SSG’s minis Rugby academy operates 3 different age groups and is available for boys and girls to experience their first taste of Rugby. The objective for each session is to have fun, make friends and learn to enjoy safe rugby.
The children will work on their throwing, catching, running and agility skills whilst partaking in the basics rules and skills of touch rugby. The session will be 1 hour long and our friendly coaches are on hand to deliver a non-competitive rugby experience centred around fun and inclusion. All activities are tailored to best meet the needs of the individual players throughout the sessions.
This is open to both boys and girls that are aged 3 up until the 31st august in the year the season starts. A parent and child lead session were children will develop skills and understanding of rugby as well as taking part in challenges. U4’s is a great introduction to rugby and great way for parents to support their child to learn something new.
Our under 5’s football is open to both boys and girls that are aged 4 up until the 31st August in the year the season starts. Children will work independently with their coaches to further develop their rugby skills and knowledge and begin to transition these in to more independent practices and match scenarios. Each week the players will get the opportunity to play conditioned match play and build their understanding of being part of a team.
Our under 6’s football is open to both boys and girls that are aged 5 up until the 31st August in the year the season starts. Players will work to further develop their understanding of match play and rugby skills as well as learning to link with other players. Each week the under 6’s will get the opportunity to take part in skill related practices as well as play in small sided match play.
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Location: Alexander Sports Centre, Sidney Road, Bedford MK40 2BQ