Connacht structure changes

  • July 28, 2021

@connachtrugby have made some changes to their youth and schools systems before the upcoming season, as listed below.

Next season there’ll be a new-look Season Plan for our Youths & Schools players.

Structural Changes:

Activities are structured into 6-7 months, allowing players to play more regularly

Introduction of a mid-season break (6/7 weeks)

Additional structures added, end of season festivals, participation games and talent development blocks

End of Season Festivals:
Takes place at final stages for clubs and schools

Allows inclusion for players who are not involved in cups or plates

Participation Games:

5 participation games have been introduced into next season, bringing more regular games

Allows inclusion for all players and gives everyone a chance to have fun and experiment with their skills.

For more, see the explanation video on our Facebook page.

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