By taking part in the Silver Group, each player and his parents are agreeing to accept the primacy of the EPDG. Whilst no matches are played by the EPDG, training programmes, development and monitoring will be provided by us while the player continues to play their Rugby for either club or school as before.
In an ideal world, a Silver group player will play no more than 32 matches in a season and no more than 1 match per week. Although we realise that this isn’t always possible, the long term development of the athlete must be paramount rather than short term gains.
If an athlete does get injured during on of those games or at an EPDG training session, the following procedure should be followed:
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