Can Play Rugby?
and girls from age under 7 to 12 can play rugby together and are grouped
according to age. Age on The first of September, in whole years, plus one decide
a child’s group. This Year we are running teams in U7's, U8's Tag, U9's, U10's,
U12's, U13's, U14's, U15's and U16 .We also field U15 &
teams. We believe that creating a strong sense of team and club spirit is very
important. These kids are the future of CBRFC.
WRU Pathway is a well thought out programme that starts children playing Tag
Rugby. This is a fun, non-contact version of rugby that helps children develop
running and catching skills and beginning to understand the importance of
working together as a team. Gradually, as children grow and develop, more
skills, contact and other aspects of the game are introduced so that by the age
of 12, children are playing a version of rugby that is much closer to the adult
game. Copies of the WRU Pathway are available from the club.
kit do they need?
the start of the season, jerseys, shorts, socks and boots should be fine.
In the colder weather children are still proud to wear their Club
jerseys, but make sure they have sufficient clothing underneath or a training
top (available from The Club Shop)
and track suit bottoms.
should always wear appropriate footwear. Soccer
boots are OK, but make sure the studs are aluminium, and the approved WRU
kite-marked type. Insist on the
correct studs from your retailer!
Club recommends that players in all age groups wear gum shields and shin guards.
Gum shields tailor-made by your dentist are ideal.
However, sports shops sell DIY versions that you soften by heating in
boiling water and then mould around the teeth - every player should have one.
playing full contact Rugby should also be encouraged to consider protective
headgear and lightweight chest and shoulder protection.
The Club Shop
is well-stocked with the Club kit of blue socks,
shorts, jerseys, club ties and jackets for sale at reasonable prices.
There is also a selection of second-hand kit, including boots.
and Where Do We Play Rugby?
season runs from September through the winter, to late April.
Rugby takes place on Sunday mornings and midweek at 6.45pm throughout the season. We
usually meet at the clubhouse at Brookfield Drive but sometimes use the
Astroturf at one of the local schools. We have
coaching sessions, play fixtures against other local clubs, take part in rugby
festivals and undertake an annual tour. For
Sunday coaching sessions, we
meet, at about 10.30am.
Coaching starts promptly on the field at 11am
and finishes around 12.30pm.
home fixtures, we meet at the clubhouse at 10am.
For away games, we need to travel, so we meet at 9am or as directed by
your teams manager, Please try to help with transport if you can.
The Team Tours tends to be towards the end of the season and lasts 2-3 days.
Colwyn Bay RFC Junior Section has a thriving
supporter base and we encourage parental support as Coaches
are not usually able to provide individual
care in the case of upset or injury.
Sunday training and home matches provide an
opportunity to enjoy a (real) coffee and bacon butty with the papers in the
neither parent can remain, arrangements should be made for a responsible adult
(family friend or neighbour) to keep an eye on them, and the child told who is
looking after them.