Coaching Resources

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

2017 Law Interpretation Guide

The following communication & resources has been sent out from Rugby Canada's Nathan Abdelnour regarding how the World Rugby law updates for 2017 will impact competition in Ontario in 2017.

The new Measures and Law Trials were put into effect on January 1, 2017. As such, it is important to review the below information to make sure you are aware and comfortable with the changes going into the 2017 season.

Age Grade Variations (from Rugby Ontario website)

Rugby Canada Resources