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Lloyd Dobson’s Memorial Service

March 20th, 2019

The Toronto Nomads and the wider rugby community in general are together mourning the loss of one of our modern day club greats. Lloyd Dobson tragically passed away at the age of 39 last weekend.   A member of the Nomads since his arrival in Toronto in 1997 from BC, Lloyd was well known throughout the sport as a fierce competitor, a committed teammate, a rugby brother and a true cornerstone of the rugby community. His love for the game […]

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The Monumentally Sad Passing of Lloyd Dobson

March 17th, 2019

Brothers and sisters, It is with great sadness that I have to tell you all that Lloyd Dobson passed away last night of an apparent heart attack. Lloyd was a friend and a teammate and a brother and a true Nomad for most of his life. I know that he was a teacher to many of you younger players and was responsible for many of you finding your way to the game of rugby and to our club. He was […]

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Senior Training: Saturdays at Lamport

March 7th, 2019

Our indoor season is happening under the Lamport Dome this year. That’s right: Turf! All keen senior men and women’s players, new and old, show up Saturday at 5pm at Lamport for  training.  Wear workout gear. Cleats recommended, but not necessary. 

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Nomads vs. Touring Buffalo Team | SATURDAY MARCH 16

March 7th, 2019

Join us March 16 for a friendly versus Buffalo. Kick off is 1:30 pm at De La Salle College, followed by celebratory drinks at Hemingway’s. 

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Guest Coach Steve Piatek Leading Feb 16 Session at Lamport

February 13th, 2019

This Saturday (Feb 16 @ 5pm) we have a special guest coach session at Lamport! Steve Piatek will be leading the clinic and we invite all senior players (women and men) to come out for what will undoubtedly be an excellent training session. Bring cleats, mouthguard and water. Get to know Steve Piatek: A philosophy that is based on smart rugby, all skills for all players and “hard work beats talent” guides me as a player and coach. My passion […]

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Nomads Senior Training (Women’s and Men’s) Starts February 2

January 31st, 2019

We’re happy to announce that the 2019 Nomads’ Senior Rugby preseason training kicks off this Saturday, February 2 at Lamport Stadium from 5:00—6:30 p.m. This open to any new or returning players of all skill and experience levels and is completely free to try! What to bring:  cleats or running shoes water bottle  mouthguard (if you have one) a willingness to learn and have fun!!  We’ll be running these every Saturday (except Feb 9) from now until April 13 – […]

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