Canterbury Youth – Under 17s

U17 Manager

Darren Blench
darren.blench@canterburyrugby.co.uk   |  07793 071650

Darren Blench

Darren Blench

U17 Manager

Qualifications: 1st4Sport Level 1; CPD Coaching Back Attack in the 15-a-side game; CPD Coaching Defence in Phase Play in the 15-a-side game; CPD Coaching TAG Rugby; CPD Maul and Ruck – Youth; CPD Other; CPD Scrum Factory; Entry Level Referee Award Course; Rugby Ready; UKCC Level 2: Coaching the 15-a-side game

07793 071650
darren.blench@canterburyrugby.co.uk

Training and matches

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

Dave Sutcliffe

Dave Sutcliffe

U17 Coach

Qualifications: 1st4Sport Level 1; Concussion Module – Coach; CPD Coaching Back Attack in the 15-a-side game; CPD Maul and Ruck – Youth; CPD Scrum Factory; Entry Level Referee Award Course; Rugby Ready; UKCC Level 2: QBE Coaching the 15-a-side game

Geoff Crouch

Geoff Crouch

U17 Coach

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Under 17 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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