Thunder in the Press

Here are some press clippings, videos and articles over the years.

2014

World Rugby did a feature on Phil Mack and the Thunder program.

The HA-SHILTH-SA newspaper featured an article on Phil Mack and Thunder “NUU-CHAH-NULTH RUGBY STAR PROMOTES HIS SPORT FOR FIRST NATIONS ATHLETES”
https://www.hashilthsa.com/news/2014-05-26/nuu-chah-nulth-rugby-star-promotes-his-sport-first-nations-athletes

Active Circle lists our 6 rugby camps on Vancouver Island
http://www.activecircle.ca/en/programs/2139-vancouver-island-thunder-aboriginal-youth-rugby-program.html

2015

Anishinabek News on Phil and Thunder Program – “Phil Mack: Golden in Rugby/committed to First Nations kids back home”
http://anishinabeknews.ca/2015/07/16/phil-mack-golden-in-rugbycommitted-to-first-nations-kids-back-home/

BC Rugby News gives 2015 Thunder program update
http://www.bcrugbynews.com/show_news.cfm?ID=1689

2016

Kids Sport Canada mentions Thunder program
http://www.kidsportcanada.ca/british-columbia/team-kidsport/phil-mack/

BC Rugby News gives 2016 Thunder program update
http://www.bcrugbynews.com/show_news.cfm?ID=2100

2017

John Lyall Thunder Director gave a presentation to the Saskatchewan Rugby Summit via teleconference. He’s featured on their Summit page.
http://www.saskrugby.com/news_article/show/841468-2017-summit-announcement

Aedelhard did a feature on the Thunder and Phil Mack
https://aedelhard.com/blogs/stories/return-of-the-mack-phil-mack-and-the-first-nations-thunder

Black Press News Report on Thunder trip to Prince Rupert to teach students the fundamentals of rugby
https://www.blackpress.tv/video.php?id=25935

ISPARC (Indigenous Sport and Physical Activity Recreation Council) Featured the Thunder 7s Youth Tournament Poster
http://isparc.ca/events/thunder-rugby-camp-shawnigan-lake-school/

Tofino-Ucluelet Westerly News Article Featuring Phil and Mentioning Thunder: “Toquaht Phil Mack leads Canada‚Äôs rugby against Maori All Blacks”
https://www.westerlynews.ca/sports/toquaht-phil-mack-leads-canadas-rugby-against-maori-all-blacks/

Thunder trip to Ahousaht to teach rugby in the school

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