Fletcher's Fields

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Coordinates: 43°55′06″N 79°23′03″W / 43.91833°N 79.38417°W / 43.91833; -79.38417

Fletcher's Fields
Location Markham, Ontario[1]
Opened 1980
Surface Grass
Capacity 3,000[1]
Tenants
Toronto Rebellion[2] Toronto Nomads

Fletcher's Fields is a rugby stadium in Markham, Ontario, Canada.[1] There are 6 rugby fields, but only one with a grandstand for spectators. The club house, with changerooms and a snack bar, is located in the centre of the facility. Parking is located in two lots south of 19th Avenue and one north of the clubhouse.

The field was named for Denis Fletcher, a proponent of rugby in Ontario during the 1950s and 1960s.[3]

It currently serves as home to the Toronto Rebellion of the Rugby Canada Super League.[2] The stadium, which seats 3,000 people,[1] has hosted numerous Canada national rugby union team matches in the past was one of the venues for the 2008 Churchill Cup.[4] It also hosted the 2011 Colonial Cup.[5]

Rugby League[edit]

In 2011 this venue hosted all Canadian National Rugby League team matches which included:

  • Canada vs Jamaica
  • Canada vs USA
  • Canada vs South Africa.

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