BC Rugby is delighted to announce that the 2023 BC Rugby Senior Club Finals will take place at South Surrey Athletic Park, home of Bayside Sharks RFC, on Saturday April 29.
BC Rugby gratefully acknowledges the 2023 Senior Club Finals will take place on the shared, unceded, traditional territory of the Katzie, Semiahmoo and Kwantlen Nations.
For the second successive year, the BC Rugby Senior Club Finals will take place across two fields outside the newly-renovated Bayside Sharks RFC Clubhouse.
“Bayside Sharks RFC are once again excited to have the opportunity to host the BC Senior Rugby Finals in beautiful South Surrey. It is a proud moment for us after years of working with the City of Surrey, the countless donors, contractors and dedicated club members who have embodied the definition of patience in seeing the Fieldhouse finally completed. We can’t wait to provide a top tier facility to the talented rugby players in our provincial league and showcase our beautiful grounds and Fieldhouse once again. With the help of BC Rugby, we hope to put on an exciting day of rugby for fans and players.” – Geoff Cutler, Bayside Sharks RFC President
Featuring seven provincial finals from BC Rugby’s Senior Leagues, including championship matches for the BC Rugby Women’s Premier League and Men’s Premier League, sponsored by Onni, the flagship season-ending event makes an exciting return to the BC Rugby calendar.
“We are delighted to be returning to South Surrey Athletic Park for what will be a fantastic day of championship action at the 2023 BC Rugby’s Senior Club Finals. Our thanks to Bayside RFC in once again supporting us in putting on this great event, and we cannot wait to welcome the BC Rugby community back together for a day of celebration.” – David Newson, BC Rugby CEO
The 2023 event was intended to be hosted the on Vancouver Island but, following consultation with local authorities and stakeholders, there is no suitable venue available that meets the needs of the event.