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Recent High School Division News

Chuckanut Bay Dinner Auction : POSTPONED

By Craig Brown 02/23/2020, 5:45pm PST


Per the recommendation of the Washington Department of Health and Whatcom County Health Department, the club is electing to postpone our Irish dinner and silent auction to May.  Those who have already reserved seat/tables will continue to have a spot reserved on the new date.  Refunds are available to those who need then.  We apologize for the inconvenience and hope measures taken now will prevent future spread of the virus.


Join the Chuckanut Bay Rugby family for the opportunity to support the club as we continue on the fundraising journey to build a world class rugby facility in Whatcom County! Reserve your spot at the bottom of this page.

During the evening, you will get to enjoy a traditional Irish dinner & dancing experience.& A silent auction with the chance to bid on numerous items/services offered by our community supporters and club members will also be available.

Former Ireland national player and USA rugby coach, Justin Fitzpatrick will be the keynote speaker, sharing his insights and experience collected during his rugby career.


Individual tickets are available at $50 each ($65 after March 14th) and includes dinner and 2 beer/wine drink tickets. Get a group together and reserve a table of 8 for $450 and get an additional 2 drink tickets per person (an $80 value)  Reserve your spot below and thank you for your support!

Beer provided by our long time local sponsor Boundary Bay Brewery

U14 and U16 team picture

August Rugby Club Newsletter

By Craig Brown 08/22/2019, 5:00am PDT

Summer Fun

Important item! club conducting a quick survey, if you have not provided input please do so. THANK YOU!
Click here for the link.

Tour IN

July 9 2019 Brentwood Schools (England) u14 & u16 this school team proved to be very good on the pitch and gentleman off of the pitch in a fine School Rugby touring tradition. Traveling over from Essex, they came in for an afternoon match and had an excellent time meeting the club and playing some rugby. 

July 10 2019 West Monmouth (Wales) came over, third trip to the club and was billeted for a few days by our members. The touring team had a chance to see the lay of our land, by touring around Whatcom County, going to Mt. Baker and enjoying some our local eatery's. The rugby was well played and an even contest was on display. 

Can Am 7s Tournament

Congratulations to Bayside Men on their 7th win in the 41 year history. Congratulations to Budd Bay Women on their first CanAm 7s win! Great Day and really a wonderful example of our club coming together to be great hosts and volunteer so many hours to host this event! #oneclub

Summer Camp

Summer Camp for kids grades k-8 was a massive success and great to see how the kids progressively improved as the week went along. Camp Coach Chris Rowell did an outstanding job of recruiting 8 or so local coaches to come on out to give him a hand and to lead our Next Generation on improving their rugby. Really Good Stuff! thanks to Chris and the entire Coaching Camp Leaders on a great job! 

Community Coaching Education Session

Our club, lead by Chris Rowell and Caleb Schlack introduced and refined the "Rugby Tackle" on how our sport and coaching progresses with safer tackle techniques. This is our 2nd year we have hosted American Football coaches at the club to discuss this topic and to exchange ideas with other local coaches. All Good! All Good for the Kids! 

Washington Loggers u14s vs British Columbia u14s  

Loggers Win and was a great opportunity for our Next Generation to gain this valuable experience on the pitch vs quality team. Great Stuff!

Washington State Loggers U14

  • Sam Brulotte
  • Devyn Smith
  • Jason Retz
  • Daniel Lopez
  • Elias Tasi
  • Kaleo Kennerly
  • Vic Gervol
  • Wesley Tucker


September, time to support Team USA before the Rugby World Cup- GO TEAM USA!

Ticket Prices are as follows in Canadian $:  
Center - $70.75
Sideline - $50.75
GA, up to 10 tickets - $26.00
Group Discounts:
GA - 10-50 tickets are 15% off or $23.00
GA - more than 51 tickets are 25% off or $21.00

Thank you again to all our volunteers who actually run the club, and many thanks to Kristen Kennerley for the Team & Logger photos for our newsletter!.

As always, thank you for reading and if you have any questions or if you are keen to be involved in some way please let me know or just give a call to discuss.

Respectfully, Craig Brown.

Rugby Club Newsletter - July

By Craig Brown 07/08/2019, 3:45pm PDT

Quick update on the club activities below

Quick update on the club activities below and a Congratulations to Jacob Broselle for working his way to the High School All American 7s team. Coming back from injury and showing grit- well done!
For a list of all our club athletes who have gone on to International Honors click here 


Tour IN
July 9 2019 Brentwood Schools (England) u14 & u16 starts at 4pm, one match after the other
July 10 2019 West Monmouth (Wales) u18 starts at 5pm
Can Am 7s July 13 2019 always need additional help, please let us know if you are available or come on out for lunch and enjoy a cold beverage. Always a great time.. Can Am 7s
Summer Camp for kids grades k-8, please register here we are limiting the registration to a maximum numbers for the following grades: K-2 20/ grades 3-5 30/ grades 6-8 30. We have a great group of Coaches this summer, come on out its fun and all will improve!


High Performance Summer Rugby
USA Men's Eagles
Titi Lamositele
Shawn Pittman (coach)
Best wishes to Titi and Shawn as they prepare for the Rugby World Cup in Japan. September 20-November 2nd, Go Team USA!
USA 7s
Ben Broselle- Pan Am 7s
Best wishes to Ben and the balance of Team USA as they prepare for the Pan American Games July 26-August 11 2019 in Lima, Peru. Ben had a breakout year with Team USA and wish him all the best at this tournament! Go Team USA!
USA U20 Men
Jack Wendling
Cole Semu
Both Jack and Cole played very well for Team USA this past month, regrettably coming up on the short side vs Canada in a two match series. Nothing but upside to these two studs and all the best to them as they continue to grow in our great game.
USA High School American 7s
Jacob Broselle
As the club tradition continues to find opportunities for young athletes to continue to develop and play to the level they are capable of, the Washington State Loggers is that next step beyond Club. We wish all the following athletes and their respective teams great success as the play in various tournaments and games this summer.
Side Note: Chuckanut Bay is hosting the Washington Loggers u14s vs British Columbia u14s on August 10th 2019 we will add to the website schedule as well FB, hope to see all come up to support the club athletes and team.
Washington State Loggers U16
Calvin Ketteridge
Jack Cheatham
Washington State Loggers U14
Sam Brulotte
Devyn Smith
Jason Retz
Daniel Lopez
Elias Tasi
Kaleo Kennerly
Vic Gervol
Wesley Tucker

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