U11's rugby is classified as Midi Rugby.
Everyone is welcome to join the U11's regardless of skill, experience or gender!
To qualify for the U11's squad, you must be 10 years old at the beginning of the season (1st September) - this equates to being in School Year 6.
Play is regulated by RFU Regulation 15 (Age Grade Rugby, Guidelines and Appendix 1C).
Pitches : 60m x 43m +5m for ingoal areas.
Ball Size : 4.
Squad Size : 18 players.
Players on Pitch : 12 players; 5 Forwards and 7 Backs.
Max Single Fixture Duration : 20 mins each way.
Max Festival Fixture Duration : 7 mins each way.
Starts/Re-starts : Dropkick.
5-person contested Scrums - All binds around the waist - No unbinding/picking up ball - Max push of 1.5 meters - Max wheel of 45 degrees - Offside Line = 5 metres from back foot.
4-person contested Line-Outs - between 2 and 10 metre lines - Offside line = 7 metres from line of touch.
NO NUMBER 8.
NO LIFTING IN LINE-OUTS.
NO HAND-OFFS OR FEND-OFFS.
NO FLY-HACKING (KICKING OF LOOSE BALL ON GROUND).