Welcome to Ashford Rugby Under 11s (Raptors)
Welcome to Ashford Rugby Under 11s (Raptors)
Our Team is For Those in Year 6 at School

ABOUT OUR TEAM

Head Coach: Bea Coombes

Coaches: James Elford, Marc North, Tom Reynolds, Paul Chatfield

New players are always welcome! We train on a Sunday morning from 10am - 12pm between the 1st and 3rd team pitches
 
We aim to make our training sessions as fun and interactive as possible.  As coaches we try to include the following aspects in all sessions:
Creativity, Awareness, Resilience, Decision Making, Self Organising
We want to develop independent, confident rugby players!
 
Training Objectives:
 
Our main focus at this age is still to establish and reinforce the core rugby skills:
  • Ball handling - safe and accurate passing
  • Go forward - maintaining possession and applying pressure
  • Supportive play - through strong defence and supporting the ball carrier

To participate in training and games players should have the correct kit:

  • Sports Tops (no hoods/zips)
  • Shorts/Joggers
  • Trainers (studded boots in the wet)
  • Players should also bring a bottle of water
  • Gumshield!

KEY POINTS

  • 3 player scrum - strike, no push
  • Ruck and maul – 2 support player per team
  • Kicking - no flyhack
  • School Year 6
  • Max numbers - 9
  • Max Pitch Size(m) - 60x43
  • Sunday Mornings  - 10am/12pm
 
 
 

CONTACTS

Coaches

Bea Coombes

Email:

ashfordraptors@gmail.com

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