Cowichan Rugby Club celebrating 50th anniversary

The Cowichan Rugby Club is hosting an all-day, game-filled open house Sat., July 21 at the Herd Road Grounds.

Cowichan Rugby Club is planning a big 50th anniversary celebration on Sat., July 21.

Fifty consecutive years of rugby will be commemorated with an all-day affair at the Herd Road Grounds.

It starts at 11:30 a.m. with a game between the provincial champion Cowichan women and Nanaimo.

At 12:30 p.m., it’s the Cowichan elderlies against the Ebb Tide. The presidential lunch is at 1:30 p.m. for the old boys and founding members, followed by a 2:30 game between the sons of Cowichan and the President’s XV.