Coaching Resources

2018 Minor/Junior Rugby Laws Guides

As part of the new age grade and law changes for 2018 - there are a number of Law Variations for Minor/Junior rugby. Attached are a number of guides and law interpretations:

U7 - U13 Law Variations for Ontario Rugby
Rugby Canada Age Grade Rugby Game Cards

Downloadable Resources:

Rugby games for Juniors: 48_rugby_games.pdf
Rugby Canada's National Key Themes document: national_key_themes.pdf
Rugby Canada's National Skills Coaching Resource: National_Skills_CoachingV2_web.pdf

Police Check Forms

As part of Rugby Ontario's Operations Manual - we are requesting all junior-level coaches to complete and submit a copy of a Vulnerable Sector policy records check. To assist with this - the following resources and links are available to you:

Vulnerable Sector Check - link

Volunteer Position Letter from Harlequins - PDF Document

You will require two (2) forms of identification. Acceptable forms include Driver's License, Birth Certificates and Passports. You cannot use a Health Card or SIN Card. 

Please forward completed checks to Dave McLean at

Ball Placement Guide for your athletes:

Ball placement picture

Rugby Canada Resources