Mini Rugby

U12 Rugby

Coaches and Manager

U12 team information

The key Rules of Play are:

  • Team numbers: A maximum of 12 a-side
  • Maximum pitch size: 60 metres x 43 metres
  • Ball Size: 4
  • Maximum minutes each half: 20
  • Continuation of the contested strike
  • Nearest 5 players in a scrum (all players trained, late specialisation)
  • No limit on numbers contesting for the ball including in the maul and ruck
  • Introduction of the hand off below the armpits

In addition all U12 matches and training must follow within the guidelines set out in the RFU Regulation 15 – Age Grade Rugby and Appendix 6 for U12 – see links below.

RFU Regulation 15

Regulation 15 Appendix_6 U12

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U11 Rugby

Coach and Manager

Coach: Mr Daryl Cormack 

Mobile: +44 7775 446796 

Daryl.Cormack@ntlworld.com

Additional Coaches

Coach: Mr Ian McDougall 

mcdougall_ian@hotmail.com

Coach: Mr Richard Jee

richjee@hotmail.com

Coach: Mr James Thompson 

jrthompson123@gmail.com

Coach: Mr Al Cameron 

al.cameron@icloud.com

U11 team information

The key Rules of Play are:

  • Team numbers: a maximum of 9-a-side
  • Maximum pitch size: 60 metres x 43 metres
  • Ball Size: 4
  • Maximum minutes each half: 20
  • Introduction of the contested strike
  • Nearest 3 players in a scrum (all players trained, late specialisation)
  • Contest for the ball (2 players v 2 players)
  • Introduction of tactical kicking and kicking restarts

In addition all U11 matches and training must follow within the guidelines set out in the RFU Regulation 15 – Age Grade Rugby and Appendix 5 for U11 – see links below.

RFU Regulation 15

Regulation 15 Appendix_5 U11

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U10 Rugby

Coaches and Manager

Coach: Mr Simon Keen 

Mobile: +44 7834 487688

keenfencing@outlook.com

U10 team information

The key Rules of Play are:

  • Team numbers: a maximum of 8-a-side
  • Maximum pitch size: 60 metres x 35 metres
  • Ball Size: 4
  • Maximum minutes each half: 15
  • Introduction of uncontested scrum
  • Nearest 3 players in a scrum (all players trained, late specialisation)
  • Contest for the ball (1 player v 1 player)
  • Introduction of Maul
  • Introduction of Ruck

In addition all U10 matches and training must follow within the guidelines set out in the RFU Regulation 15 – Age Grade Rugby and Appendix 4 for U10 – see links below.

RFU Regulation 15

Regulation 15 Appendix_4 U10

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U9 Rugby

Coaches and Manager

Coach: Mr Leigh Edmonds 

Mobile: +44 7739 964050 

leigh-edmonds@sky.com

Additional Coaches

Coach: Mr Andy Vaughton  

avaughton@doctors.org.uk

Coach: Mr Mike Davies 

mrld101@hotmail.com

Coach: Mr Mike Kent

mikekent@doctors.org.uk

U9 team information

The key Rules of Play are:

  • Team numbers: a maximum of 7-a-side
  • Maximum pitch size: 60 metres x 30 metres
  • Ball Size: 3
  • Maximum minutes each half: 15
  • Introduction of the tackle only but no rucks, mauls, lineouts or scrums

In addition all U9 matches and training must follow within the guidelines set out in the RFU Regulation 15 – Age Grade Rugby and Appendix 3 for U9 – see links below.

RFU Regulation 15

Regulation 15 Appendix_3 U9

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U8 - Tag Rugby

Coaches and Manager

Coach: Mr Adam Carrier 

adamcarrier.ac@gmail.com

Coach: Mr Simon Scurr 

simonscurr@yahoo.co.uk

U8 team tag rugby information

The key Rules of Play are:

  • Team numbers: a maximum of 6-a-side
  • Maximum pitch size: 45 metres x 22 metres
  • Ball Size: 3
  • Maximum minutes each half: 10
  • Scoring: Players permitted to go to ground to score tries
  • No tackling
  • No kicking, scrums or lineouts

In addition all U8 matches and training must follow within the guidelines set out in the RFU Regulation 15 – Age Grade Rugby and Appendix 2 for U8 – see links below.

RFU Regulation 15

Regulation 15 Appendix_2 U8

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U7 - Tag Rugby

Coaches and Manager

Coach: Mr Adam Carrier 

adamcarrier.ac@gmail.com

Coach: Mr Simon Scurr 

simonscurr@yahoo.co.uk

U7 team tag rugby information

The key Rules of Play are:

  • Team numbers: a maximum of 4-a-side
  • Maximum pitch size: 20 metres x 12 metres
  • Ball Size: 3
  • Maximum minutes each half: 10
  • Scoring: Players not permitted to go to ground to score tries
  • Play can continue from a knock-on
  • No tackling
  • No kicking, scrums or lineouts

In addition all U7 matches and training must follow within the guidelines set out in the RFU Regulation 15 – Age Grade Rugby and Appendix 1 for U7 – see links below.

RFU Regulation 15

Regulation 15 Appendix _1 U7

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