Under 15s

Under 15’s Contacts

Head Coach : Paul Underhill (RFU National Level 2 qualified & Sale Sharks DPP Coach U13-15’s in 3rd year)

Tel: 07770 947986

Email: paul.underhill@gmail.com

Assistant Coaches

Shane Owens – Safeguarding Qualified

Carl Downes – 1st Aid Qualified

Jim Welch


Welcome to the New Season for 2018-19

If you are in School Year 10 and fancy playing the best sport in the world, or have played already or are new to the area, please get in touch and play rugby with the best junior club in the North West.

Rules of Play

U15 rules for 2018-19 season are visible on :- 


Full Age Grade Regs are here :-


 The key elements of the Under 15s Rules of Play are:

  • Team numbers: a maximum of 15-a-side
  • Ball Size: 5
  • Maximum minutes each half: 30
  • Contested 8 man scrum – the No.8 & scrum half can pick up the ball from the back of the scrum. If wheeled 45° procession remains with attacking side
  • Scrum half must not move beyond centre-line
  • Uncontested lineout but lifting permitted
  • Drop goals & conversions allowed
  • Sin Bin: 6 minutes
  • Rolling subs permitted with refs permission when ball dead
  • No “Squeeze-Ball”


Date Club U15
02/09/2018 Training H
09/09/2018 Manchester A
16/09/2018 Stockport A
23/09/2018 Training H
30/09/2018 Training H
07/10/2018 Winnington Park H
14/10/2018 Leek No Team
21/10/2018 Training H
28/10/2018 Heaton Moor A
04/11/2018 Wilmslow A
11/11/2018 Bowdon H
18/11/2018 Joint Manc vs Sandbach A @ Man
25/11/2018 Wirral H
02/12/2018 Whitchurch (joint with Congleton) H
09/12/2018 Caldy A
16/12/2018 Lads and Dads H
06/01/2019 Altrincham Kersal A
13/01/2019 Training H
20/01/2019 Leek A
27/01/2019 Rochdale @ Congleton A
03/02/2019 New Brighton @ Congleton A
10/02/2019 North Manchester @ Congleton A
17/02/2019 Stone H
17/02/2019 Stoke x
24/02/2019 Wilmslow H
03/03/2019 Stockport H
10/03/2019 Training A
17/03/2019 Manchester H
24/03/2019 Caldy A
 31/03/2019 Wythenshaw A
07/04/2019 Old Alwinians H
14/04/2019 Easter half term A
21/04/2019 Easter half term H
28/04/2019 Crew & Nantwich A



Summer training with start in August & continue up to dark nights drawing on Weds 6:30-7:30pm on grass

Sept to April – Astro schedule every Weds jointly with the U16’s 7-8pm (check teamer as subject to change)

Membership forms

Membership forms and mini/junior information for the 2018-19 season are available on website M&J section pages

Playing kit

Please contact the club office. Latest new kit available with O’Neills.

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.

Regs on protective clothing including studs here :-


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.


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