A lot of questions have been fielded around Age Grade Dispensations over the last week or so. Below is the process for kids who wish to play up or down an age group:
Please Note: Due to Rugby Australia Policy, kids who are 7 years of age in 2018 and playing in U7s cannot not be age grade dispensated to play up into the U8s. This is a Rugby Australia Policy which Brumbies and Southern Inland Rugby Union must follow.
For Gender Dispensation (for girls who wish to be considered to play in the U14s boys) the following steps need to take place:
If you have any questions about any of the above, please feel free to send Zac an email or call on 0488 169 899. .
I know there has been some confusion around Senior Rugby Dispensation. Below is how to get kids who are 17 or 18 years assessed through dispensation so if given dispensation can play in the SIRU Senior Rugby Competition:
This is for boys and girls who are turning 17 or 18 in 2018 and wish to play Senior Rugby (Boys in the 3rd and 2nd Grade Competition and Girls in the Women’s Competition). There are 2 processes for this depending on your age.
Brumbies Rugby will be holding 2 Coaching Courses in the Southern Inland Zone next Month.
On Saturday March 3 & Sunday March 4 a Level 2 Coaching Course will be held in Wagga at the Southern Sports Academy Office at the Jim Elphick Tennis Centre, Morgan St.(Inside Bolton Park)
On Sunday March 11 a Level 1 Coaching Course will be held at 'Murrayfield', Albury (The Home of the Albury Steamers)
For further details on these 2 Courses you can Contact either Dan Hooper (firstname.lastname@example.org) or Ph. 02 62838518 or Zac Elliott (email@example.com) or Ph. 0488 169 899
All Coaches in our Zone are reminded that it is Compulsory that you hold a Smart Rugby Accreditation before you commence Coaching a Team (From Under 8s through to Seniors). Smart Rugby accreditation must be updated every 2 Years as part of Rugby Australia's OH&S Safety Initiatives