A trip of a lifetime awaits Chilliwack’s Von Richardson, who will join Team B.C. U-18 on a tour of Ireland this August.

Chilliwack rugby star makes Team B.C. roster for Irish tour

Von Richardson leaves Aug. 10 and returns Aug. 21 and plays three games vs top programs

A Chilliwack rugby player is heading to Ireland in August as part of a B.C. Rugby tour.

GW Graham student Von Richardson is part of a 24 man roster that will fly to Dublin Aug. 10 and play three matches against top international programs.

Richardson’s U-18 squad will face Munster Rugby Aug. 11, the Galway Corinthians Rugby Football Club Aug. 16 and Leinster Rugby Aug. 19.

The team will also take in a Women’s Rugby World Cup pool match Aug. 17 as Canada faces New Zealand.

See bcrugby.com for more info.