Marist Albion RFC

Play your rugby at Marist Albion in 2023

ALL new and returning junior players are required to register for the 2023 season using the online registration process. For new junior players, click here. If you played for Marist Albion in 2022, you will receive an invitation to re-register via email on Sunday 19th February , please keep an eye on your inbox for this. The 2023 season starts on Saturday 6th May.


  • That all of yours and your child's details (especially your contact details) are filled in accurately;
  • That you choose the school that your child attends;
  • That you choose the age group that you would like your child to play in for the 2023 season (see table of guidelines below for age grades).
  • That you provide an accurate weight for your child/ren to ensure correct grading (view the 2023 Junior Weight Chart here.)
  • If you are paying subs for more than one child in your family (see pricing below), please include the names of the children in the final section of the registration form. You will receive an email following submission to confirm you are registered. To complete your registration, payment of your 2023 subs must also be processed, online payment is easy and is available on completion of the online registration form.

All of these details greatly assist the committee when placing your child in the correct team for the 2023 season.

2023 Junior Rugby Season - Grade by Age Table

Under 132010
Under 122011
Under 11 (Tackle OR Rip Rugby)2012
Under 10 (Tackle OR Rip Rugby)2013
Under 9 (Tackle OR Rip Rugby)2014
Under 8 (Tackle OR Rip Rugby)2015
Under 7 (Rippa Rugby)2016
Under 6 (Rippa Rugby)2017 or later

‚ÄčOnce you have completed your online registration and payment, your next step will be one of the following:

  • All new players MUST attend one of our registration nights (dates to be confirmed) and provide us with proof of identity (a copy of a current passport or birth certificate is fine) and to get weighed in. This is also a good opportunity to meet the committee and ask them any questions you may have about the upcoming season.
  • U6 & U7 players - will be able to collect their jerseys from their team managers at their first practise, you can expect to hear from your 2023 management team shortly after registrations close.
  • U8 and above will be required to attend an official Weigh In night at the clubrooms (date to be confirmed). This season jerseys will be distributed directly to team management who will issue jerseys at preseason trainings.

Our 2023 subscription fees are as follows: includes a team photo for each player and a jersey (to be returned at the end of season)

$80 for one child

$130 for two or more children from the same family

We are proud to be affiliated with NZ Marist Rugby and can also offer additional rugby experiences throughout the season for our junior members. U9, U11 and U13 players have the opportunity to further represent Marist Albion at the Pompallier Trophy Tournament, an annual event involving junior teams from Marist Albion, Ashburton Celtic, Timaru Celtic and St. Joseph's Oamaru.

We encourage our players and supporters to attend our clubrooms each Saturday. The clubrooms are a family friendly environment  and are open from 4pm, the bar is open and food is available for purchase. The playground is conveniently located via the back staircase.

If you haven't already, please 'Like' us on Facebook Marist Albion Rugby Club to keep up to date on all club happenings throughout the season.

We look forward to seeing many new and returning faces for the upcoming season. Please don't hesitate to contact us for further information.

Danni Blackmore  (Admin )

Ph: 02102949593

Rowan O'Gorman

Junior Club President

Ph: 021 079 2375


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As part of their support, Ray White Bishopdale and Strowan have an exclusive offer for our Marist Albion community:

When a member of our Marist Albion community lists their property with either of the Ray White offices - Bishopdale or Strowan, they will recieve a generous 10% discount on the commission price and the club will also receive a $300 donation for every sale made.

Support us by supporting our sponsors. If you are considering buying or selling, contact the team at Ray White Bishopdale or Strowan directly on 0800 YELLOW.