Central Alabama Youth Rugby (est. 2010)

Last updated 6/15/2014

Age 6-11 (Flag) | Age 11-14 (Tackle) | Age 14-19 (Tackle)

| Age 18-Up Vulcans (Tackle) |

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Latest News 6/15/14:

See our "Sevens" page for info on the 6/21/14 Alabama State Games

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Central Alabama Youth Non-Contact Rugby

(Ages 6-11)

(a.k.a. Flag Rugby)

Click here for a current ROSTER

Click here for a quick video about flag rugby

Registration for ages 6-11 (flag): Folllow the instructions below:

1. Go to www.usarugby.org

2. Click the red button near the top right labeled "Register."
3. In the Search field, type "Central Alabama Youth Non-Contact Rugby" and click the Search button. DO NOT type Birmingham or you will find a team from Michigan.
4. Next to "Central Alabama Youth Non-Contact Rugby 2013-2014" click "Register" and continue with the prompts according to your situation.
5. When you get to the screen asking "Do you already have an AllPlayers.com account?", if you or your child are already a member of USA Rugby, click the button labeled, "Yes, I have an account." If not, click the button labeled, "No, I'm new here." Follow the directions it gives you carefully.
6. If you get to a field asking for "Team Name" again type "Central Alabama Youth Non-Contact Rugby."
7. Continue with the rest of the questions, online signatures, and online payment.
8. If you're asked to chose a role, and you're signing up your child only, select "Rookie Player ($73) (Age: 6-11).
9. After you have finished registering online, Click Here to open the Liability/Waiver Form. Print out the form, fill it out, and give it to one of the coaches from Birmingham Rugby at the pitch or mail it to Birmingham Rugby, PO Box 59262, Birmingham, AL 35259.

Style = CoEd Flag Rugby

Practices/Scrimmages are planned for Monday nights from 5:45 - 6:45 at Krebs Field. Starting June 2, 2014 and ending July 14, 2014.

Tournaments: This event WILL be an unofficial part of Alabama Sports Festival (Alabama Games) in Birmingham on June 21, 2014. See our "Sevens" page for details.

Cost: $73 (This includes a jersey and a ball). Each child will need to provide cleats (soccer cleats are fine), black shorts and socks. 

 

 

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Central Alabama Youth Contact Rugby

(Ages 11-14)

(a.k.a. Middle School)

Click here for a current ROSTER

Registration for age 11-14 tackle:  Folllow the instructions below

1. Go to www.usarugby.org

2. Click the red button near the top right labeled "Register."
3. In the Search field, type "Central Alabama Youth Contact Rugby" and click the Search button. DO NOT type Birmingham or you will find a team from Michigan.
4. Next to "Central Alabama Youth Contact Rugby" click "Register" and continue with the prompts according to your situation.
5. When you get to the screen asking "Do you already have an AllPlayers.com account?", if you or your child are already a member of USA Rugby, click the button labeled, "Yes, I have an account." If not, click the button labeled, "No, I'm new here." Follow the directions it gives you carefully.
6. If you get to a field asking for "Team Name" again type "Central Alabama Youth Contact Rugby."
7. Continue with the rest of the questions, online signatures, and online payment.
8. After you have finished registering online, Click Here to open the Liability/Waiver Form. Print out the form, fill it out, and give it to one of the coaches from Birmingham Rugby at the pitch or mail it to Birmingham Rugby, PO Box 59262, Birmingham, AL 35259.

 

Style = Boys Only Tackle Rugby (if enough girls are interested we will have a girls division as well). Based on numbers this may become more of a clinic style with more individual attention on specific rugby skills.

Practices/Scrimmages are planned for Monday and maybe Wednesday nights from 5:45 - 6:45 at Krebs Field. Starting June 2, 2014 and ending July 14, 2014.

Tournaments: This event WILL also be an unofficial part of the Alabama Sports Festival (Alabama Games) in Birmingham on June 21, 2014. See our "Sevens" page for details.

Cost: $150 - This includes a full kit (jersey, shorts, and socks)

 

 

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Central Alabama High School Rugby

(Ages 14-19)

Click here for a current ROSTER

Registration for age 14-19 High School tackle: Folllow the instructions below:

2. Click the red button near the top right labeled "Register."
3. In the Search field, type "Central Alabama High School Rugby" and click the Search button. DO NOT type Birmingham or you will find a team from Michigan.
4. Next to "Central Alabama High School Rugby" click "Register" and continue with the prompts according to your situation.
5. When you get to the screen asking "Do you already have an AllPlayers.com account?", if you or your child are already a member of USA Rugby, click the button labeled, "Yes, I have an account." If not, click the button labeled, "No, I'm new here." Follow the directions it gives you carefully.
6. If you get to a field asking for "Team Name" again type "Central Alabama High School Rugby."
7. Continue with the rest of the questions, online signatures, and online payment.
8. After you have finished registering online, Click Here to open the Liability/Waiver Form. Print out the form, fill it out, and give it to one of the coaches from Birmingham Rugby at the pitch or mail it to Birmingham Rugby, PO Box 59262, Birmingham, AL 35259.

 

Style = Boys Only Tackle Rugby (if enough girls are interested we will add a girls division as well). 7s. That means 7 on 7 rather than 15 on 15. 

Practices are planned for 5:30 till 6:45pm on Tuesdays and Thursdays. Starting May 1, 2014 ending June 19, 2014. All practices will be held at Krebs Field at Ramsay Park (3609 Montclair Rd, Birmingham, Alabama) unless we get enough players to split up into regional teams.

Tournaments: We WILL have a High School bracket in the Alabama Sports Festival (Alabama Games) here in Birmingham on Saturday June 21, 2014. We will also enter the team in the June 7, 2014 Georgia Games. See our "Sevens" page for details.

Cost: $150 - This includes a full kit (jersey, shorts, and socks) and paid entry into at least the Birmingham tournament. It also means you will get all of the benefits of being a registered member of USA Rugby. Details can be read at www.usarugby.org 

 

 

 

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Birmingham Vulcans

18 or Over = Eligable to play for the Birmingham Vulcans.

Practices are Tuesday and Thursday nights at 6:30 almost all year round.

 

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Misc Info:
Krebs Field is located at 3609 Montclair Road, Birmingham, Alabama
 
 
 
Matches are supervised by coaches and certified referees. 

 

 

Click Here to view the Rules of non contact Youth Rugby that will be used.

For more information please contact Allen Kipp, Head Coach of Birmingham Rugby at mailto:allen@allenkipp.com or 451-8794.
Field Hotline = 205-933-6285
Youth Commissioner 2013 = Tasker Hewitt
Middle School Commissioner 2013 = Tasker Hewitt
High School Commissioner 2013 = Allen Kipp