U10: 6 – 10 (approx. 1-4th grades). Must be less than 10 years old by Sept 1.
The emphasis is on skill development, learning the principles of play and rugby values, and having a lot of fun doing it.
Number of Players 7 Per team
Contact None – Touch Rugby
Playing Area Half field or smaller played across the field.
Playing Time 2 x 20 minutes
U12: 10 – 12. Must be less than 12 years old by Sept 1.
The emphasis is on skill development specifically safe tackling techniques and basic open field play.
Number of Players 12 – 7 backs and 5 forwards
Contact Tackling with uncontested scrums and lineouts.
Playing Area Reduced full field.
Playing Time 2 x 25 minutes
U14: 12 – 14 Must be less than 14 years old by Sept 1.
At U14 we start to focus more on specialized positional play.
Number of Players 15
Contact Tackling with scrums, lineouts, and controlled mauls.
Playing Area Full field
Playing Time 2 x 35 minutes
What if I just want to try it out?
If you just want to try out a practice or two and see if you like it, please register with Rugby Xplorer but choose “Training Only” as a role. This will get you basic insurance. When you later choose to join the team, all you will have to play is club fees. https://myaccount.rugbyxplorer.com.au/
We are happy to have you come out to the pitch to watch a practice at any time.