U14 Team

Games are held on Saturdays starting in late June and finishing in late August. The Aurora Barbarians U14 boys' team plays in the Rugby Ontario and competes against other Toronto-area teams. For more information about the RO U14 league visit Rugby Ontario

Contact: For more information, email jrmensdirector@aurorabarbarians.com

Coaches



George Blinov


Qualifications: NCCP level 1; level 2 (theory & technical), NCCP Introduction to Competition (Certified)
Email: gb25010@rogers.com

Bio: George started playing rugby at Monarch Park S.S. in the late sixties and shortly moved up to club rugby with the Toronto Barbarians, playing up until 1977 when he moved west. He also played for Fort McMurray, Kaduna (Nigeria), and the Calgary Hornets. George made several appearances with Cambuslang RFC (Glasgow, Scotland). George started coaching, at the high school level in Calgary. He also coached the Hornets u-17s and u-19s. His coaching experience included coaching at the senior level in Fort McMurray, winning the Alberta 3rd divisional title in 1992. He was also a guest rugby instructor for high school phys. ed. classes in Fort McMurray.  After a brief stint with Brock RFC, he coached the U-15/16 Boys in 2011/2012 and took over the U-14 Boys in 2013.

Nico Pienaar


Qualifications: NCCP- Rugby Competition Introduction- Certified, NCCP- Rugby Community Coach - Trained, High Five - Sport 
Email: nico.pienaar@actionrugby.com 

Bio: Nico is a lifelong rugby player starting at a young age in South Africa and played for about 20 years. He played wing (11/14), Full-Back (15), Fly-Half (10), Scrum-Half (9) and most of his career at Flank (6/7). He is extremely passionate about the great game of rugby. He made his way back to rugby, after coaching Rep Soccer for a few years. He has two kids playing rugby, a daughter on the U15/U16 team and a son on the U12 team.   

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