Flag Rugby

At this age, athletes will be introduced to the key skills required for MFR.  This will include; running, passing, kicking, catching and defensive flag removal.  Players will be introduced to simple rugby games.   The second half of the season will build on skills learned in the first half with the introduction of playing full 7 aside games.

Early Sessions will include and teach basic skills required for Flag Rugby.  Players will be introduced to the game of 7 aside which will include; scrums, lineouts, kick-offs and penalties.

These 60 minute sessions will have athletes getting prepared to play in organized tournaments.

As well there will be 3 major tournaments for the Flag and Tackle athletes throughout the spring. Those dates will be posted in the coming weeks at will be held at a variety of our Rookie Rugby sites!

Winnipeg Sites & Times

Dakota Community Centre (Maple Grove Rugby Park

Sundays - 4 p.m. - 5 p.m.

Garden City Community Centre (GCCC) 

Saturdays - 10 a.m. - 11 a.m.

Transcona Nationals Football Club (TNFC)  

Sundays - 1 p.m. - 2 p.m.

Sturgeon Heights Community Centre (SHCC) 

Sundays - 4 p.m. - 5 p.m.

Rural Sites & Times

Niverville Rugby Football Club (Hespeller Park)

Saturdays - 10 a.m. - 11 a.m.

Winkler (Lion's Park) 

Saturdays - 10 a.m. - 11 a.m.