Welcome to the home of the Markham Irish Canadian Rugby Club
New recruiting incentives announced
Click here for more info.
On-line ordering now available:
Super Bowl at Austin Drive
Sunday February 7th
Indoor Practice at
Pan AM Centre
starts January 6th
U16/18 Skills Academy
starts Tuesday January 5th
The Markham Irish Canadian Rugby Club provides competitive rugby programs for all age groups from Under 12 to Senior Men and Women. The club was formed through the merging of the Markham Rugby Club and the Irish Canadian Rugby Club. The Markham RFC was founded in 1980, has competed in the Marshall and Keenan Divisions. The ICRC, founded in 1950, has an enviable record of cup and league success by its senior men and women teams.
The men & women's senior teams play out of Fletcher's Fields, Markham
Our successful junior program offers instructional and competitive teams from Under 10 to Under 20. Click here to download the junior brochure.
For new players who wish information regarding playing for the club please email the MICRC President Pat Hodgins. Thank you for your support and we look forward to seeing you at the field!
January 18, 2016:
Click here to see story from Markham Economist & Sun on new Men's Head Coach.
January 11, 2016:
For announcement by the new Fletcher's Fields Board click here
Dec 17th, 2015:
Pan Am Centre starting Wednesday January 6 - Juniors at 7:15 pm and seniors/U18 at 8:15pm. Cost $5/session (or $35 for all sessions).
U16/U18 Skills Academy after school at the new Dome behind Father McGivney (14th and McCowan). Starts Tuesday January 5 at 4:00 -5:00 PM - $5/session.
October 29th: Get your 2015 Banquet tickets HERE
October 29th: Annual General Meeting Tuesday December 1st, 7:30 PM at the clubhouse.
September 23rd: We are delighted to announce two club inductees to the Ontario Rugby Hall of Fame: David Harris and the ICRC 1st XV from 1962 -1973.Induction ceremony on November 14th. Click here for Rugby Ontario announcement.
August 24th: Congratulations to Senior Women for winning third consecutive Toronto Rugby Championship 47 - 30 over Belleville.
August 10th: Plan to attend the 2nd annual, three band, music fundraiser to support the club. Thursday August 20th at the Earl of Whitchurch, Stouffville. Tickets $20 in advance, $25 at the door. Ticket includes cover, food and one raffle ticket.
Jully 22nd: It is with sadness that we report that David Harris has passed away.
Our sincere condolences to his wife Caroline and son Mark.
David was a player, teacher, coach and was instrumental in bringing rugby to Markham through Markham District High School and the formation of the Markham Rugby Club.
July 8th: Get your pub crawl tickets here
July 7th: Congratulations to Sayf Al-Omaishi, Brendan Blakie, Andrew Coe and Ryan Gamm on being selected to the Ontario Blues U19s for the Canadian Rugby Championship in Regina, July 15-19.
July 9th Club Night at Austin Drive for Juniors and Seniors. BBQ to follow practice.
June 14th: Club members Ryan Ye and Rob Wingrove volunteer in Uganda, click here for story.
June 8th: Congratulations to Mens teams and Women's team for a clean sweep weekend.
May 24th: U16s play Newbridge School from Wales, Monday May 25th, 6:00 PM at Austin Drive.
May 7th: Our next social event is a trip to the Rogers Centre to see the Blue Jays on Sunday May 24th. First pitch is at 1:07 pm. Get your tickets HERE!!! Everyone is welcome, invite your family, friends and anyone else.
April 19th: Congratulations to the men for their 50-5 win yesterday over Ajax Wanderers. The City of Markham is letting us onto the Austin Drive field on May 2nd (depending on weather) We are planning to have pre-season games for the women and men at AD.
ALUMNI DAY! Saturday May 9th at Austin Drive - Get hold of eveyone you know who used to play for the club and get them out! Men Play Oakville Crusaders
OPEN REGISTRATION: Saturday May 2nd at Austin Drive from 10:00 am - 2:00 pm. Come out and meet your coaches.
April 8th: Open Registration from 10 AM - 2:00 PM at the clubhouse on Saturdays April 18th and May 2nd. Shorts, socks and T-shirts will be available for all junior players.
April 7th: Senior players Outdoor practice starts Tuesday April 7th at 7:00 PM and continues each Tuesday and Thursday. Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org for further details.
March 12th: REGISTRATION IS OPEN! Register HERE for 2015 season. Rugby Canada has selected Sports NGIN as the new provider for all registrations. All members will need to set-up a new account which will require confirmation of email before proceeding.
March 4th: Get your St. Patrick's Day Pub Crawl tickets - Sat March 14th is the date. CLICK HERE FOR INFO AND TICKETS
January 23rd: Banquet is on Saturday February 28th. Buy your tickets HERE
January 15th, 2015: We are pleased to welcome our newest sponsor -
Great Clips, Boxgrove, 560 Copper Creek Dr, Markham, ON L6B 0S5
For older news see the news archive
Created by: PJH -- Last updated:Jan 17, 2016