2021 Season Information

Grammar Juniors pre-season Club Day is held at the beginning of April.

Then the junior rugby season officially starts at the beginning of May and continues til the end of August.

Saturday Games Times are as follows:

  • U6 – 8:30am
  • U7 and U8 – 9:15am
  • U9 & U10 – 10:15am
  • U11 to U13* – 11:30am  *NB: that last games are at 11:30am but for the U13’s, games can be always scheduled for 1pm – if necessary. U13 games may be scheduled up to 1pm depending on the Auckland Rugby Union Draw.

NB: COMPULSORY AUCKLAND RUGBY WEIGH IN SESSION TO BE HELD AT SHORE ROAD CLUBROOMS FOR ALL U8-U13 PLAYERS. 

Four sessions only and they are no longer run by the Club – they are run by Auckland Rugby officials.  No weigh-in, no play. 

– Tuesday 23 February 5:15pm – 6pm 

– Sunday 7 March 10:30am – 12pm 

– Saturday 13 March 10:30am – 12pm 

– Wednesday 24 March 5:15pm – 6:00pm

OTHER IMPORTANT DATES FOR THE SEASON:

  • Registrations open – 20 January 
  • Rippa Rugby Fun Day –  Sunday 21 March 10am – 12 Noon (Under 6 & Under 7 only)
  • Pre-season training  – as agreed with individual Coaches
  • Club day – Saturday 10 April (morning) Shore Rd Reserve
  • Coaching and Refereeing Courses – http://grammarjuniors.org.nz/coaching-referee-courses/
  • Coaches, Managers, Referees function – TBC – Shore Rd Clubrooms
  • Rugby Season commences – TBC but generally the first weekend of May
  • City versus Country Challenge Shield (vs Bombay) – TBC
  • Ron Williams Tournament (U9) – TBC
  • Team Photos – TBC
  • Grammar Juniors vs Pakuranga Shield Challenge – TBC
  • Annual club dinner – TBC
  • Season finishes  – TBC but generally end of August
  • End of season Prizegiving function –  TBC, Held at Grammar TEC senior club, 36 Reihana St, Orakei
  • Junior Rugby Finals Day (U12 & U13) – TBC
  • Taupo Tournament – 16-19 September, Taupo
  • Queenstown Tournament – 24-26 September, Queenstown
  • Grammar Juniors AGM – TBC