Play Junior rugby at Marist Albion in 2017

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14 Mar 2017

We are still seeking players for our U6 Rippa rugby teams, if your child is interested please get in touch with us to register.

Get ready for rugby, a
ll new and returning players should now be registered for the 2017 season. To ensure we can complete the registration process please ensure you have completed your online registration, payment, and one of the following steps:
  • All new players must provide us with proof of identity, copies of passports or birth certificates can be scanned to Jo at or you can attend one of our registration nights (see dates below) for verification.
  • U6 & U7 players - will be able to collect their jerseys from their team managers at their first practise, you can expect to hear from your 2017 management team shortly after registrations close.
  • U8 and above will be required to attend an official Weigh In night at the clubrooms and will be issued with playing jerseys at this time (date to be confirmed).
Our 2017 subscription fees are as follows - includes a team photo for each player and a jersey (to be returned at the end of season):

$80 for one child
$130 for two or more children from the same family

This year, we are very pleased to welcome onboard new stockists for all your Marist Albion apparel - Sporting Edge. You will find a full range of socks, shorts, hoodies, hats and supporters gear available at their store, Unit 9, 501 Wairakei Road, open 7 days a week. Club members will also receive a 10% discount on any other purchases when you shop throughout the store so pick up your mouthguards, boots or any other extras while you are there, they really are a one stop shop! Merchandise and player clothing will also be available for purchase on Registration night.

Marist Albion can also offer additional rugby experiences throughout the season for its junior members. U9, U11 and U13 players have the opportunity to further represent Marist Albion at the Pompallier Trophy Tournament, an annual event involving junior teams from Marist Albion, Ashburton Celtic and Timaru Celtic. Our U13 players also have an opportunity to be selected by the club, to be a part of the South Island Marist team in an annual fixture versus the North Island Marist team.

We encourage our players and supporters to attend our clubrooms each Saturday. The clubrooms are a family friendly environment from 4 - 5.30pm, the bar is open and food is available for purchase. Junior speeches will be at 5pm. The playground is conveniently located via the back staircase.

If you haven't already, please 'Like' us on Facebook Marist Albion Rugby Club to keep up to date on all club happenings throughout the season.

We look forward to seeing many new and returning faces for the upcoming season. Please don't hesitate to contact our Junior Club Captain or President for any further information.

Brendon Feary
Junior Club Captain
Ph: 021 226 4003

Stephen Kinder
Junior Club President
Ph: 027 271 6671