Following a very sucessful 2013/2014 season for Minis rugby in Athy there are a number of developments to round off the year.
Our Annual Summer camp will be held during the second last week in August and full details can be found on our Summer Camp page.
Our recruitment campaign for the 2014/2015 season is currently under way for all players between the ages of 6 and 12 and more details on this can be found on our Give Rugby a Try page.
The Little Athletics and Summer Speed Session will also return to Athy RFC this year commencing on the 3rd of July. For full details, times and dates please check out our Little Athletics page.
Finally, after what was a hugely sucessful 2nd Rugby Camp Out in Athy RFC we have now confirmed the dates for our 3rd annual Rugby Camp Out which will take place in April 2015. More information and full details of the 2014 Camp Out are available here and you will also find links to our Camp Out Facebook page.
Thank you for a wonderful 2013/2014 season and we hope to see everyone back in the coming months.
Little Athletics & Summer Speed Sessions
Our hugely popular Little Athletics Programme will return this year for boys & girls aged from 4 to years. "Little Athletics" is the Athletics Ireland program which is aimed at teaching children the FUNdamental skills of Agility, Balance, Co-ordination and Speed (ABC's of Athletic Development). Little Athletics centres on the use of games to provide fun while developing fitness.
This will run in conjunction with our Summer Speed Sessions for 8-12yearold Boys & Girls. This will involve Fun exercises aimed at developing the Speed, Agility & Quickness of our Sport Stars of the future.
All are welcome and both programmes will run in The Showgrounds between 7pm & 8.15pm over 8 consecutive Thursdays from the 3rd of July to the 21st of August. Fees for the 8-Week program are a one-off payment of €1Oper child with a Family rate of €20. Simply turn up and register.
Minis Rugby caters for Boys and Girls aged from 5 to 12 years of age, introducing them to the fundamentals of the game in a safe, controlled environment under the instruction of IRFU-accredited coaches. Athy RFC runs annual summer camps for all players aged 5 to 12 and more information can be found by following the link below.
Information on the Annual Rugby Summer Camp for 2014 can be found here.
Athy R.F.C. fields Minis teams at each grade from U7 to U12 with training on every Thursday evening from 7pm to 8.15pm from the start of September unti late April. We also have matches or training on Saturdays at 10am.
More information on current times and dates can be found on our Give Rugby a Try page.
Further information is available from our Minis Co-Ordinator, Ollie Henry, on 086 8215272.
We also run a Little Athletics Program and Summer Speed Sessions for all out Mini Rugby players. More information can be found on our Little Athletics page.
Information on our annual Rugby Camp-Out can be found here.