Team BC off to Canadian National Wheelchair Rugby Championships in Moncton

Team BC is set to compete at the Canadian National Wheelchair Rugby Championships in Moncton, New Brunswick from May 5-7. 

BCWSA is sending teams in both Division 1 and Division 2 and both teams will be eyeing a spot on the podium this year. Fourteen athletes will wear the BC blue and black in Moncton, including Paralympians and player/coaches Trevor Hirschfield and Byron Green. 

BC1 will aim to make the Campbell Cup podium for the first time since 2016 in Division 1, while BC2 will aim to defend their Zbieranowski Cup title in Division 2. 


BC1 - D1

Name Class Club City
Byron Green 0.5 Victoria WC Sports Brentwood Bay
Trevor Hirschfield 1.0 Victoria WC Sports


William McCreight 1.0 Okanagan Rattlers Kamloops
Max Arsenault 2.0 Vancouver Whalers Vancouver
Cody Fournie 2.0 Victoria WC Sports Victoria
Joel Ewert 2.5 Prince George Hammerheads Prince George
Brandon Perger 3.5 Okanagan Rattlers Kelowna

Coaches: Trevor Hirschfield and Byron Green 
Equipment: Brian Ho and Bernie Hesmert 

D2 - BC2

Name Class Club City
Tiana Hesmert 1.5F Vancouver Whalers Richmond
Calen McDougall 1.5 Victoria WC Sports Victoria
Andrew Davis 2.0 Vancouver Whalers Vancouver
Josh Holton 2.0 Okanagan Rattlers Kelowna
Jessica Kruger 2.5F Vancouver Whalers Vancouver
Nathan Bragg 2.5 Vancouver Whalers Vancouver
Julia Hanes 3.0F Vancouver Whalers


Coaches: Trevor Hirshfield and Kendra Todd 
Equipment: Brian Ho and Bernie Hesmert


All matches on Court 1 will be streamed on CBC, the CBC Gem App and Wheelchair Rugby Canada's YouTube Chanell 

Coverage of Court 2 matches may also be available on Wheelchair Rugby Canada's YouTube Channel. All games are listed in Pacific time. 

Friday, May 5th 
8am: BC 2 vs New Brunswick (Court 2)
10am: BC 1 vs Ontario Thunder (Court 1)
12pm: BC 2 vs Ontario Suns (Court 1)
2pm: BC 1 vs Ontario Lightning (Court 2)

Saturday, May 6
6am: BC 1 vs Quebec 1 (Court 1)
8am: BC 2 vs Quebec 2 (Court 2)
12pm: BC 1 vs Alberta Roughnecks (Court 2)
2pm: BC 2 vs Alberta Bighorns (Court 1)

Sunday, May 7 - Finals 
5:30am: 3rd/4th - D1 Bronze (Court 1)
5:30am: 3rd/4th - D2 Bronze (Court 2)
7:15am 1st/2nd D2 Championship (Court 1)
9am: 1st/2nd D1 Championship (Court 1) 

More Info

 For more information on National Championships and to view the full schedule - CLICK HERE

For media and to schedule an interview with a Team BC athlete or coach
Please Contact 
Nathan Bragg, Communications Coordinator