MEET YOUR COACHES

Garth Duff-Gray

Anthony Ballinger

Garth Duff-Gray

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 2012 founding member of this Boca youth rugby club; Current President/Treasurer; Avid rugby family man; Prior player; Expat South African;  USA Level 300 Certified Coach

Contact (561) 789-4642 (Txt first) gduffgray@gmail.com  

Chris Vassel

Anthony Ballinger

Garth Duff-Gray

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  "Giving back to what gave me everything"!    I have been involved with this Boca youth rugby club for 9 years. USA Level 300 Certified Coach.                               

 Contact:(404) 849-5817 cvassel0708@gmail.com 

Anthony Ballinger

Anthony Ballinger

Anthony Ballinger

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I have been a Rugby Coach for 3 years. I enjoy growing athletes to their full potential and teaching how to play the game.   Level 200 Certified Coach.  

 Contact:   (561) 305-2540

anthony@egflorida.com

Courtland Smith

Courtland Smith

Anthony Ballinger

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I Played for Florida Juice Rugby for 2 years with one National Championship, 1 year of Stars and Stripes select side. 1 year with Wheeling Jesuit University. My current home club is the Boca Raton Buccaneers. Level 200 Coach.

Courtland.smith338@gmail.com

Steve Harris

Courtland Smith

Russel Da Silva

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Born Lichfield, England
Started playing rugby at age 6 for Lichfield RFC
Coaching for 20 years
Won a National championship in 2009 with Coastal Carolina Univerity
HS State select coach 2013-2019. Level 300 Coach.
Coach EIRA FL 2016-2019 sphrugby@hotmail.com

Russel Da Silva

Courtland Smith

Russel Da Silva

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 Born in South Africa I have always been involved in Rugby, as a player, a coach, a spectator and now a proud parent of a player! Rugby has a special place in my heart and it excites me to see our young players developing the same passion! I am currently a Level 100 Coach." 

 russellds@yahoo.com 

Ray Todich

Eric Mashburn

Ray Todich

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  I played both open and closed side flanker in college for the University of Southern Indiana. Fell in love with the sport! Found rugby in south Florida, introduced my boys to it and am now proud to also be a coach for such a great sport and club. Love helping others grow within the sport. 

USA Rugby Level 200

 rtodich@gmail.com

561-221-3823 text or call

Jason Reid

Eric Mashburn

Ray Todich

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Eric Mashburn

Eric Mashburn

Philip Laurence

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Philip Laurence

Kerri Ballinger Marketing/Recruiting

Philip Laurence

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 I played for Life University for three years, won two national championships, and was a youth coach for a year with Atlanta Youth Rugby. Future DPT student. Love this game and want to share my passion with young athletes. Level 100 USA rugby coach.

Philip94laurence930@gmail.com

Kerri Ballinger Marketing/Recruiting

Kerri Ballinger Marketing/Recruiting

Kerri Ballinger Marketing/Recruiting

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Kim Copeland - VP Funding

Kerri Ballinger Marketing/Recruiting

Kerri Ballinger Marketing/Recruiting

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THE BOCA RATON JR. BUCCANEERS RUGBY CLUB OFFICERS :

Garth Duff-Gray   (Club President & Treasurer)
(561) 789-4642
gduffgray@gmail.com


Chris Vassel   (Club Vice-President)
(404) 849-5817
cvassel0708@gmail.com


Kim Copelin    (Club Funding - Vice President)
pcdkim@hotmail.com


Seeking New   (Club Secretary)

(561) xxx-xxxx

NewBoardVolunteer@?????.com

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