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FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
WHEN ARE PRACTICES AND GAMES?
For general schedule information, check the Our Teams page.
WHAT ARE ALL THE MEMBERSHIP CATEGORIES?
This includes both training and competitive games where the Rugby Canada National Law Variations apply. Tackling, rucking, mauling, scrummaging and Lineouts are not permitted in non-contact rugby.
This includes both training and competitive games where the World Rugby Laws of the Game apply and/or Rugby Canada National Law Variations. Contact may involve, tackling, rucking, mauling, scrummaging and line outs.
Masters Rugby Player
An individual who participates in training or competitive matches in accordance with the Golden Oldies Playing Laws. Please note that a Masters player cannot play in any competition, and or training, that is not in accordance with the Golden Oldies Playing Laws (i.e. men’s/women’s senior rugby).
An individual that leads and/or assists with the coaching of an athlete or team in either a training or competitive environment in accordance with World Rugby Laws of the Game and/or Rugby Canada National Law Variations.
An individual who is assigned to a club/team for the purpose of facilitating administrative duties.
An individual who is responsible for enforcing the World Rugby Laws of the Game, and/or Rugby Canada National Law Variations, during a competitive match or in a training environment.
An individual who is responsible for being the first responder to an injured participant in either a competitive match or training environment.
An individual who is part of a group of people who jointly oversee the activities of a member club/organization.
An individual who assists in club activities, which may include but not limited to game day parking volunteers, event volunteers and or minor festival volunteers. A volunteer cannot perform the role of a coach, assistant coach, match official or medical staff.
HOW DO I KNOW WHICH AGE GRADE TO REGISTER MY CHILD IN?
Age grades are divided by date of birth as follows for the 2021 season:
U5 – Jan 1, 2016 to Dec 31, 2018
U7 – Jan 1, 2014 to Dec 31, 2015
U9 – Jan 1, 2012 to Dec 31, 2013
U11 – Jan 1, 2010 to Dec 31, 2011
U13 – Jan 1, 2008 to Dec 31, 2009
U15 – Jan 1, 2006 to Dec 31, 2007
U16 – Jan 1, 2005 to Dec 31, 2006
U18 – Jan 1, 2003 to Dec 31, 2004
The appropriate age for your child is determined by their age as of January 1st of the current year. Therefore, if your child is 8 years old on January 1st, and turns 9 on January 2nd, your child should play in the under 9s age grade category.