Information for Players and Parents

This page is here to provide support and guidance to help you understand Regional Age-Grade rugby.

We want to provide an environment for players to reach their maximum potential and that can only be achieved with the full support of coaches, parents and players. You will find information below that will help you reach a clearer understanding of the development pathway and player welfare.

The season structure and Next steps

When players leave the U16 age group, it is essential they continue to build on the foundation put in place in the Ospreys set up. The next step is for the players to enter the College, School or clubs leagues.

For further information on the next steps and selection criteria please download this form.

Player Identification process

For more information about the player identification process, please find and download the relevant information below.




Youth Player Retention

For advice and guidance on helping young players perceive value in investing their time in rugby union download this guide.