Please note this Sundays open trials for the ACT Schools 12 years and Under rep team will be held earlier than previously advertised due to coach unavailabilities. The trials will now start at 9AM.
ACT SCHOOLS 12 YEARS AND UNDER:
The ACT Schools 12 Years and Under Rugby Team Open Trials will be held on Sunday 27th of July, 2014, at Burgmann Anglican School. The school can be found at the Corner of Gungahlin Drive and The Valley Way, Gungahlin, ACT, 2912. There is only one oval, which is located at the rear of the school grounds.
The trials will commence at 9AM and run until 11AM and will involve a series of skill based assessments followed by controlled matches. Players are asked to be ready by 8.50AM and to bring their usual match day equipment – headgear, mouthguard, boots, water bottle etc. Jerseys will be provided for selection purposes.
All players are welcome. To be eligible, players must be of the correct age i.e. Born 2002 or 2003. Students from Year 5, 6 and 7, who meet the age criteria, are invited to attend.
Independent selectors, in addition to the coaching staff, will be used on the day to ensure fairness and transparency in the selection process. Following the trial day, training’s will commence for the named players, each Wednesday from 5.30pm until 7pm at a venue TBC.
If successful, the final 23 players will be travelling to Adelaide for the Southern States Tournament on October 3rd, 4th and 5th, 2014, to compete against NSW, South Australia and Victoria.
Further enquiries are to be directed to Mr Andrew Withers, Head Coach on firstname.lastname@example.org
Congratulations to the boys who have been selected in the 2014 ACT Schoolboys FINAL squad. All selected players and details of the program are located here (updated Tuesday 10th June)
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