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Mini, Junior and Colts

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Welcome to the Preston Grasshoppers Mini, Junior and Colts rugby section.

Hoppers runs one Colts team combining players at both Under 17 and Under 18 playing as Senior Colts in the Raging Bull North West Colts League.

We have boys teams at all Junior age groups from Under 13 to Under 16, there is also provision for an Under 15s Girls team.

The Mini’s section caters for players aged 5 and up with Minis teams at all age groups from Under 7s through to Under 12s, these are mixed sides including both boys and girls.

NOTE:  Age Group is determined by the Players age at midnight on 31st August.  Age Group can also be equated to School Year, with Under 16s being Year 11, Under 15s being Year 10, etc.



For the latest match/training information, please call the hotline:

HOTLINE:    01772 863546 (option 2)


Next Fixtures:

Sunday 26th February 2017

Under 6s – training (at Tulketh)
Under 7s – HOME to Waterloo (at Tulketh)
Under 8s – HOME to Waterloo (AGP – 10:00-11:15)
Under 9s – HOME to Waterloo (AGP – 10:00-11:15)
Under 10s – HOME to Waterloo (pitch 4)
Under 11s – HOME to Waterloo (Minis)
Under 12s – AWAY at Southport (Cup)

Under 13s – AWAY at Fleetwood (Cup)
Under 14s – AWAY at Rochdale
Under 15s – HOME to Huddersfield (pitch 2)
Under 16s – HOME to Manchester (Cup – AGP 11:15-1:00)

Colts – tbc




Hoppers Minis FestivalSunday 9th April for U7/8/9 and Sunday 23rd April for U10/11/12 – for entry details please contact Mike Lyth






The Principal sponsors of Mini, Junior and Colts rugby at Preston Grasshoppers are Hunters Land Rover, Preston.  A big Thank you to them for being our Principal sponsor again this year.


 Land Rover

Introducing our new sponsor, Westholme School, Independent day school for boys and girls aged 3 months – 18 years.  Westholme have kindly agreed to sponsor our Minis Festival of Rugby




Website Admin:  Andy McMillan