Head Coach


After an impressive playing career that included four years at the Lakehead University, Coach Ripley has shifted his focus to the development of upcoming rugby players. As a coach,  he’s been involved with the Belleville Bulldogs for more than 10 seasons and in more recent years, has gotten involved with the Team Ontario boys program. Starting as an assistant, Coach Ripley has become a highly sought after head coach and is now at the helm of the Ontario 16U Boys program.

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Assistant Coaches


As the current President of the Belleville Bulldogs Rugby Club, Coach Chambers is heavily involved in all aspects of local rugby. Having been a dominant student athlete at Queens University, he understands the commitment, dedication and level of play required to be successful in post secondary athletics.