Dear Parents and Players,
The aim of the Eastwood Girls Representative program is:
1. To develop the rugby skill levels of the individual players. 2. To foster a love of rugby, 3. Provide a representative pathway for girls in the Eastwood District 4. To build a solid foundation of female players in the Eastwood District .
The Selection Process
Players wishing to be considered for selection in the Girls Under 15 or Under 17 Eastwood Representative teams must attend the Selection Trials for their age group as outlined below:-
Eastwood Girls Under 15 and 17 TeamsSunday April 29th AND Sunday May 6th
If the player is prevented from attending the selection day on the day please notify EDJRU by phone to Lynda Jones 0438862421.
In the event of a player withdrawing from the selected team prior to the State championships, EDJRU reserves the right select any player regardless of their attendance or non-attendance at the selection day.
Player Commitment to the Eastwood Representative team
Selections are made on the basis that:
The player is committed and is available to attend:• All organised training sessions as advised by team management• All Trial Games • All State Championship matches held on June 9th, 10th and 11th at St Luke's, Concord• Once advised of training dates you will be expected to attend all nominated sessions. Players must attend more than 75% of all training sessions. The team manager must be advised of the player’s inability to attend in a reasonable time before training or a game, by email, phone or text.
• Coaches and Managers will endeavour to ensure all players receive a reasonable amount of game time across trials, State championship pool and semi final games.• Eastwood reserve the right to limit a player’s game time if the player is having disciplinary/behavioural issues, continually arrives late to training or games without prior explanation or permission. Clear communication from the manager will precede this action. • Coaches must consider players ability, safety and attitude in determining the amount of game time receivedIf you have any issue with the game time you son/daughter is receiving please raise this with your team manager, it is their responsibility to raise it with the coaching staff and then provide you with an answer.
Eastwood to parent communication
All communication will be distributed from EDJRU prior to selection then by the team manager. Information provided but not limited to will include:• Trial / selection dates, venues and guidelines• Coaches and selectors names• Team announcements including selection• Notification of dispensation given• Changes in process or direction given
Parent to EastwoodAll communication both written and verbal must come through your team manager. The manager will forward, if required, any parent request to the EDJRU committee for consideration and response.
Player feesPlayers need to pay a registration fee of $220. This fee includes player uniform, team photo, registration fees, referee costs and team social. Fees must be paid at the Uniform fitting night on Tuesday May 8th unless other arrangements are made. Any player under financial hardship may contact EDJRU for assistance with payment prior to May 8th via email@example.com
Social Outing- Player fees include
o The U/15’s and U/17’s will attend a team social night date TBC by the manager.
All parents and players are encouraged to read the Codes of Conduct which apply to officials, coaches, managers, parents and players which can be found on the Eastwood Junior Rugby Team App and website.
To nominate for selection in an Eastwood Junior Rugby Representative team please complete the google form by 5pm Sunday April 15th. The form must be completed with an adult age 18 or over to consent to the information in the document. Any questions can be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org
Please ensure you have read all details of this section before completing the player form.