Inclusive sport for all
PLAY ON Rugby is a program that provides an opportunity for children with cognitive or physical disabilities to enjoy the game of rugby structured to their abilities. The main goals of the program are creating a fun and safe environment where the players can be active, meet new teammates and work to develop skills through modified rugby drills and games.
Register at http://rugbycanada.sportlomo.com/. Scroll to the bottom for the PLAY ON Program.
Who: Birth years 2004 to 2016. Absolutely no experience or knowledge of rugby is needed. We will have volunteers to help with the activities, but if you feel your player would benefit from having an aide or parent on the field with them we welcome the support.
What: Non-contact, co-ed inclusive rugby. No equipment is required. Wear comfortable, weather appropriate clothes and running shoes.
Where: St. Albert Rugby Football Club (51 Riel Drive). The program is not limited to St. Albert residents.
When: Wednesday’s from 6:30 PM to 7:30 PM. May 4th, 11th, 25th, June 1st, 8th, 15th, 22nd and wrap up party on June 29th. 8 sessions in total.
Cost: $27.81 per participant. Registered players will receive a shirt to keep.