Bournemouth U12



Age Range:

11 Only


The Bournemouth U12s are a thriving squad, but very much welcome new players, no prior experience of playing needed. We have a great coaching team consisting of 7 coaches, backed by an independent management team.

Our home ground is Chapel Gate, Bournemouth (near Bournemouth Airport) where we play and train. We play teams from across the region (Dorset, Wiltshire, Hampshire and Somerset), and often host touring clubs from further afield.

We regularly participate in festivals and tournaments and aim to go on tour every season, destinations have included: Wasps, Harlequins, London Welsh and Exeter Chiefs.

The Coaches

Head coach for the U12's is John Strachan. John is supported by Simon Annicchiarico, Gary Barter, Dominic Coquet, Nick Hill, Christopher Moore and John Pearson. All of whom are DBS checked and RFU qualified coaches. The team manager's are Suki Samra - 07961 435061 – and Wayne O'Brien.

Training Details

The Bournemouth U12's squad train and play on Sunday mornings 10:00 - 12:00 noon and Wednesday evenings 18:30 - 20:00 at Chapel Gate (BH23 6BD). During the summer, Beach Rugby Socials are run on Thursday evenings 18:30 – 20:00 at Portman Ravine Zig Zag, Southbourne, BH5 2DZ.

Core Values

Get Involved

We welcome new players, no prior experience of playing required. Train for FREE trial period. Only boots and gumshield needed to join in first session.

Player membership

New players are always welcome and can just turn up and join in the first few sessions are free. If you would like more information contact a manager or coach . Full membership for an under 12 player currently stands at £105. We also offer attractive family memberships which offer far greater benefits to the whole family.

Player Membership includes:-

  • Match day playing kit

  • Bournemouth Sports club membership

  • Quality coaching

  • 10% Discount on soft drinks at the bar

  • 10% Discount on food from the kitchen

  • Free entry to 1st XV home games

Fun Central incorporating Shake Express is Bournemouth’s premier Family Entertainment Centre situated on Westover Road opposite the Pavilion.

Our unique offer comprises the latest games in redemption, video and other skill based games for both amusement and the chance to win and collect a great choice of prizes.

We have now introduced cashless technology to our experience, enabling you to play the majority of our machines with the use of a prepaid contactless card. The more “Fun Coins” you as an individual, family or group buy at our reception, the greater the value of coins we credit to your cards.


Pest activity is increasing in the U.K., so it is important that when you have a problem, you choose the right people to help you. Rokill is a professional company, established over 30 years and holds the Queen’s Royal Warrant for Pest Control.

We are members of the British Pest Control Association and abide by the Association’s strict and professional code of practice.

We operate one of the highest supervisor to technician ratios in the industry to ensure our standards are maintained in accordance with our total quality commitment.

We operate one of the highest supervisor to technician ratios in the industry to ensure our Rokill is one of the few pest control companies to have achieved ISO9001:2000 Quality Standard, ISO14001:2004 Environmental Standard, ISO18001:2007 Occupational Health and Safety Standard, the ROSPA Gold Medal Award for Occupational Safety (10 years in succession) and the prestigious Investors in People Award (Since 1997).

Rokill is a member of the SafeContractor, Constructionline and CHAS safety schemes.

This means that when you choose Rokill you will receive high quality, cost effective advice and safe treatment from professional pest controllers.


Cheriton Dental Practice is proud to be able to offer the highest standards of private cosmetic and general dentistry and is one of the few dental practice in Dorset to be awarded both the prestigious British Dental Association Good Practice Award and the Investors in People Accreditation.

We are able to provide dental solutions from the very simple to most advanced cosmetic and restorative problems. We aim to educate our patients that with appropriate care and regular professional supervision dental disease is now preventable. “More prevention and less intervention”.

Our team of highly trained and professional staff will discuss your dental requirements confidentially and professionally, providing you with individual treatment plans outlining the treatment required and the exact costs involved.

We are an independent firm of Estate Agents established in 1928 with offices in Christchurch and Southbourne.

We pride ourselves on our hard earned and long-standing reputation gained from our staff’s extensive experience and local knowledge.

We specialise in Residential Sales, Lettings, Management and Auctions. Please browse through our website to see exactly what we can offer our clients.


The Kenda Group consists of three divisions: Kenda Electronic Systems, Kendata Peripherals and Earth Data, all of whom are ISO9001:2008 Accredited.

Kenda Electronic Systems primarily offers products, installation, commissioning and support services for the Electricity Supply Industry including meters, outstations, software and metering panels.

Kendata specialises in data processing solutions; primarily capturing data from paper and web based forms, providing solutions such as ballots, exam marking and satisfaction surveys. Its Print and Bureau Teams undertake design, printing, mailing, distribution, scanning and reporting services on behalf of clients.

Earth Data designs and manufactures data acquisition, telemetry and recording systems for scientific, industrial and medical use. A strong commitment to research and development and a desire to achieve the highest possible performance has led to latest range of Digitisers and Recorders for the seismic community.

Solar Service Solutions are a locally based solar panel supplier and installation company.

A partnership with Bournemouth Rugby Club provides a great platform to promote your business, whether you are looking to build brand awareness locally or nationally, looking for a 'one stop shop' to enhance your corporate social responsibility value, or have hospitality requirements.


We offer bespoke packages to suit your business needs and budget, which range from advertising at the ground right through to hospitality, B2B and B2C opportunities. These include exposure on our website, social media outlets, PR, monthly newsletter and kit branding from juniors through to our 1st XV and access to International tickets.

Build your business with Bournemouth Rugby

Read our Partnership Opportunities page or contact

Jacqui Rock
Marketing and sponsorship Director


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