling the position at the AGM (if not available) to be voted in by the membership.

Documents to be sent to the members before the AGM (most likely the week of Nov 5th):

  • Current Club Constitution
  • AGM Agenda
  • All reports
  • Financial Statements 2016
  • Budget 2017 for voting and ratification by the membership

For those that can’t make the AGM but still want their voice to be heard please complete the attached Proxy Form 2016 and send to the club Administrative Officer Dom Coulson at dom.coulson@gmail.com. The Proxy Form allows members in good standing to nominate another member – also in good standing, who will be physically attending the AGM, to vote on their behalf.

*For junior players and minis, one of the parents/guardians of the child will be permitted to carry the vote of the playing member who is a minor (not 18 yet) – 1 vote per player. If a family has two children in the family each parent can represent one of the children – as per OIRFC AGM 2012.

Any questions can be sent to Dom Coulson, dom.coulson@gmail.com or Current President – Jason Duff, indiansrugby@gmail.com

Thank you and lets look forward to 2017.

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A massive congratulations to Ottawa Indians RFC junior members who have earned spots on the provincial teams for their age grades.

Junior Boys

U15

  • Jabu Adongo
  • Duncan Naylor
  • Cody Nhanala
  • Mathew Stoltz

U16

  • Cameron Davis

U17

  • David Stoltz

U18 – 7s

  • Myles Donoghue

Junior Girls

U16

  • Brooke Bean

Congratulations everyone! The Ottawa Indians RFC family is very proud of your achievements this year.

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Best of luck to our young up and coming players in the quest to win the Ontario Summer Games in Rugby 7s.

Representing the Ottawa Indians are:

Junior Girls:

  • Brooke Bean
  • Jalessa Daye
  • Elsie Gonzalez
  • Brooklyn Jamieson
  • Natasha Kerlovich

Junior Boys:

  • Dawson Kita
  • David Stoltz

Best of luck from the entire Ottawa Indians RFC family.

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Rugby Season is upon us!

The Ottawa Indians, your west end rugby club, will be up to full operations next week as we gain access to our fields from the city. Practices will be as follows:

Starting Tuesday 17 May 2016:

  • Junior girls U14 – U18 (Born 2003-1998): All Saints High School Sports field, 6-8 pm
  • U14 Boys (Born 2003-2002): Pioneer Plains Park, Stittsville, 6-8 pm
  • U16 Boys(Born 2001-2000): Whalen Park, Kanata Avenue – Beside All Saints High School, 6-8 pm
  • U18 Boys (Born 1999-1998): Connaught Ranges Training Area – Sports Field, via Rifle Rd off of Carling Avenue, 6-8 pm
  • Senior Men 18+ (1sts, 2nds and 3rds): Connaught Ranges Training Area – Sports Field, via Rifle Rd off of Carling Avenue-Senior, 6-8 pm
  • Women 18+: All Saints High School, 6-8 pm

Starting Thursday 19 May 2016:

  • Mini’s (U12 to U6 – 2004 and younger): Holy Trinity High School, 6-8 pm

Registration is still open and there are plenty of spots available for everyone to enjoy the wonderful sport of rugby. Simply follow this link https://rcmembers.sportngin.com/register/form/329560923 to register. You must be registered to practice for insurance reasons.

If there are any questions please contact the following people:

Lets get on out there and enjoy some rugby!!!!

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World Rugby: A Beginners Guide to Rugby Union

May 4, 2016

The document “World Rugby: A Beginners Guide to Rugby Union” provides an overview of rugby, including information about the history of rugby, safety, the rules, etc.

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Junior Rugby Information Session

April 27, 2016

To all High School rugby players, boys and girls, in the west end! Are you enjoying rugby at your school teams? Well rugby doesn’t have to stop in June at the end of school. There is a lot of rugby to be played over the summer months at local, regional and provincial levels. So come […]

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Minis Rugby Begins Indoor Training!!!

March 23, 2016

Attention all parents.  Minis indoor training has begun.  Returning players and new players are more than welcome, no experience necessary. The minis program is for children aged 4 – 14 years old, girls and boys. for more information about our program please visit our minis page, Minis Page The details for indoor training are as follows: […]

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