Mini/Rookie Rugby

Please Note All teams will be following the province’s COVID-19 Return to Play Policy – check back soon for updates (June 2021)

Officially founded 2005, the junior program has developed into one of the leading junior clubs in British Columbia. Fielding boys and girls teams, the juniors have seen great success playing in and winning BC Championships. Former notable junior piggies have gone on to play professional rugby and represent at international level.

Current Teams:

Mini/Rookie (coed) – U7, U9, U11



All Rookie Rugby players must complete the following:

Cowichan Rugby Registration (opens to Cowichan Rugby Registration page)

Player and Parents Code of Conduct (opens as a PDF)

Harassment Policy (opens to Word)


Coach, Player and Parent Educational Material:

BC-YouthRugbyManual (opens as a PDF)

Beginners Guide to Rugby Union (opens to World Rugby)


Child Sport Funding Assistance: 

Below are some links to organizations that assist in funding children in organized sports programs. Submissions to these organizations will need to be made at the very beginning of the season.


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Contact Cowichan Rookie Rugby: