Connacht structure changes
@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.
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
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.