BMYR

Birmingham Metropolitan Youth Rugby (est. 2018)

This is for Birmingham City Schools

Last updated 4/6/2018

Age 6-11 (Flag) | Age 11 or 12 – 14 (Flag) |


Click Here for the BMYR waiver.

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Why the Youth Sport Your Kids Should be Playing is Rugby

 

Important News 4/6/2018:

  1. Registration is open for the spring, 2018 BMYR season. Find your age group below for details.
  2. Free cookout and introduction to rugby on Sunday April 15th, 2018 at 2pm. This will be at Krebs Field at Ramsay Park. Check this website’s calendar for cancellations or date changes.

 

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BMYR Non-Contact Rugby = U12 Flag

(Ages 6-11)

Click here for a quick video about flag rugby

For ages 6-11 (flag): Date of Birth between 9/2/05 and 9/1/11 for the year ending 8/31/18

Note: 11 year olds have the option to move up to U15 with parents’ permission.

Sign Up: There is no cost to sign up. Simply fill out the following waiver and return it per the instructions mentioned in the waiver.

Click Here for the BMYR waiver.

Where?

Krebs Field (at Ramsay Park) is located at 3601 Country Club Road, Birmingham, Alabama

 

Style = CoEd Flag Rugby

 

Schedule (subject to change):

April 30, 2018 (Monday) 5:45 – 7:15 pm = practice and scrimmages at Erskine Ramsay Park

May 7, 2018 (Monday) 5:45 – 7:15 pm = practice and scrimmages at Erskine Ramsay Park

May 14, 2018 (Monday) 5:45 – 7:15 pm = practice and scrimmages at Erskine Ramsay Park

May 21, 2018 (Monday) 5:45 – 7:15 pm = BMYR Championship Tournament at Erskine Ramsay Park

Stay tuned for more details. This website will be updated.

Cost: Nothing. This is a free service provided by your Birmingham Vulcans and Central Alabama Youth Rugby.

Laws (a.k.a. Rules): Click here for the U12 laws and “progressions” used by Central Alabama Youth Rugby

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BMYR Non-Contact Rugby = U15 Flag

(Ages 11 or 12 to 14)

For age 11 or 12 to 14 flag: Date of Birth between 9/2/02 and 9/1/05 (11 year olds can play up) for the year ending 8/31/18

Note: 11 year olds have the option to move up to U15 with parents’ permission.

 

Sign Up: There is no cost to sign up. Simply fill out the following waiver and return it per the instructions mentioned in the waiver.

Click Here for the BMYR waiver.

Where?

Krebs Field (at Ramsay Park) is located at 3601 Country Club Road, Birmingham, Alabama

 

Style = CoEd Flag Rugby

 

Schedule (subject to change):

April 30, 2018 (Monday) 5:45 – 7:15 pm = practice and scrimmages at Erskine Ramsay Park

May 7, 2018 (Monday) 5:45 – 7:15 pm = practice and scrimmages at Erskine Ramsay Park

May 14, 2018 (Monday) 5:45 – 7:15 pm = practice and scrimmages at Erskine Ramsay Park

May 21, 2018 (Monday) 5:45 – 7:15 pm = MBYR Championship Tournament at Erskine Ramsay Park

Stay tuned for more details. This website will be updated.

Cost: Nothing. This is a free service provided by your Birmingham Vulcans and Central Alabama Youth Rugby.

 

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Birmingham Vulcans

18 or Over = Eligible to play for the Birmingham Vulcans.

Practices are Tuesday and Thursday nights at 6:30 almost all year round. Also, there is no charge for anyone to join us for two hand touch the second Sunday of every month at 2pm, even if you are not a member.

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Misc Info:
 Metropolitan Birmingham Youth Rugby (MBYR) is different than Central Alabama Youth Rugby (CAYR). CLICK HERE for CAYR.
Krebs Field (at Ramsay Park) is located at 3601 Country Club Road, Birmingham, Alabama
Matches are handled by coaches and referees certified by USA Rugby.
Players of certain ages are allowed to “play up” an age group with the permission of a parent or legal guardian, but no player is allowed to “play down.”
For more information please contact Patti Bennett, Youth Rugby Director at youthdirector@birminghamrugby.org or 205-919-9555.
Field Hotline = 205-933-6285