Ironsides
Minis Rugby

The Minis section of Ironsides Rugby is a leading Minis club in Surrey Rugby and has a good turnout at every year group, we welcome youths of 12 and under start having fun with the ball from the age of 4.

Come along and we hope you will enjoy Ironsides Rugby, the way we all do!

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Ironsides Under 11's
LATEST NEWS & ALERTS
  • About
  • Contact
  • Home Pitch Location
  • Upcoming Fixtures
  • This Week

Welcome to Ironsides U11s. A non-selective community club, Ironsides has one of the largest mini sections in the country.

The season starts on 13th September

The U11 section caters for those in Year 6 at school. This is the second year of contact with boys and girls having fun on a Sunday morning with training starting at 10am prompt and running until midday. Please note that gumshields are mandatory to be able to participate in training sessions this year.

Festivals are organised by the club throughout the season both home and away where Ironsides teams will play against other clubs. 

Essential cold weather kit and branded Ironsides kit is on sale weekly at the club. Layering up with base layers and the cold/wet weather overlay kit is also recommended as are the hats through the cold winter months. For festivals hosted away from Ironsides the full Ironsides kit of shirt, shorts  and socks together with suitable boots is required.

 

Please watch out for availablity emails for training and for festivals and respond ASAP to help your coaches ensure that all players attend appropriate festivals and that everybody gets an opportunity to do so.

Ironsides is a volunteer run club so all parents are asked and expected to do their bit within an age group in which they have a child playing.
u11 Manager
Sarah Molloy
T: 07919 550104
E: u11.manager@ironsidesrugby.com

U11 Manager
Joseph Molloy
T: 07717 512234
E: u11.manager@ironsidesrugby.com

U11 Head Coach
Ben Grinnall
T: 07985 247496
E: u11.coach@ironsidesrugby.com

u11 Head Coach
Anton Truter
T: 07801 099450
E: u11.coach@ironsidesrugby.com

Wandsworth Common 
SW18 3SF
(Dog-free area near the Skylark Café)
 

Date Time Squads What's happening Type Location

U11s - season starts on Sunday 13th September.

Please look out for more information on this page and via email inboxes over the next few days, which will explain the revised format, and conditions for play to ensure we are Covid-secure.

For the time being, we are not accepting new players or trials whilst we settle into the new season.

Joe, Sarah and Anton

2,3



      



 

Ironsides Under 10's
LATEST NEWS & ALERTS
  • VOLUNTEERS NEEDED REFEREES AND FIRST AIDERS
  • MOUTHGUARD AND BOOTS MANDATORY FOR ALL SESSIONS
  • About
  • Contact
  • Home Pitch Location
  • Upcoming Fixtures
  • This Week

Welcome to Ironsides U10s.  The season starts on 13th September 2020.

A non-selective community club, Ironsides has one of the largest mini sections in the country.

The U10s is for girls and boys born between 1st September 2010 and 31st August 2011 (generally school Year 5).   Boys and girls new to rugby as well as those who have played at the club previously are welcomed along to have some fun on a Sunday morning with training starting at 10am prompt and running until midday.  
Festivals are organised by the club throughout the season both home and away where Ironsides teams will play against other clubs. 
 

We are not currently accepting new members until at least after October half-term.
Please contact junior.membership@ironsidesrugby.com

Essential cold weather kit and branded Ironsides kit is on sale weekly at the club. Layering up with base layers and the cold/wet weather overlay kit is also recommended, as are hats through the cold winter months. Mouth guards are essential, as are football boots.
U10 Manager
Anna Harriman
T: 07919 054372
E: u10.manager@ironsidesrugby.com

U10 Manager
Julian Morse
T: 07899 993252
E: u10.manager@ironsidesrugby.com

U10 Manager
Antony Rowe
T: 07920 570127
E: u10.manager@ironsidesrugby.com

U10 Head Coach
James Mackay
T: 07949 776404
E: u10.coach@ironsidesrugby.com

LOCATION

 
King Georges Park
Mapleton Road
SW18 4AX

Date Time Squads What's happening Type Location

There's home training only for those allocated to this week's training sessions. 
Timings as follows:
0945 - group 1 registration
1000 - 1045 group 1 train
1045 - group 1 leave
1100 - group 2 registration
1115 - 1200 group 2 train
1200 - group 2 leave.


 

Ironsides Under 9's
LATEST NEWS & ALERTS
  • U9s TRAINING - STARTS 13/09/20 - BURR ROAD, KING GEORGE'S PARK - 10AM
  • MOUTHGUARD AND BOOTS MANDATORY FOR ALL SESSIONS
  • About
  • Contact
  • Home Pitch Location
  • Upcoming Fixtures
  • This Week

We are not currently accepting new members until at least after October half-term.
Please contact junior.membership@ironsidesrugby.com

U9s will be training at Burr Road, King George's Park from Sunday 13th September, 10am!!

A non-selective community club, Ironsides has one of the largest mini sections in the country.

The U9s is for girls and boys in school Year 4. This is the first year of contact rugby for children.Training will be conducted in order that we give the best chance for children to learn and have fun in a safe environment.

Ironsides u9s benefits from a large coaching cohort and certified first aiders. Additional parental volunteers are always welcomed.

Training takes place at Burr Road, King George's Park. Please have your child registered and on the pitch for squad allocation all ready to play for 10:00am sharp, with training wrapping up between 11.30 and 11.45am.  Due to space restrictions and health and safety considerations we are currently waitlisted. To join this list please email the U9 Manager.
 

Essential cold weather kit and branded Ironsides kit is on sale weekly at the club. Layering up with base layers and the cold/wet weather overlay kit is also recommended, as are hats through the cold winter months.

Please watch out for team page banner alerts and the This Week tab on this page for details of impending fixtures and festivities. Any cancellation of training or festivals can come as late as Sunday morning. Any cancellation is on either email or scrolling banner otherwise we play!


 

Under 9s Sponsors

U9 Manager
Simon de Nardi
T: 07816 443573
E: u9.manager@ironsidesrugby.com

U9 Manager
Suzannah Shariff
T: 07976 289005
E: u9.manager@ironsidesrugby.com

U9 Head Coach
Steve Alder
T: 07973 782999
E: u9.coach@ironsidesrugby.com

U9 Head Coach
Haf Shariff
T: 07931 985052
E: u9.coach@ironsidesrugby.com

LOCATION
Training is at Burr Road, King George's Park
 
King George’s Park
Burr Road (off Kimber Road) 
SW18 4SQ 

Date Time Squads What's happening Type Location

 

UPDATE AUGUST 7TH 2020

Emails have gone out with payment instructions for those returning to reregister for the 20/21 season. We hope late in August to invite some players on the waitlist to join subject to the age group player cap not being breached.

We will keep you updated with details around the new season start here.

2,3
U9 Managers and Coaches





General notes

Registration is required at home training every week for allocation of coaching groups. Please ensure you are ready with boots on the pitch for 10am sharp for squad allocations. We ask that you confirm availability by Wednesday 6pm so further training plans can be finalised.

You are reminded that a condition of membership is that a parent is present with their child throughout the session. 

The age group is run by volunteers so please assist them in any way possible to help the age group run smoothly and to ensure that your child has the best rugby experience possible. If you would like to to volunteer to help in any way please speak to the U9 Manager.

See the U9 Fixtures tab for upcoming festivals!

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Ironsides Under 8s
LATEST NEWS & ALERTS
  • SUNDAY 20th SEPTEMBER - U8s are back! Check emails for details
  • About
  • Contact
  • Home Pitch Location
  • Upcoming Fixtures
  • This Week

Welcome to Ironsides U8s. - training is at Acuba Road, King George's Park.

We are not currently accepting new members until at least after October half-term.
Please contact junior.membership@ironsidesrugby.com

A non-selective community club, Ironsides has one of the largest mini sections in the country.
Playing rugby with Ironsides is great fun! Come along. 

The U8s is for girls and boys in school Year 3.  Children new to tag rugby as well as those who have played at the club previously are welcomed along to have some fun on a Sunday morning.   Training takes place at the clubhouse grounds, please have your child registered and on the pitch for squad allocation all ready to play for 10:00am sharp with training wrapping up between 11.30 and 11.45am.  Tag rugby is a non-contact fast flowing game equally suitable to both boys and girls.

Essential cold weather kit and branded Ironsides kit is on sale weekly at the club. Layering up with base layers and the cold/wet weather overlay kit is also recommended, as are hats through the cold winter months.

There is also a FaceBook page to facilitate buying & selling of Pre-Loved Ironsides Kit; please check with Age-Group Manager for requirements, and only sell on current sponsored Rampton Baseley rugby shirts.

Please watch out for team page banner alerts and the this week tab on this page for details of impending fixtures and festivities. Any cancellation of training or festivals can come as late as 9am on Sunday morning. Any cancellation is on either email or scrolling banner otherwise we play!

Under 8s Sponsors

U8 Manager
Zoe Goodwin
T: 07894 539521
E: U8.manager@ironsidesrugby.com

U8 Head Coach
James Goodwin
T: 07801 278980
E: U8.coach@ironsidesrugby.com

U8 Head Coach
Mark Williams
T: 07768 485306
E: U8.coach@ironsidesrugby.com

King George's Park
Acuba Road Entrance
SW18 2RA



 

Date Time Squads What's happening Type Location

17th September 2020

U8s are GO!
We have kicked off the Season, half of us, and the rest are due this Sunday, 20th @ King George's Park - Acuba Road entrance (it's actually almost Bodmin Road btw!) Can't wait to see you!

Still with our restricted format:
Two sessions, one at 10am, one at 11am, with a sanitising break in between.
Players will be Week On/ Week Off for the time-being, whilst our numbers are restricted by pitch availability.

You have received an email explaining all of our Covid-19 protocols, and what to expect.
You MUST register for training - we cannot accept turn-up-and-play.
Ironsides Rugby has worked hard to implement Track & Trace measures, and pre-registration is part of that. 

Social-Distancing, Designated areas, full sanitisation kit are some of the guidelines we are following, all in adherence with RFU, Wandsworth Council and all in place to ensure the safety of our players and families.

We are not accepting new members at this stage, not only due to Covid-19, but also due to a very over-subscribed age group.

Please keep an eye out for any comms from U8s team and the whole Club (keep checking your junk/spam folders!!)

CURRENT COMMS:

*ONE CLUB AGM - Wednesday 30th September @ 19.45 via Zoom
Have your say from the comfort (and no bar queue) of your own living room!

*MINI TOUR TO MINEHEAD - first May Bank Holiday 2021
Our positivity vibes mean this WILL happen!! Sign up quickly!

*TRAINING CHANGES - we are working hard to ensure every U8s Ironsider gets to play rugby as often as possible, within current RFU, Council and Government guidelines; we're on it! Updates as soon as they happen!!


All of your Coaches & U8s Team are thrilled to be back - let's do this!!
2,3
Zoe

email: u8.manager@ironsidesrugby.com

(to join U8s WhatsApp Group for short, sharp updates - please use link provided on Availability emails or message Zoe on 07894 539521)  

PS - KIT SALES - hoping to go online towards the end of September. In the meantime, do look at the Pre-Loved Ironsides Kit Facebook page

Ironsides Under 7's
LATEST NEWS & ALERTS
  • U7s selection emails sent Friday 18th Sept, if no email received you have not been selected to play on Sunday 20th Sept
  • About
  • Contact
  • Home Pitch Location
  • Upcoming Fixtures
  • This Week


Welcome to the Battersea Ironsides U7s.

We are not currently accepting new members until at least after October half-term.

Please contact U7.manager@ironsidesrugby.com

U7s training starts back Sunday 13th September at Trinity Fields. Only players that have been selected to play should attend. 

Check your emails for information regarding timings and squads!

Availability emails will be sent every Monday, please confirm you availability by selecting the YES/NO button at the bottom of the email.

 All responses should be received by end of play Wednesday. 

Selection emails will be sent every Friday

If you have not received a response by Friday evening your child has not been accepted to play for that week.

please ensure you have read all the important information in each email and follow the Covid a Protocol 

Under 7s Sponsors

U7 Manager
Joanne Bryan
T: 07780 973115
E: u7.manager@ironsidesrugby.com

U7 Head Coach
Joel Seymour-Hyde
T: 07979 854023
E: U7.coach@ironsidesrugby.com

U7 Head Coach
Tom Woodhouse
T: 07974 408677
E: U7.coach@ironsidesrugby.com

Team Sponsors

Trinity Fields
Openview
SW17 0AW
 

Date Time Squads What's happening Type Location

UPDATE 18th September 2020

Training Squad selections send out Friday 18th Setember, please check your emails including jumk/spam folders and confirm you have read the covid protocal and that you will be attending your allocated training session on Sunday 20th September.

If you have not received a selction email you will be prioristsed for Sunday 27th September. 

Upon arrival to training

  • please arrive 5 mins before
  • sign in at the front desk
  • both child and accompanying adult must have a temperatue check and use handsanitiser 
  • accompanying adultt must scan and registter themself using the QR code
  • please wait in the designated area witthin the white cones unttil the session starts
  • if you are the early session please can we ask that you leave quite promptly due the maximum numers allowed being 60 for each session.
  • whilst spectating please keep to social distancing rules and no more than 6 persons in a group
  • please note each pitch is cone colour coordinated to match your squad colour
Thank you all in advance for your cooperation, and we are looking forward to seeing you all on sunday

2,3
Jo
U7 Manager
email: u7.manager@ironsidesrugby.com

Ironsides Under 6's/Under 5s
LATEST NEWS & ALERTS
  • Great to see so many of you today! Look out for the Availability Email that will go out on Sunday 20th September
  • About
  • Contact
  • Home Pitch Location
  • Upcoming Fixtures
  • This Week

Welcome to Ironsides U5 and U6s. 

For the 2020-21 season, Training will take place at Burntwood School, Burntwood Lane, SW17 every Sunday morning.

We are not currently accepting new members until at least after October half-term.
Please contact junior.membership@ironsidesrugby.com


A non-selective community club, Ironsides has one of the largest mini sections in the country.
Playing rugby with Ironsides is great fun!  Come along. 

The U5s section is for boys and girls who have already turned 4 years old and U6s for boys and girls in Year 1 at school.   

Essential cold weather kit and branded Ironsides kit is on sale weekly at the club. Layering up with base layers and the cold/wet weather overlay kit is also recommended, as are hats through the cold winter months.

There is also a FaceBook page to facilitate buying & selling of Pre-Loved Ironsides Kit; please check with Age-Group Manager for requirements, and only sell on current sponsored Rampton Baseley rugby shirts.

Please watch out for team page banner alerts and the this week tab on this page for details of impending fixtures and festivities. Any cancellation of training can come as late as 9am on Sunday morning.  Cancellations will be by either email or scrolling banner.  Otherwise we play!

Under 6s Sponsors

U6 Manager (Temp)
Suzanne Baldwin
T: 07973 667435
E: u6.manager@ironsidesrugby.com

U6 Head Coach
Chris Webster
T: 07900 890613
E: u6.coach@ironsidesrugby.com

U6 Head Coach
Daniel Wedge
T: 07748 555553
E: u6.coach@ironsidesrugby.com

U5 Manager
Toby Wait
T: 07799038758
E: u5.manager@ironsidesrugby.com

U5 Head Coach
Chris Webster
T: 07900 890613
E: u5.coach@ironsidesrugby.com

U5 Head Coach
Daniel Wedge
T: 07748 555553
E: u5.coach@ironsidesrugby.com

Burntwood School
Burntwood Lane
SW17 0AQ

 

Date Time Squads What's happening Type Location


Sunday 27th September 2020
    

Training will take place in two separate sessions.  The first at 10am -10.45am and the second at 11am - 11.45am

You will be sent your allocated time slot by the end of Friday 25th September.  Look out for an email from u6.manager@ironsidesrugby.com

Please ensure that you come along 15 minutes early to be registered and temperature checked.

Parents please remember phones so that you can check yourself (not your child) into Teamo using the QR code that will be provided

YOUR CHILD NEEDS TO BRING ALONG THEIR PLAYING SHOES/BOOTS - PLEASE ARRIVE IN DIFFERENT SHOES TO THOSE THEY ARE PLAYING IN.  THEY WILL THEN NEED TO CHANGE INTO THESE BEFORE THEY LEAVE THE PITCH

We are so looking forward to seeing you on Sunday.



 



 
















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