Role Name
U14’s Manager Carolyn Baynes
U14’s Head Coach Rene Draude

(For players born 2005/2006 and started school 2010/2011)


We currently have 37 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!

We have an experienced, qualified coaching team with Level 2 qualified coaches, Director of Rugby Qualified Coach and continually updating their knowledge through CPDs and studying level 3 throughout the year. Many of our coaches are also involved in leading/coaching County Rugby Squads and the Harlequins DPP Programme.

Our Coaching ethos is to provide a safe, fun environment for each player to develop both as a rugby player and individual.

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 – baynes2019@gmail.com (Manager) or Rene Draude (Head Coach) rene.rugby12@icloud.com

Within our age group we have 9 Harlequins DPP 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:

  • Sunday 30th June 2019 – 1130 to 1245
  • Thursday 25th July 2019 – 1800 to 1900
  •  Sunday 4th Aug 2019 – 1030 to 1200
  • Thursday 8th Aug 2019 – 1800 to 1900

Pre Season:

  • 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 1st XV Worthing U14 2nd VX Result Scorers
Sun 01-Sep-19 Registration Day Registration Day
Sun 08-Sep-19
Sun 15-Sep-19  “F” Shoreham, Home   24-12 (W) Hansell, Baynes, Charnock & Raza

Conv: Balchin (2)

Sun 22-Sep-19    “WF” Edenbridge, Home 24-12 (W) Pimm (2), Bance and Shadbolt

Conv: Knowlton (2)

Sun 29-Sep-19  “WF” Hastings & Bexhill, Home   17-14 (W) Hansell (2) & Baynes

Conv: Balchin

Sun 06-Oct-19    
Sun 13-Oct-19    
Sun 20-Oct-19  “F’ Warlingham, Away “F” Warlingham, Away  “2nd XV” 0-50 (L)

“1st XV” 21-10 (W)

“A” Tries: Yule, Raza and Bostock

“A” Conv: Draude (3)

Sun 27-Oct-19  “WF” Haywards Heath, Home 0-46 (L)
Sun 03-Nov-19    “WF” Hove Dev, Away 5-17 (L) Baynes
Sun 10-Nov-19    
Sun 17-Nov-19    “WF” Uckfield, Home 5-31 (L) Baynes
Sun 24-Nov-19 “WF” Pulborough, Away  “F” Seaford, Away 1st XV 50-0  (W) – w/o

2nd XV  35-5 (W)

Sun 01-Dec-19  “F” Heathfield, Home   31-5 (W) Hall, Raza (3) & Bostock

Conv: Draude (1) & Balchin (2)

Sun 08-Dec-19    
Sun 15-Dec-19 “WF” Lewes, Away
Sun 22-Dec-19 Haywards Heath Joint Training, Away  Haywards Heath Joint Training, Away
Sun 29-Dec-19  
Sun 05-Jan-20 “F” Jersey Dev, Home
Sun 12-Jan-20 “F” London Scottish, Away  
Sun 19-Jan-20  TBC Fixture
Sun 26-Jan-20 TBC – Waterfall  
Sun 02-Feb-20 “F” Portsmouth, Home  
Sun 09-Feb-20 TBC Fixture  
Sun 16-Feb-20  “F” Brighton Dev, Home
Sun 23-Feb-20 TBC Fixture
Sun 01-Mar-20  
Sun 08-Mar-20 TBC Fixture
Sun 15-Mar-20 TBC – Waterfall – to be re-scheduled to diff date  
Sun 22-Mar-20 TBC Fixture (Away)  “F” Midhurst, Away
Sun 29-Mar-20 “F” Horsham Dev, Away 
Sun 05-Apr-20 TBC – Waterfall – to be re-scheduled to diff date  
Sun 12-Apr-20 “F” Chichester A, Away  “F” Chichester B. Away
Sat 18-Apr-20 “F” Sutton & Epsom, Home  
Sun 19-Apr-20 “F” Hove Dev, Away
Sun 26-Apr-20 TBC Fixture (Away)  
Sun 03-May-20 JNR 7’s  JNR 7’s 

“F” = Friendly Fixture

“WF” = Waterfall Fixture

2018/2019 SEASON (U13)….

Highlights Include
*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

Highlights Include
* 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.

Highlights Include
* 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