Touch

 

The new touch season is fast approaching and entries need to be confirmed by Tuesday August 31st.
If your child is keen to play touch in one of the grades below.
Please complete the google form by Tuesday August 31st
It will be an 11 week season running through term 3 and 4.

Teams: It will be endeavoured to make teams a maximum 9 players per team to maximise on field playing time for each team member.

Fees
Fees are $20 per player.

Parent Help
We need parents to help manage teams on Monday afternoons subbing the children on and off. If you can help with this it is much appreciated as without your help we may not be able to enter some teams.

Referees
Some referees are provided for games through Otago Touch and Taieri College although it will be necessary for teams to referee half a game each.

Key Dates
Taieri Rep Trials Monday 13th September 2021
Otago Day Rep trials Sunday 19th October 2021
South Island Tournament December 18 and 19
Competition starts Monday 6th September 2021
Finals Day Monday 6th December 2021

Taieri Rep Trials.
Once school entries have closed players wanting to trial to the Taieri Rep teams to play in the Otago trials will invited to register their interest.

Otago Touch
Players who decide to trial must be made aware that they could be selected to trial for Otago teams and if selected to attend the South Island IPS tournament in Christchurch in December and be charged a tournament participation fee (TBC), plus any representative uniform required.

The grades for 2021 are as follows:

Year 1-2 Boys Elite Grade - Played at 4pm. (Females can play in this grade)

Year 1-2 Beginners Grade - Played at 3.30pm. (Any ratio of Female and Male)

Year 1-2 Girls Grade – Played at 3.30pm. (Females only)

Year 3-4 Boys Elite Grade - Played at 3.30pm. (Females can play in this grade)

Year 3-4 Boys Development Grade - Played at 3.30pm. (Females can play in this grade)

Year 3-4 Girls Grade - Played at 4pm. (Females only)

Year 5-6 Boys A Grade - Played at 4pm. (Females can play in this grade)

Year 5-6 Boys B Grade - Played at 4pm. (Females can play in this grade)

Year 5-6 Girls Grade - Played at 4.30pm. (Females only)

Depending on entry numbers grade times may change due to limited number of fields.

If you have any questions please contact me either in person or by e-mail.

Kind Regards
Chris Langley
Elmgrove Sports Co-ordinator
Teacher- Manuka Hub
chrisl@elmgrove.school.nz

Chris Langley
Touch Co-Ordinaror

chrisl@elmgrove.school.nz 

Team Lists
Touch Draw