County Office Notices Latest Issue
LATEST ISSUE - 2016-17 - see below
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INFORMATION FROM ENGLAND RUGBY
INNER WARRIOR EVENTS:
Help attract more women to enjoy rugby. Register your event by 31 March - click here for full details
INFORMATION FROM GRFU
GLOUCESTERSHIRE AWARDS NOMINATIONS:
See useful forms https://gloucestershirerfu.co.uk/useful_forms and send to County Office please.
Click here for the second update for the Handbook - please circulate this to the recipients of your club's copies of the Handbook
JOB DESCRIPTIONS FOR VOLUNTEER ROLES IN YOUR CLUB:
It might help ,when seeking new volunteers for your club, if you were able to post a job description on your notice boards in the clubhouse and changing rooms or on your website. Here is a link from the RFU for some suggested job descriptions that you could perhaps modify to suit your own club's needs.
A polite reminder that the following applications all require approval from County Office and that all the necessary forms can be found on this website at https://gloucestershirerfu.co.uk/useful_forms
Playing Out of Age Grade; Tournaments; Festivals; Cross Border Matches; Tours abroad and to the other Home Unions [tours within England do not require permission however it is advisable to contact County Office to ensure you have the correct insurance covers].
OUT OF SEASON:
No XV a side contact rugby is permitted within Age Grades after Monday 1 May 2017 anywhere within England. If you travel to the other Home Unions or abroad, this does not apply. You cannot receive an incoming team to play contact rugby [XV a side] out of season. Alternatives to contact include TAG, TOUCH, 7s or 10s which are permitted out of season as long as permission is sought from County Office please.
GLOUCESTER RUGBY NEWS:
We are encouraging you all to "THINK GRN" when you organise any activities at your club, including tours please. The last edition of this season is now being finalised and will be distributed after 10 April. Every club gets 5 copies so please ask your Secretary to display these in your clubhouse. If you would like to submit an entry for the first edition of the new Season, the copy deadline is 28 July 2017. We are particularly interested to have an insight into your tours for our "What goes on tour doesn't have to stay there!!" feature.
Articles and photos [with names please left to right] from Bristol based clubs should be sent to: firstname.lastname@example.org and from clubs in the north of the county to: email@example.com please.