The Rookies2Reds program comes in two forms:
- Holiday Clinics - 1 Day
- Weekly program which consists of five sessions, one each week over five weeks to give boys and girls aged from 5 -11 years a fun-filled and interactive introduction to the game of Rugby Union.
To ensure every child gains maximum enjoyment from their participation, the Rookies2Reds program has been structured around the needs of four distinct age groups:
ROOKIES2REDS AGE GROUPS
LITTLE LEGENDS Children aged 5, 6, and 7
JUNIOR CHAMPS Children aged 8 and 9
FUTURE STARS Children aged 10 and 11
The five-week Rookies2Reds program will contain:
Week 1 - Evasion Skills & Passing
Week 2 - Physical Skills
Week 3 - Game Understanding
Week 4 - Kicking
Week 5 - Match Play
ROOKIES2REDS TACKLE CLINICS One day clinic designed to give boys and girls aged 7 - 8 an introduction into the best practice of tackling. This will allow rookies to progress with confidence and correct technique on to full contact Rugby. Tackle clinics can be run as a one-off event or over a few weeks dependent on the club.