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Easts Rep Program

Easts Juniors Representative Program 2021

The Rep program provides a fantastic opportunity for both player ability development and character development.

Read more about the program structure, people involved and more.

Please note: There was no Rep Program run in 2020 as a result of NSW Rugby cancelling the state championships due to COVID concerns.

Our Goals

Promote and foster the game of rugby within Eastern Suburbs
Provide a pathway for elite junior rugby players to progress
Have all teams represented at State level
Easts Juniors branded gear and equipment
Sponsor and Foundation support

Dates & Information

Please select an age group above.

Eastern Suburbs Junior Under 10s and U11s

Each ESJRU U10 & U11 Representative Team shall be comprised of a maximum of 18 players or any such number of players as applicable under NSWJRU State Championships Competition Rules or as otherwise directed by the ESJRU Committee.

Each year the Independent Selectors and Coach may elect up to a least two shadow players to train on with the 2 x squads of 18 and two additional players in case of injury.

Players eligible for the U10 age group must be under 10 years of age on or before 1 January 2021.

Players eligible for the U11 age group must be under 11 years of age on or before 1 January 2021

The U10s and U11s are part of a Gala Event, there is no State Championships for the U10s and U11s.

Date: 3/4 July
Where:  Central Coast Junior Rugby, Tuggerah (Tuggerah Sports Complex)

All matches are 15 minute halves, 5 minute half time, no injury time.

Eastern Suburbs Junior Reps Under 12s

Each ESRJU U12 representative team shall be comprised of a maximum of 23 players or any such number of players as applicable under NSWJRU State Championships Competition Rules or as otherwise directed by the ESRJU Committee.

Each year the Independent Selectors and Coach may elect up to a least two shadow players to train on with the squad of 23 in case of injury.

Players eligible for this age group must be under 12 years of age on or before 1 January 2021.

Date:  June Long Weekend - 12/13/14 June
Where:  Camden (Camden Rugby Park)

Match Details

Pool A & B Games: 15 minute halves, 5 minute half time

Pool C & D Games, Playoffs & Finals: 20 minute halves, 5 minute half time

Grand Final: 25 minute halves, 5 minute half time

No injury time in any games

Eastern Suburbs Junior Reps Under 13s

Each ESRJU U13 representative team shall be comprised of a maximum of 23 players or any such number of players as applicable under NSWJRU State Championships Competition Rules or as otherwise directed by the ESRJU Committee.

Each year the Independent Selectors and Coach may elect up to a least two shadow players to train on with the squad of 23 in case of injury.

Players eligible for this age group must be under 13 years of age on or before 1 January 2021.

Date:   June Long Weekend - 12/13/14 June
Where:  Dubbo (Apex Oval, Dubbo)

Match Details

Pool A & B Games: 15 minute halves, 5 minute half time

Pool C & D Games: 20 minute halves, 5 minute half time

Playoffs & Finals:

Playoffs 1-5 & 8-10 have 10 minute halves, no half time; the rest have 20 minute halves & 5 minute half time

Grand Final: 25 minute halves, 5 minute half time

No injury time in any games

Eastern Suburbs Junior Reps Under 14s

Each ESRJU U14 representative team shall be comprised of a maximum of 23 players or any such number of players as applicable under NSWJRU State Championships Competition Rules or as otherwise directed by the ESRJU Committee.

Each year the Independent Selectors and Coach may elect up to a least two shadow players to train on with the squad of 23 in case of injury.

Players eligible for this age group must be under 14 years of age on or before 1 January 2021.

Date:   June Long Weekend - 12/13/14 June
Where:  Orange (84 Woodward St, Endeavour Oval)

Match Details

Pool A & B Games: 15 minute halves, 5 minute half time

Pool C & D Games: 20 minute halves, 5 minute half time

Playoffs & Finals:

Playoffs 1-5 & 8-10 have 10 minute halves, no half time; the rest have 20 minute halves & 5 minute half time

Grand Final: 25 minute halves, 5 minute half time

No injury time in any games


Eastern Suburbs Junior Reps Under 15s

Each ESRJU U15 representative team shall be comprised of a maximum of 23 players or any such number of players as applicable under NSWJRU State Championships Competition Rules or as otherwise directed by the ESRJU Committee.

Each year the Independent Selectors and Coach may elect up to a least two shadow players to train on with the squad of 23 in case of injury.

Players eligible for this age group must be under 15 years of age on or before 1 January 2021.

Date:   June Long Weekend - 12/13/14 June
Where:  Concord (St Lukes Oval)

Match Details

Pool Games: 15 minute halves, 5 minute half time

Playoffs & Finals: Playoff games except (1, 2, & 3) are 20 minute halves, 5 minute half time

Grand Final: 25 minute halves, 5 minute half time

No injury time in any games

Eastern Suburbs Junior Reps Under 16s

Each ESRJU U16 representative team shall be comprised of a maximum of 23 players or any such number of players as applicable under NSWJRU State Championships Competition Rules or as otherwise directed by the ESRJU Committee.

Each year the Independent Selectors and Coach may elect up to a least two shadow players to train on with the squad of 23 in case of injury.

Players eligible for this age group must be under 16 years of age on or before 1 January 2021.

Date:   June Long Weekend - 12/13/14 June
Where:  Narrabeen Tigers Junior Rugby Club (Rat Park)

Match Details

Pool Games: Pool A & B are 15 minute halves, 5 minute half time; Pool C is 20 minute halves, 5 minute half time

Finals: Playoff games are 20 minute halves, 5 minute half time

Grand Final: 25 minute halves, 5 minute half time

No injury time in any games

What's Involved

Selected Selectors plus the Head Coach and Manager
Email sent for registration
Email invitation for the fitness assessment
Fitness testing occurs
Email sent discussing behavior expectations
Email explaining selection criteria that includes character and ability
Assessment 1:
Fitness, drill skills and small modified games
Assessment 2:
Game Environment
Assessment 3:
Fitness and game (after fatigue)
Squad announcement, plus shadow players announced
Feedback session with coaches for all players
All training sessions posted on Team app
Team dinners (Chat from Pauli, Seniors Coach)

Rep Program Team

Head Coach
Dan England
Coaching Coordinator
Leigh Minning
Sports & Exercise Psychologist
Dr Justine Symes
Kicking Coach
Ed Wylie
Nutritionist
Paddy Wright
Speed, Agility, Strength & Conditioning Coach
Josh Allen

2021 Events

Jumpstart Speed & Agility Training

Duration: 3 weeks
Dates: Thursday 28/01/21 - Thursday 11/02/21

More events to come...

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