2022 Baywide Colts/U85's Competition


The purpose of this competition is to provide an attactive format of the game that our teenage school leavers and smaller framed older rugby players can play, but feel for any number of reasons, that they are either not ready or just don't want to play senior rugby.

Competitions Details

Baywide Colts/U85's club competition is a 15-a-side competition with "Game On" protocols available to be instigated if need be. Teams require 2 coaches and 1 manager to enter.

Eligibility To Play

To be eligible to play, players must be one of the following:

  • Aged 20 or younger on 1st January 2022. There is NO weight restriction for these players.
  • Aged 21 or over on 1st January 2022 who weigh less than 85 kgs.   (Players will need to have their weight verified ONCE ONLY in Weighmaster of Sporty by a Bay of Plenty Rugby staff member before 5.00pm on Friday 29th April.) 

All players, coaches and team managers must possess a "My Vaccine Pass" at registration to participate.

Clubs can form Colts/U85 kgs teams in one of fourformats:

  1. Full Colts Team (all players are under 21)
  2. Full U85kgs Team (all players are under 85 kgs)
  3. Hybrid Team Mixture of Both (players are a mixture of under 21 or under 85 kgs.)
  4. Two or more clubs can form a combined team or either colts/u85kgs or a hybrid of both.