Rippa Rugby Year 1 to 6 Term 1
Location: Western Ave Sport Grounds, Omokoroa
Dates: Monday 19th February kick off to Monday 25th March final
Cost: $15 per child
First round will kick off at 4pm onwards
Emails will be sent out weekly with time, field location and vs.
There will be no late entries so make sure that you register and pay for your child before the closing day.
Registrations close on Friday 9th February
We need a coach per team. NO COACH, NO TEAM. Coaches are supplied with rules and the gear for practice year 1-2 coaches are on the field to help them years 3-6 are on sideline only
Rippa Rugby is rugby without the tackle, instead you rip a tag. This local competition is run by BOP Rugby Union. Any age children are welcome to give this a go, although 5 & 6 year olds take a while to understand the game.
Games are 25 minutes no halftime, younger children playing first.
Year 1-2 teams are mixed with 5 a side and a maximin of 8 players per team.
Year 3-4 teams are 5 a side and a maximin of 8 players per team.
Year 5-6 teams are 7 a side with a maximin of 12 players per team.
Year 3-6 are mixed however as of term 1 2023 a girl only and a boy only team can be had as long as there are enough players to do so