Rookie Rugby

Rookie Rugby is the US brand of flag rugby. Rookie Rugby is a safe, non-contact, easy to play game for both boys and girls of all ages! It is played in schools, parks and recreation leagues, and community organizations across the country. The rules are simple, the game is easy to learn, and minimal equipment is required.



SMYRA follows the Rookie Rugby program to teach requisite rugby skills, while fostering an environment of fair-play, sportsmanship, integrity, and camaradarie.

Check out the Rookie Rugby Youtube Channel for videos on fun games, skills and activities to get an idea of what the program entails.