Fall schedule of tackle and flag games set; registration for program still open to elementary and middle schoolers

Pelham Youth Rugby announced a fall schedule of five tackle games for the middle school players and two flag tournaments for the elementary participants. The U-13 and U-15  middle school teams will play games against Manhattan, Long Island, Greenwich and Lycee Francais. The elementary team will compete in flag tournaments at Chelsea Waterside Park.

Registration for the Pelham program is still open. Practices start Friday. Click here to visit the Pelham Recreation website to get the registration form.

The fall tackle schedule:

  • Sept. 30 — away at Greenwich
  • Oct. 14 — home versus Manhattan, 3 pm
  • Oct. 21 — home U13 versus Long Island; U15 versus Fairfield Prep, 3pm
  • Oct. 28 –home versus Greenwich, 3 pm
  • Nov. 4 — home versus Manhattan, 3 pm
Play Rugby USA’s elementary tournaments at Chelsea Waterside Park will be Oct. 14 and Oct. 28. A culminating flag tournament for elementary and middle school players will be held either Nov. 3 or 4.

Pelham Rugby is open to kids from towns outside of Pelham and is one of the very few youth rugby programs in our region. Sign up today!

Here’s the schedule for the Monday and Friday practice sessions:

  • 3:30-4:30 pm (flag for grades 2-5)
  • 4:30-5:30 pm (flag for grades 6-9)
  • 4:30-6:30 pm (tackle for grades 6-9)