Wando Rugby – Player Registration

Player registration will be held at Cario Middle School in Park West on Saturday October 14 between 10 am and 12 pm.

Player Registration

  • New & Returning players must register with USA Rugby each school year as follows:
  • Go to usarugby.org
  • New players should create a new membership by selecting the “Join USA Rugby” option, while returning players should choose the “Renew Membership” option
  • Fill out the online form, and pay the online registration membership fee of $80 (this fee covers fields, referees, trainers, insurance, league operations)
  • Download, Print & Sign the “Participation Waiver & Medical Release Form” .
  • Do not print or sign the form on USA Rugby (because we have our own version of the form)
  • Give signed form to Coach Steve at practice

 

Player Dues

  • All players must pay $50 Player Dues every year
  • Dues are payable via the Team App (see below). This is the preferred method of payment for easy tracking.
  • Dues are also payable via check payable to Wando Rugby. Give checks to one of the coaches.
  • The dues fee covers Wando Rugby team costs such as balls, uniforms, supplies, Awards Banquet, etc.

 

Equipment Needed

  • Players must purchase the following from Cambria Sports in Mt. Pleasant:
    • Wando Rugby practice jersey
    • Wando Rugby shorts
    • Wando Rugby socks
    • Wando Rugby warm-up jacket and pants
  • Other equipment needed:
    • Cleats (either rugby or soccer style, but football cleats are not allowed)
    • Mouth guard
    • Padded rugby undershirts are optional
    • The above items are available at Cambria Sports or via other online retailers

Practices

  • Cario Middle School – Tue & Thu from 4:30pm-6:30pm from Oct 26 thru May
  • No practice during Thanksgiving week, two Christmas weeks & Spring Break week
  • Bring rugby shorts, practice jersey, cleats, mouth guard & water to every practice

 Matches

  • Fridays evenings or Saturday (depending on location and opponent)
  • Home games are at Cario Middle School
  • Roughly an 8 game schedule from Jan to May against teams from around the state
  • Admission is $3 per person (each player receives 3 free tickets for home games). Students are $2.

Communications

  • Facebook
    • Our private Wando Rugby group provides casual information between players and parents such as ride sharing, common questions, photos, etc.
    • Simply search for Wando Rugby & request to join
  • Team App
    • The “Team App” is a simple, small, easy to use app that all players & parents must install on their phones
    • All team announcements, player selections & online payments are done via the Team App
    • This includes practice cancellation, game locations, and other important information
    • YOU MUST INSTALL THE APP ON YOUR PHONE

Team App Instructions:

  • Download & install the app called Team App on your phone via either the App Store or Google Play
  • After the installation is complete, open the Team App and click Sign-Up
  • Enter your personal information, including your email address & password, to create your account
  • The Team App will send you an email. Go to your email app, open the email and click Confirm
  • Go back to the Team App, and click Log in using your email address and password
  • On the top right corner of the Team App, click SEARCH
  • Enter Wando Rugby
  • Select Wando Rugby
  • Click Become a member of this team
  • Select Players or Parents as your Access Group (select the proper group)
  • Click Continue
  • Answer the questions
  • PLAYERS MUST PROVIDE THEIR:
    • Phone Number
    • Address
    • Emergency Contact Info
    • Do not fill in your occupation or employer (these are default fields but not needed)
  • Parents do not provide your age, emergency contact info, occupation or employer
  • Once you complete the above, you must Enable Push Notifications by going to the Settings à Notifications tabs

USA Rugby

Register Now

Download the Participation Waiver & Release Form

Open Form

Get Team APP & Pay Club Dues

Via the Team App
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