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Founded in 2017, the Canadian University Men's Rugby Championship (CUMRC) tournament pits representative universities from BC, the Prairies, Ontario, Quebec, and the Atlantic region in an 8-team, 12-game competition to win the Spence McTavish Cup, emblematic of the top university men's rugby 15s team in Canada.

Website: CUMRC

 Facebook: CUMRC

Instagram page: canumensrugby



The 2023 CUMRC will be hosted by Trinity Western University in Langley, BC from November 15-19.



The 2022 CUMRC was hosted by the University of British Columbia in Vancouver, BC from November 30 - December 4.



The 2021 CUMRC tournament was hosted by Queen's University in Kingston, Ontario from November 24-28.



The 2020 CUMRC was awarded to Queen's University in Kingston, On and was to be held November 25-29, 2020. Due to COVID-19 complications, the U SPORTS as well as OUA, AUS, Canada West and RSEQ fall rugby seasons and championships were cancelled, and so too the 2020 CUMRC.



The  2019 Championship was held at Concordia University,  in Montreal, QC, from November 20-24. 


2018 Canadian University All Stars vs. USA Collegiate All Americans

The inaugural match-up between the Canadian and American university All Stars was held July 27, 2018, at Infinity Park in Glendale, Colorado. The Canadian team comprised members of the 2017 CUMRC Dream Team, augmented by additional players from other Canadian universities, and were led by Head Coach Dave Butcher from Queen's, and Assistant Coach Cory Hector from Guelph.

After the All Americans jumped out to an early lead,  the Canadians fought back and briefly took the lead before a last-minute US try made the final score 23-22.



The 2018 championship was hosted by the University of Victoria, in Victoria, BC November 21-25.



The inaugural 2017 championship was hosted by the University of Guelph on November 16 - 19.

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