Age Grade Rugby Season 2020-21

Information and Downloads relating to Age Grade Rugby Season 2020-21 can be found on this page. 

Note, The Half Game Rule is now mandatory and is applicable to all age grade rugby at club AND school. 


Covid 19 and Advice/Information for Clubs and Schools

Please reference this section of the County Website for updates and information relating to Covid 19.   


Half Game Rule

To help support you deliver half game within your club, school or college please have a look on the links below which take you to pages within the RFU website.  You will find information that will help you manage for instance, large squads and new players.  You will also find a number downloadable resources which will help support you as a coach. 

Half Game Rule - information can be found here
Frequently Asked Questions here

Age Grade Regulations 

Regulation 15 (updated for season 2020-21) can be found here 


Age Grade Codes of Practice

Last season over 2,000 coaches and teachers committed to following the Age Grade Codes of Practice. These codes provide practical support and best practice to those delivering the Age Grade game to help ensure everything is player centred to increase enjoyment and keep players in the game for longer. 

Age Grade Codes of Practice can be found here