Tauranga Sports Junior Rugby

WELCOME TO TAURANGA SPORTS JUNIOR RAPTORS

Registrations for the 2022 season will open soon.


At this stage, Registration Musters this year are happening on:

SUNDAY 13th March 2022, 3pm - 6pm - MAIN MUSTER DAY

WEDNESDAY 16th March 2022, 5.30pm - 7pm - For those who can't make Sunday

Please note that these days may change as well as how these night are run, depending on the Covid traffic light setting

Those playing Rippa, do not need to come to weigh in.  But please make sure you upload a photo with your registration form.

Sunday is our main muster day - it is preferred that you come to Sunday rather than Wednesday - if you can. 



ONLINE payments are being accepted again this year.  We will have eftpos available on the night.  Remember to COMPLETE THE REGISTRATION FORM BEFORE COMING TO THE MUSTER NIGHT.


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Junior Rugby Grades

All children (boys and girls) are graded into teams based on their age as at the 1st January. 

U6-U7: 10 aside Rippa Rugby with Rugby Boots or sport shoes played on half field

U8-U10: Tackle rugby with boots played on half field

U11-U13: Competition grades - Full tackle, full field and 15 aside Rugby. 


Playing Times and Locations 

U6-U7: Teams play on Saturday mornings from 8.30am to 12.00pm (times to be confirmed) at Arataki, on a half field. 

U8-U10: Games are played at Blake Park from 8.30am to 12.00pm throughout the season.

U11-13: Games are played at the Domain or away throughout the season.


Please refrain from contacting the committee and requesting teams or friends that you wish your child to play with.  The committee, when putting teams together, try to ensure continuity from year to year for existing players and for new children to the club, putting them with someone from the same school.  Please appreciate putting over 20 teams together is a massive exercise and we do our best to ensure this is done as fair as possible. 


A big thank you to our sponsors: 

Calley Homes, Jeremy Pyor - Sotheby's Realty, Barrio Brothers Tauranga, iLine Construction, Energy Services Tauranga, Craigs Investment Partners Tauranga, Foundation Clinic and ISO

We would love it if you could support them where you can!