Coaching Leagues

Rookie Rugby Coaching starts with USA Rugby’s Level 100. This is the base level of certification required of all coaches and includes education on:RR-Coach

  • Athlete Protection
  • Creating a Safe & Respectful Environment
  • Concussion Awareness
  • and Rugby ReadyWorld Rugby’s industry standard for rugby fundamentals. 

Your State Rugby Organization (SRO) has qualified instructors who can set up a 2-4 hour coach training for your league. This trianing includes Rookie Rugby basics for coaches and referees. 

Screen Shot 2015-11-06 at 11.42.20 AMROOKIE RUGBY COACH: SIX WEEK COACHING PLANS
USA Rugby has developed three sets of 6-week coaching plans to supplement this certification. These lesson plans may be used for age based leagues (3rd-4th, 5th-6th, 7th-8th), or may be phased in based on the level of player (beginner, intermediate, advanced). 

Find our Rookie Rugby Coaching manual and Coaching pack in the Rookie Rugby Shop.

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