Piasau Mini and Youth Rugby 13th October (Season 2017-2018)

Piasau Mini and Youth Rugby 13th October (Season 2018-2019)

Posted today on the Piasau Mini and Youth Rugby Facebook page   http://www.facebook.com/groups/220213081406171/

A reminder that all are welcome on Saturday mornings to continue playing Rugby games, learning Rugby skills and most importantly having fun, the coaching is FREE and it is open to all Schools and youngsters in Miri, the more the merrier.

(Note the change of timings, we start with the older tacklers at 9am and then the taggers at 9:30am) finishing at around 10:30am for the taggers and depending on the number of tacklers we finish later.

The P100 pitch is booked on Thursday Evening for Touch Rugby all are welcome, and Friday Evenings and Saturday Mornings for Rugby coaching

This Saturday there were 7 Taggers and 16 Early Tackler with many of the players from SMK Merbau.

The taggers were coached by Paul

They started with a warm up routine then circle passing with chase the ball, then bulldogs and followed by the Peacocks game which we had a number of times, thanks to all.

The taggers were all awarded a certificate Well Done.

The early tacklers were coached by myself and helped by Samson and welcome back Jayden.

Starting with a dynamic warm up and then went onto practice passing both short and long.

Then we reminded everyone how to tackle low and then divided up the players to start games.

We played three sessions of 8 on 8 full tackle in half a pitch 10 minutes each way.

There was some good running but more work is required on tackling and rucking.

A certificate was awarded to Ewin Fezly, well done.

Dates for your Calendar:

Every Sunday afternoon there is a game day at Curtin University for all, starting at 4pm.

Tenby International School CCA Rugby Taster was on the 5th September at the Tenby School Field and from 8am until 12noon we gave “Get into Rugby” sessions for all the classes. Thanks Gatut for the help and we are planning more “Get Into Rugby” sessions and have identified 7 areas and 28 schools across Sarawak.

On Tuesday 9th October there was a “Get Into Rugby” session at SMK Merbau for 13 to 16 year olds and we had 90 youngsters (50 boys and 40 girls), They started with warm up games and then split into teams of 4 where they played relay games, Carry games, learning to pass and support.

Bintulu 10s, 13th and 14th October where the Letto Rhinos won the Cup Final, well done girls

There is at the Panaga Club on the 20th and 21st October Asia Rugby Women’s 7s with 10 Countries competing, Malaysia is there and Stancy is in the Malaysian 7s team.

Baram Trophy Men 15 a side (10 teams) and Women’s exhibition game, held on 10th and 11th November venue TBA, plus the KRFM Reunion, KRFM formed in 1977

Schools 7’s Tournament for U15s and U17s on the 17th and 18th November

Also help support the Miri Division Rugby Division by registering your School or team and that will entitle you to support from MDRA to enhance the growth of Rugby in Miri.

We look forward to seeing all the Tacklers and Taggers at the P100 Pitch on Saturday 20th October, Tacklers  starting at 9am (we have invited the SMK Merbau Girls and Boys to join us at the P100 pitch for games) and the taggers start at 9:30am, bring your friends.

Landale Cranfield