Welcome to the Preston Grasshoppers Mini, Junior and Colts rugby section.
Hoppers runs one Colts team combining Under 17s (Junior Colts) and Under 18s (Senior Colts), playing in the Halbro North West Colts League. There is also a Girls Under 18 team.
We have boys teams at all Junior age groups from Under 13 to Under 16, there is also a girls section with both Under 13 and Under 15 teams.
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 up to Under 11.
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)
Following government advice, the RFU has suspended all rugby activity in England, at both professional and community level.
Rugby activity includes club training, league and cup matches plus rugby education courses from 17 March until 14 April subject to continued review.
The decision has been taken following government advice in the interests of players, coaches, referees, volunteers, supporters and the wider rugby union community.
Where possible, players at all levels are encouraged to maintain their own personal fitness and keep active during this time, while following government guidelines about safe distance and safe exercise environments.
The RFU will continue to review and monitor government advice and will provide detailed updates on the impact to the season in the coming weeks.
Returning players and new players of all abilities welcome – please allow time to call in the clubhouse to register with your Age Group Manager prior to heading to your allocated pitch – UNLESS OTHERWISE STATED ABOVE, training starts at 10:30am and matches Kick Off at 11:00am.
The Principal sponsors of Mini Junior and Colts rugby at Preston Grasshoppers are Inchape Jaguar Land Rover Preston. A big thank you to them for being our principal sponsor again this year.
In addition, Westholme School, Independent day school for boys and girls aged 3 months – 18 years, also sponsor Mini/Junior rugby at Hoppers, sponsoring our Minis Festival of Rugby
Website Admin: Andy McMillan