Columbus Olympic Rugby is a youth sports program for boys and girls from the Columbus, Ohio area. (K through the 8th grade)
*The new Dublin program will run a U10, U12 and U14 Tackle Rugby program.
**NEW - U14 Tackle Rugby for girls!
We will also offer a 7 week Rookie Rugby Program for boys and girls ages 6-10 (K through 4th graders) where kids will learn the basics of rugby and at the end of each day will play a 4-on-4 rugby game. Players will be divided based on age and skill. Programs available in Dublin and Polaris.
Contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information on how you can join the league!
U14 Tackle Rugby: Players must currently be enrolled in either 7th or 8th grade and cannot be older than 14 years of age by May 28, 2017. Open to Boys only in 2017.
U12 Flag: Players must currently be enrolled in either 5th or 6th grade and cannot be older than 12 years of age by May 28, 2017. Open to both Boys and Girls.
Rookie Rugby: For ages 7-10 (K-4th Grade) Players cannot be older than 10 years of age by May 28, 2017. Open to both Boys and Girls. ...............................
Olympic Rugby is the 7-on-7 version of rugby that was played during the 2016 Olympic games in Rio de Janeiro this summer. This form of rugby is also referred to as Rugby Sevens (or 7's). Kids will learn teamwork, develop discipline, utilize communication skills and become mentally tough in a great team sport for all sizes. Regardless of your child's age and size there is a position for all in rugby, and all positions get a chance to carry the ball, play defense and score.
*Rookie Rugby players will play 4-on-4 rugby
The U14 Tackle Rugby League will require each player to supply their own mouth guard, cleats and water bottle. A team jersey and a pair of rugby shorts will be supplied to each player.
The U12 Flag Rugby League will require that each player supply their own mouth guard, cleats, water bottle, and a pair of black athletic shorts. A team T-shirt will be supplied to each player.
The Rookie Rugby Program (Grades K-4) will require that each player supply their own mouth guard, cleats, water bottle, and a pair of athletic shorts. A team T-shirt will be supplied to each player.
***All cleats must have molded spikes. Soccer and football spikes are fine as long as they are molded. You do NOT need to go out and buy new rugby cleats. (No Player is allowed to wear metal spikes)***
Pricing varies by age group due to insurances, referees, trainer fees and equipment. Please refer to one of the programs we offer to determine individual player costs.
U14 & U12 League matches will start between 11am and 2pm. The League schedule will be released the Thursday before game day. Each team will play a minimum of two matches per week but no more than three. And each team will have at least a 20 minute break in between their first and second match.
The Rookie Rugby Program will start at 10am