Rugby Ontario Seeking Award Nominations

August 21, 2019


Rugby Ontario Seeking Award Nominations

August 20th, 2019

(WHITBY, ON) - Rugby Ontario is seeking nominations for the 2019 Rugby Ontario Annual Awards in the following categories:


Club Coach of The Year (Male & Female)

Senior Club Player of The Year (Male & Female)

Volunteer of the Year

Match Official of The Year (Junior & Senior)

The nomination forms and criteria for each of these Awards can be found below. Please note that nominations close on Thursday, September 12th. Winners will then be determined by the appropriate Rugby Ontario Committee and be notified by the Rugby Ontario Office. All awards will be presented at the Rugby Ontario Hall of Fame and Awards Dinner at the Maple Banquet Hall in Mississauga on Saturday, November 23rd. 

Please note there are also three other Club Annual Awards:

Club of the Year – Junior Male 

Club of the Year – Junior Female 

Club of the Year – Minor 

Nominations for these three Awards are sought from the Branch Unions.

For more information, please contact David Patterson at


Club Coach of the Year Award Criteria 2019

Club Player of the Year Award Criteria 2019

Match Official Of The Year Award Criteria 2019

Volunteer Of The Year Award Criteria 2019


RO Club Awards Nomination Form 2019

Match Official of The Year Nomination Form 2019


The Ontario Blues program is the high performance representative program for male and female rugby players in Ontario. Rugby Ontario is represented at the provincial level by the Ontario Blues. The program includes representative teams from Under-15 to Senior in both Women’s and Men’s Fifteens and Under-18 Men's and Women's Sevens. Specifically, the program is designed to develop and showcase rugby players for Canadian representative national teams.


Rugby Ontario is the provincial sports governing body responsible for the organization of rugby in Ontario. Our mission is to establish a stronger identity for rugby in Ontario by promoting the sport’s core values and by fostering a culture of inclusiveness and excellence on and off the field of play.

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Dalton Finkbeiner

Communications and Marketing Coordinator - Rugby Ontario

647-560-4790 x 1006