ROSTER UPDATE: Rugby World Cup 2019

Rugby 15s Senior Men

VANCOUVER, BC (September 10, 2019) - Due to an injury sustained in Saturday’s test match against USA, Justin Blanchet has been replaced by Josh Larsen (Parksville, BC - New England Free Jacks) on Canada’s Rugby World Cup 2019 roster. Larsen has been part of the training camps and matches leading up to the final World Cup selection that took place early last week.  This will be Larsen’s first appearance at a World Cup.


Canada’s 2019 Rugby World Cup Roster:

Tyler Ardron        (Lakefield, ON)                   Chiefs                                 'C'

Kyle Baillie           (Summerside, PEI)              New Orleans Gold

Nick Blevins         (Calgary, AB)                      Calgary Hornets

Hubert Buydens   (Saskatoon, SK)                  Unattached

Luke Campbell     (Victoria, BC)                      Toronto Arrows / JBAA

Andrew Coe         (Markham, ON)                  Markham Irish

Jeff Hassler          (Okotoks, AB)                     Seattle Seawolves

Ciaran Hearn        (Conception Bay South, NL) Unattached

Matt Heaton        (Godmanchester, QC)        Rugby ATL

Eric Howard         (Ottawa, ON)                      New Orleans Gold

Jake Ilnicki            (Williams Lake, BC)            Seattle Seawolves

Cole Keith            (Sussex, NB)                       Toronto Arrows

Conor Keys           (Stittsville, ON)                   Unattached

Josh Larsen        (Parksville, BC)                   New England Free Jacks

Ben LeSage          (Calgary, AB)                      Calgary Canucks

Phil Mack             (Victoria, BC)                      Seattle Seawolves

Jamie Mackenzie (Oakville, ON)                     Toronto Arrows

Gordon McRorie (Calgary, AB)                      Calgary Hornets

Peter Nelson        (Dungannon, UK)               Unattached

Shane O'Leary      (Cambellton, NB)               Nottingham Rugby

Evan Olmstead     (Vancouver, BC)                 Unattached

Patrick Parfrey     (St. John's, NL)                    Toronto Arrows

Taylor Paris          (Barrie, ON)                        Castres Olympiques

Benoit Piffero      (Issoire, France)                 Blagnac SCR

Andrew Quattrin (Holland Landing, ON)        Toronto Arrows

Lucas Rumball      (Scarborough, ON)             Toronto Arrows

Djustice Sears-Duru (Oakville, ON)                 Seattle Seawolves

Mike Sheppard    (Brampton, ON)                 Toronto Arrows

Matthew Tierney (Oakville, ON)                     Castres Olympiques

Conor Trainor      (Vancouver, BC)                 USON Nevers

DTH van der Merwe (Regina, SK)                   Glasgow Warriors