Rugby World Cup Tour: Webb Ellis Trophy Comes to Ottawa


Rugby World Cup Trophy Tour Event with Minister Catherine McKenna 

World Rugby will be visiting Ottawa as part of the Webb Ellis Cup Trophy Tour to promote the 2019 Rugby World Cup in Japan. All are welcome to attend.

Date: Friday, March 29, 2019
Location: University of Ottawa Dome, 200 Lees Avenue,Ottawa, ON K1N 6N5
Time: 4:00 – 5:30 PM

Special Guests:
The Honourable Catherine McKenna, Minister of Environment and Climate Change
Al Charron, Rugby Canada Alumni and Member of the World Rugby Hall of Fame
Tim Powers, Chairman, Rugby Canada Board of Directors

Order of Proceedings:
4:00 PM Rugby demonstration featuring players from the University of Ottawa, Carleton and other young athletes from local rugby clubs.
4:30 PM Athletes will break for a short presentation on the significance of the Webb Ellis Cup and how all athletes can aspire to represent their country on the world stage.
5:30 PM Event concludes

Local media will be invited to attend.