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Mini, Junior and Colts


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

Hoppers run two Colts teams; Under 17s (Junior Colts) and Under 18s (Senior Colts), playing in the Halbro North West Colts Leagues.  There is also a Girls Under 18 team.

We have boys teams at all Junior age groups from Under 12 to Under 16, there is also a girls section with groups at Under 12, Under 14 and Under 16.

The Mini’s section caters for players aged 5 and up with Minis teams at all age groups from Under 7s through to Under 11s, 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 3rd September 2023: Registration Day and Training

Under 5/6s – Training (AGP 9:00 – 10:15)
Under 7s – Training (AGP 9:00 – 10:15)
Under 8s – Training (AGP 9:00 – 10:15)
Under 9s – Training (Minis 9:00-10:15)
Under 10s – Training (Minis 9:00-10:15)
Under 11s – Training (Minis 9.00 – 10;15)
Under 12s – Training (Pitch 2)

Under 13s – Training (Pitch 5)
Under 14s – Training (Pitch 4)
Under 15s – Training (AGP)
Under 16s – Training (AGP)

Girls – All Age Groups Training (AGP 12:00 – 14:00)

Junior Colts – (Sunday 2pm Kick Off)
Senior Colts – (Sunday 2pm Kick Off)

UNLESS OTHERWISE STATED ABOVE, training starts at 10:30am and matches Kick Off at 11:00am.



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.








Welcome to the NEW Principal sponsors of Mini Junior and Colts rugby at Preston Grasshoppers:  Preston Porsche Centre.  A massive thank you to them for becoming our new principal sponsor.


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