Rhino Rugby is New Can-Am Tournament Official Sponsor

WHITE PLAINS, NY – May 17, 2017

Rhino Rugby, internationally known manufacturer of team wear, rugby balls and training equipment, has been named the official supplier of the prestigious Can-Am Rugby Tournament at Saranac Lake, New York.

The Can-Am is the largest North American gathering of rugby clubs from the USA and Canada who meet annually in scenic Saranac Lake each summer (July 28 to July 31) for a two-day festival of fifteen’s rugby and fun. Over one hundred teams play in nine divisions.

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Saranac Lake rugby tournament organizers invite past participants to 
”Come Home to the 44th Can-Am”

SARANAC LAKE, N.Y. – The largest rugby tournament in North America, which has seen several generations of players and their families dating back to 1974, is inviting those ground-breaking pioneers to “Come home to the Can-Am” this summer in Saranac Lake.
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2015 Shuttle Buses

Shuttle buses will be running between Saranac Lake and Lake Placid this year on Saturday night between 8 pm and 1 am! Buses will be running approximately every 30 minutes.

3rd Annual CanAm Quad Rugby Cup Match

The CanAm Rugby Tournament is pleased to be hosting the 3rd Annual Quad Rugby Tournament for Friday, July 31st and Saturday, August 1st at the 42nd Annual Can-Am Rugby Tournament in Saranac Lake.

Wheelchair rugby was developed in Canada in the 1970’s by athletes with quadriplegia, and after being presented as a demonstration sport at the Atlanta 1996 Paralympic Games, it made its debut as a medal sport at the Sydney 2000 Paralympic Games. Search “Murderball” on YouTube to learn more about the sport. The sport is now practiced in more than 25 different countries and includes men and women on the same teams. Two teams of at least four players each compete for four periods of eight minutes each.

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2nd Annual CanAm Quad Rugby Cup Match

The CanAm Rugby Tournament is pleased to be hosting the 2nd Annual Quad Rugby Tournament for Thursday, July 31st and Friday, August 1st at the 41st Annual CanAm Rugby Tournament in Saranac Lake.

Quad rugby, aka Wheelchair Rugby, features paralympic athletes who deliver the intensity, determination, and physical exertion/entertainment rugby is legendary for. It is the very game showcased in the famous documentary Murderball. This year’s bracket has more than doubled from last year’s and will be co-ed. Teams include the Montreal Maniacs, Quebec Nitros, Ottawa Stingers, Connecticut Yankees, Northeast Passage Wildcats, and the Western New York Wreckers.

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Canterbury to Sponsor Can-Am Rugby Tournament in New York Through 2016

Canterbury North America Signs 3 Year Sponsorship with Can-Am Rugby

Canterbury North America has announced a three year sponsorship of Can-Am Rugby. Can-Am is host to the largest rugby tournament in North America, with hundreds of teams traveling from all over the United States and Canada to compete. Canterbury has been making investments across all levels of the game this year to support the development of the sport in our communities. Can-Am’s fundraising efforts through this tournament raises money that supports all community and youth sports in the area. Read more