Rugby

Important Information

Start Date: February 1, 2023

First Day of Competition: April 1, 2023

Declaration Date: April 13, 2023

Regionals Completed by: May 27, 2023

Qualifying Games Complete by: June 3, 2023

Provincial Championships Date/ Host Region:

Division 1 (Boys and Girls): June 9/10, 2022 (Northumberland Region)

Changes for the 2019-2020 Season

26.6 Rules of Play

International Rugby Board Laws of the Game, with under 19 variations.

No tackling above the waist

Hand Off permitted below head and neck

26.7 Roster

A team shall consist of a maximum of 25 players.

- Only students registered in grades 10 – 12 who have completed mandatory contact clinic may participate in High School Rugby.

- All coaches will annually complete the world rugby concussion management certificate

26.10 Coaches

- All coaches complete the world rugby concussion management certificate annually

- Coaches to complete the “Safe Rugby” clinic mandatory for coaches


2021 Provincial Championship Information



Boys Rugby Schedule 2021-2022.doc
Girls Rugby Schedule 2021-2022.doc