Under 14s

 

Above – Cheshire Final Day April 2017 vs. St. Anselmians

Rules of Play

Rules for 2017-18 season are visible on :- 

http://www.englandrugby.com/mm/Document/General/General/01/32/01/35/RFURegulation15Appendix8.2016-2017_English.pdf

http://www.englandrugby.com/governance/regulations/

The key elements of the Under 14s Rules of Play are:

  • Team numbers: a maximum of 15-a-side
  • Maximum pitch size: 100 metres x 70 metres
  • Ball Size: 4
  • Maximum minutes each half: 25
  • Contested 8 man scrum – the No.8 & scrum half can pick up the ball from the back of the scrum
  • Introduction of the uncontested lineout
  • Drop goals & conversions allowed
  • Sin Bin: 5 minutes

 Fixtures

Will be finalized and circulated August 2017

Training

Summer training & up to dark nights drawing in Weds 6-7pm on grass

Sept to April – Astro schedule every other Weds 7-8pm (check teamer)

Membership forms

Membership forms and mini/junior information for the 2017-18 season are available on website M&J section pages

Playing kit

Please contact the club office

Player safety

All players must have a responsible adult present for all training and matches. One adult may look after a number of players as long as the coaches know who will take responsibility for any given player if required.

All players must wear a fitted gum shield/mouth guard.

All players must wear approved studs on boots (e.g. aluminium kite marked rugby studs).

Scrum caps are not mandated, but recommended as preference

Teamer:  match fixtures etc will go out via Teamer again this year. Please check your details are correct and up to date on Teamer to make sure you get the information.