Barrett Cup

Sunday 24th March

Rahotu Rugby Domain


Under 7's:

Harry G, Sophie G, Toby O, Lochlen G, Albie D, Rylee H, Jai H, Paddy R (Coach: Shaan Gopperth)

Under 9's:

Hedd E, Finn M, Will H, Remi J, Liam F, Max D, Tom R, Ava T (Coach: Jaiden Drought)

Key Points

  • The day starts at 10 am – all players need to be at the ground and ready to play by this time.
  • Taranaki Rugby are providing representatives to run a 15 minute warm-up for all the kids at 10 am.
  • The tournament is bare feet with mouth-guards a requirement to play.
  • A medic will be present for the duration of the tournament.
  • An ice cream truck, coffee cart, sausage sizzle, and bouncy castle will be on site.

Rules are listed below.

  • Ages are as at 1 January, 2019
  • Three forwards and four backs
  • Scrums will consist of three players as a front row
  • Lineouts minimum of two players plus the hooker
  • Players subs allowed at stoppage of play
  • Try is worth 1 points - no conversions
  • Kicking in general play is permitted in grades U11 and U13 only
  • Team who scores restarts with a kick off
  • Halfback must pass after a scrum or line out, and defenders cannot move up until the pass is made - U13 the halfback can run with the ball
  • Games are 7 minutes each half, with 2 mins for half time. Play to cease immediately when the siren sounds at half time and full time
  • Zero tolerance of poor conduct on the sidelines by parents/coaches/supporters