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Mini Rugby

Mini rugby is offered in the 2nd term to grade 1 and grade 2 boys from 13:00-14:00 at the WCC. The players are taught hand-eye-ball coordination, positional play & correct defending & attacking techniques. Once equipped with these skills, the boys play internal matches with teams made up of 10 players on a quarter field, depending on numbers.

 

The sports uniform that must be worn is as follows:

Any rugby jersey may be worn at practices, WPS navy shorts, no rugby boots required.

Rugby

U9 rugby is played in the 2nd term & practice is held at the WCC from 14:00-15:15. The focus is on enhancing the basic skills learnt in mini rugby. The boys play in Inter-school matches with teams made up of 10 players on a quarter field.

U11 (U10 & U11) rugby is played in the 2nd term & practice is held at the WCC. The boys are taught skills such as kicking, scrumming and back-line play, in addition to improving on the basic skills learnt in the younger age groups. Inter-school matches are played with teams made up of 15 players on a full field. Depending on the number of players, A & B sides are selected.

 

1st & 2nd Team (U12 & U13) rugby is played in the 2nd term & is focused on the boys putting into practice all the skills they have been taught and perfecting them. The boys play numerous inter-school matches with a 15 player team on a full field.

 

The sports uniform for the U9-U11 age-groups that must be worn is as follows:

Any rugby jerseys may be worn at practices, WPS navy shorts, no rugby boots.

School rugby jerseys will be supplied for games. These MUST be returned to the coach immediately after the game.

 

The sports uniform for the 1st & 2nd Teams that must be worn is as follows:

Any rugby jerseys may be worn at practices, white shorts, WPS blue & white socks, rugby boots.

School rugby jerseys will be supplied for games. These MUST be returned to the coach immediately after the game.

 

Trials, Squads & Teams

2nd Term:     WPS trials & team selections

                     Northern District & Midlands trials (U12 & U13)

                     Final Midlands trials

                     KZN trials

                     Craven Week

Colours & Honours

The following steps need to be taken to achieve colours & honours:

WPS 1st

Northern District Midlands Colours (U12 &U13)

Midlands Colours (U12 & U13)

KZN Colours (U12A, U13A, & U13B)

Invitation to KZN Championship Cravan Week

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