Team info

U8

Under 8 is the final year of playing tag rugby. At under 7 and under 8 the game is non-contact, with the use of velcro tags rather than tackling.

For all enquiries please contact Trevor Keys on Mob. 07918822665 or e-mail barkingyouth@gmail.com.

Ethos;
Barking RFC follows the RFU long term player development model - Under 7 to under 12 are the sampling years where children should participate in a variety of sports. Ages 6 - 9 years the focus should be on the following.

To have FUN
Develop social and personal skills
Developing core movement and motor skills
Understand basic concepts of the game
Installing the five rugby core values - Enjoyment - Teamwork - Sportsmanship - Respect - Discipline.

U8
U8
U8

About the team

Under 8 is the final year of playing tag rugby. At under 7 and under 8 the game is non-contact, with the use of velcro tags rather than tackling.

For all enquiries please contact Trevor Keys on Mob. 07918822665 or e-mail barkingyouth@gmail.com.

Ethos;
Barking RFC follows the RFU long term player development model - Under 7 to under 12 are the sampling years where children should participate in a variety of sports. Ages 6 - 9 years the focus should be on the following.

To have FUN
Develop social and personal skills
Developing core movement and motor skills
Understand basic concepts of the game
Installing the five rugby core values - Enjoyment - Teamwork - Sportsmanship - Respect - Discipline.

Team Sponsors

Club Charity - St Francis Hospice