Play Rugby Union with the Manly Roos, the club that breeds champions at all skill levels! We welcome all returning and new players looking for a game of rugby for 2021.
Click here for the reasons why playing rugby is a uniquely wonderful experience for your child. Note also that we are a volunteer-run club, in keeping with the best of club rugby cultures, with opportunities to get involved in many ways. And we have a Manly Roos Club Charter that helps all players and parents/guardians enjoy the experience.
If you need more information on registrations, please email the Club Registrar at firstname.lastname@example.org or see club contacts for specific age groups and teams, please contact our age coordinators.
2021 Registration Fees
Rugby union remains the best value of all winter activities, offering more and costing less. Fees include comprehensive ARU insurance, council ground fees, competition fees, coaching and playing gear. All you need to add are boots and mouthguard:
U6 – $125
U7 – $150
U8 – $150
U9 – $230
U10 – $230
U11 – $230
U12 – $230
U13 – $230
U14 and above – $180
2021 Age Groups
Playing age groups are determined by the player’s year of birth. It is possible to play up a year, but generally not possible to play down a age group (unless dispensation is given for height / weight by the governing body).
Year Born & 2021 Season Age Group
- 2006 = U15s
- 2007 = U14s
- 2008 = U13s
- 2009 = U12s
- 2010 = U11s
- 2011 = U10s
- 2012 = U9s
- 2013 = U8s
- 2014 = U7s
- 2015 = U6s
Season Dates (Minis)
Mini games start late March / early April and are played on Saturday mornings. Training commences 2 – 4 weeks before the start of the season depending on age. The season runs through until late August.
Season Dates (Juniors)
Juniors in 2021 play Sunday afternoon games in the ‘Sizzling’ 7s Rugby tournament, starting mid-February through to late March.
‘XVs’ Rugby games start Sunday May 2nd and run through until late August. Training commences 4 weeks before the start of the season.
There are many reasons for players to change clubs. However, there are competition rules which restrict some transfers. Please contact the club to ask about transferring to the Roos.
Clubs are permitted two imported Representative and/or Development Players from another Club, per age group in a single season. For each representative player over two imported players, competition points will be deducted at the discretion of the Competition Manager and SJRU Board.
Rugby Explorer Registration System
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