Rugby Tournament Details For Saranac Lake

Over 100 international rugby sides are prepping their games right now in anticipation of the season’s highlight, namely the 46th annual Can-Am Rugby Tournament, to be played on 13 pitches, or fields, in Saranac Lake and Lake Placid from August 2-4. Started as a eight-team event in 1974, the Can-Am tournament, organized by the Saranac Lake Mountaineer Rugby Club, has spawned into the most significant economic weekend on Saranac Lake’s calendar. The event has evolved over nearly five decades and brings multiple generations of Can-Am players to the Adirondacks each year.