Canterbury Youth – Under 15s

U15 Manager

Peter Johnson
peter.johnson@canterburyrugby.co.uk
07909 920420

Peter Johnson

Peter Johnson

U15 Manager

U14 Manager

Peter Johnson
peter.johnson@canterburyrugby.co.uk
07909 920420

Training and matches

Sundays between 10:00am and 12:00 noon unless otherwise notified.

Miles MacKinnon

Miles MacKinnon

U15 Head Coach

Miles started playing Rugby in the mini section at Canterbury when he was six, playing through all the age groups to the U19’s before leaving to play for Harlequins. He has representative honours with Kent, Middlesex, Scottish Exiles, London South East England and Bermuda. Miles currently plays touch Rugby for Canterbury and has also represented England in the European and World Cup squads. He has been coaching the mini’s and juniors at Canterbury now for nine years.

Qualifications: Concussion Module – Coach; CPD Scrum Factory; Rugby Ready; Safeguarding and Protecting Young People in Rugby Union; UKCC Level 2: Coaching the 15-a-side game

miles.mackinnon@canterburyrugby.co.uk
07786 038108

Andy Purkiss

Andy Purkiss

U15 Coach

Qualifications: England Rugby Coaching Award (Level 2); Rugby Ready
andy.purkiss@canterburyrugby.co.uk
07917 063541

Chris Bull

Chris Bull

U15 Coach

Qualifications: 1st4Sport Level 1; CPD Scrum Factory; Rugby Ready; Safeguarding and Protecting Young People in Rugby Union

DateHome AwayMatch Venue

U15 Fixtures

DateHome AwayMatch Venue
Thanet Wanderers RFC
The Marine Travel Ground
The Marine Travel Ground
Old Alleynians RFC
The Marine Travel Ground
Sittingbourne RFC
The Marine Travel Ground
Aylesford RFC
Medway RFC
The Marine Travel Ground
The Marine Travel Ground
Old Elthamians RFC
The Marine Travel Ground
The Marine Travel Ground
The Marine Travel Ground
Tonbridge Juddians RFC
Old Colfeians RFC
Ashford RFC
Cranbrook RFC
Medway RFC
The Marine Travel Ground
Ashford RFC

Under 15 News

UNDER 17S CONQUER HUNGARY

The club’s U17 side completed a clean sweep of three victories when they toured Hungary and the Czech Republic in early April. Taking on the Hungarian Under 18 national side in their opening fixture they won comfortably 42-7. Next up was a four hour journey to Brno in...

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Young Players Game Guarantee

Young rugby players are, from next season, to be guaranteed at least half a game when chosen in match day squads. It will affect all players between the ages of six and 18. The new initiative comes from the Rugby Football Union comes after research and trials last...

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THE PRAGUE CONNECTION

When Canterbury’s Under 14 and Under 13 sides hosted a club from Prague who are touring France, England and Wales an amazing wartime connection came to light.The players from Club Praga Praha turned out in our own black and amber colours and their coaches...

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