Rugby

Important Information

Start Date: February 2, 2021

First Day of Competition: April 6, 2021

Declaration Date: April 16, 2021

Regionals Completed By: May 22, 2021

Qualifier Games Completed By: May 29, 2021

Provincials: Division 1 Girls/Boys June 4/5, 2021

Division 2 Girls, June 4/5, 2021

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