|U14’s Manager||Carolyn Baynes|
|U14’s Head Coach||Rene Draude|
(For players born 2005/2006 and started school 2010/2011)
We currently have 35 registered players making us one of the largest squads at U14s in the Sussex area with many of the players having been with us from U5/U6!
Our coaching team consists of DoR/level 3 and Level 2 RFU Coaches including a Harlequins Academy Coach, Sussex County Coaches and Lead Coaches, Raiders Academy Coaches and Lead Coaches a current Worthing Raiders player (not forgetting 2 ex Worthing 1st team players!).
Our Coaching ethos is to develop each player to the best of their ability – Whatever that standard of rugby; while making the sessions fun and challenging to the players. We very much focus on decision making and developing the core skills to be able to execute the decision. We encourage innovative thinking and try to allow the players to explore and develop their game through open play.
We train twice a week (when not playing matches/festivals) on Thursday 18:00 to 19:00 and Sunday 10:30 to 12:00.
We very much welcome new players, whatever their experience levels. Please contact Carolyn Baynes – firstname.lastname@example.org (Manager) or Rene Draude (Head Coach) email@example.com
Within our age group we have 8 Harlequins Academy representative players.
For clubs looking for fixtures/friendlies please contact Rene Draude on the above email address.
Fixtures – 2019/2020
Fun Summer Activity Sessions:
- Thursday 25th July 2019 – 1800 to 1930
- Thursday 1st Aug 2019 – 1800 to 1930
- Thursday 8th Aug 2019 – 1800 to 1930
- Sunday 18th Aug 2019 – 1030 to 1200
- Thursday 22nd Aug 2019 – 1800 to 1900
- Sunday 25th Aug 2019 – 1030 to 1200 (Offsite from WRFC.. Venue TBC)
- Thursday 29th Aug 2019 – 1800 to 1900
- Sunday 1st Sept 2019 – 1030 to 1200
- Thursday 5th Sept 2019 – 1800 to 1900
|Date||Worthing U14 “A”||Worthing U14 “B”||Result||Scorers|
|Sun 08-Sep-19||Registration Day||Registration Day|
|Sun 22-Sep-19||“WF” Edenbridge, Home|
|Sun 29-Sep-19||“WF” Hove Dev, Away|
|Sun 20-Oct-19||“F’ Warlingham, Away||“F” Warlingham B, Away|
|Sun 27-Oct-19||“F” Seaford, Away|
|Sun 10-Nov-19||“WF” Haywards Heath, Away|
|Sun 17-Nov-19||“WF” Pulborough, Away||“WF” Uckfield, Home|
|Sun 01-Dec-19||“F” Heathfield, Home|
|Sat 18-Apr-20||“F” Sutton & Epsom, Away|
“F” = Friendly Fixture
“WF” = Waterfall Fixture
2018/2019 SEASON (U13)….
*Tour to West Wales
*4th in Sussex Waterfall
*Strong attacking play, decision making and core skills throughout the squad
*Top try scorer of the season was Jude Raza (26), followed by Robbie Stafford on (17)
* We have had 15 players selected for Raiders Academy last season (who had good wins v Christ’s Hospital U14 and Pontypridd U13
* 8 Players selected for Harlequins DPP U13 Programme, the most out of any single side in Sussex (Jude Raza, Sam Mason, George Hall, Brandon Draude, Jacob Balchin, Zach McEwan, Ed Tusler and Jimmy Staples)
*Expanding squad with 35+ players registered and 4 additional players committed for the 2019/2020 season already
OVERALL (A, B and Mixed Squads) 2018/2019 Season Results
Won: 14 Matches (approx 70%)
Drew: 0 Matches
Lost: 7 Matches
Points scored: 730
Points Conceded: 425
Points Difference: +305
2017/2018 SEASON (U12)…..
Worthing U12 were awarded “Sporting Team of the Season” at the Child of Sussex awards ceremony in Brighton
* Tour to Hilversum Holland!
* Reaching Semi Finals at both Saracens and Bath Land Rover Cups
* 2nd at Tigers Challenge Festival
* Only conceding 2 tries at London Irish Land Rover Cup
* We showed great community sprit with 5 of our players going to help Chichester Dev playing at Winchester
* Top try scorer of the season was Jude Raza (25), followed by Alfie Browne on (15)
* We have heard of particular success in Schools rugby across the board with St Philip Howards school taking the Sussex Cup… Congratulations to Ruben Bennett, Nathan Leal and Finlay Swann involved in that squad
* We have had 9 players selected for Raiders Academy last season (who had good wins at Wasps, Christ’s Hospital, close matches v Provence and an away win v Stade Francais (U14s) with 3 additional players guest playing
* Charlie Evans represented London Irish Community team playing in Lyon – HUGE congratulations to Charlie on this selection and winning the Lyon Festival 🙂
OVERALL 2017/2018 Season
Won: 28 Matches
Drew: 5 Matches
Lost: 15 Matches
Points scored: 680
Points Conceded: 415
Points Difference: +265
2016/2017 SEASON (U11)…..
The age group had a fantastic season running 2 playing groups and facilitating a number of matches and festivals throughout the year.
* 2nd at the Saracens festival (not losing a game)
* Winners of the London Irish Festival
* Gone undefeated at Rosslyn Park Festival
* Tremendous display at Baths Land Rover Cup and winning a Premiership Landrover cup place at the Premiership Finals
* Won Leicester Tigers Challenge Festival
* Undefeated at Worthing A Festival
OVERALL 2016/2017 Season
Won: 37 Matches
Drew: 9 Matches
Lost: 6 Matches
Tries scored: 171
Tries Conceded: 40