In Summary: Train Tuesdays / Friday night or Sunday morning games at Camperdown or Away / tackle / lots of energy
The boys and girls continue to enjoy their growth and development as athletes at this age. We continue to support a range of skills development and start to introduce positive encourage of teamwork and collaboration within the team. What’s a real joy about this age group is players and parents start to build a strong sense of belonging and community. But don’t worry, we love welcoming to new players to the at this and any other age.
Competition and Calendar
The players enjoy some modifications to the game, but this format starts to resemble full rugby as we see on TV. The program each week starts with training on Tuesday At Camperdown Oval. Your team will choose to be a Friday night or Sunday morning team and play its games at Camperdown Oval or away at other clubs’ home grounds.
Players must have turned 9 by 1st January to qualify for an Under 10's team, and turned 10 for an Under 11 team. Age dispensation applies as per Under 9’s. Full details can be found here, but below is a summary.
- 12-a-side tackle
- Full field less, 10m L:100m, W:60m
- 2 x 20mins
- Lineout: 5 players, Contested. No lifting
- Scrum: 6 players, Contested 1m push