Photo: William Brown
The dates and venues for the 2015 SARU Youth Weeks were announced on Wednesday, with the flagship event, the Coca-Cola Under-18 Craven Week set to be hosted at the Markötter Fields at Paul Roos Gymnasium in Stellenbosch.
The last time the Coca-Cola Under-18 Craven Week was hosted at this venue was in 2007.
The Coca-Cola Under-18 Academy Week will be hosted by the Valke Rugby Union at the Isak Steyl Stadium in Vanderbijlpark, while the Coca-Cola Under-16 Grant Khomo Week, which will be hosted by the South Western Districts Rugby Union, will take place at the at Bridgton Sports Grounds in Oudtshoorn.
The Mpumalanga Rugby Union, meanwhile, will host the Coca-Cola Under-13 Craven Week at Hoërskool Rob Ferreira in White River and the Boland Rugby Union has been granted the right to host the LSEN Week at HTS Drostdy in Worcester.
The first tournament will begin on 29 June 2015 and the last, the Coca-Cola Under-18 Craven Week, on July 13.
2015 SARU Youth Week dates and venues:
•Coca-Cola Under-13 Craven Week – 29 June to 3 July – Mpumalanga RU at Hoërskool Rob Ferreira, White River
•Coca-Cola Under-16 Grant Khomo Week – July 6 to 9 – South Western Districts RU at Bridgton Sports Grounds, Oudtshoorn
•Coca-Cola Under-18 Academy Week – July 6 to 10 – Valke RU at Isak Steyl Stadium in Vanderbijlpark
•Coca-Cola Under-18 Craven Week – July 13 to 18 – Western Province RFU at Paul Roos Gymnasium, Stellenbosch
•LSEN Week – 29 June to 2 July – Boland RU at HTS Drostdy, Worcester
Tournament: LSEN Week u18
Venue: HTS Drostdy, Worcester
Hosting union: Boland
Dates: 29th June 2015 – 2 July 2015
Tournament: Coca Cola u13 Craven Week
Venue: Hoërskool Rob Ferreira, White River
Hosting union: Mpumalanga
Dates: 29th June 2015 – 3 July 2015
Tournament: Coca Cola u16 Grant Khomo Week
Venue: Bridgton Sports Grounds, Oudtshoorn
Hosting union: South Western Districts
Dates: 6 July 2015 – 9 July 2015
Tournament: Coca Cola u18 Academy Week
Venue: Isak Steyl Stadium, Vanderbijlpark
Hosting union: Valke
Dates: 6th July 2015 – 10 July 2015
Tournament: Coca Cola u 18 Craven Week
Venue: Paul Roos Gimnasium, Stellenbosch
Hosting union: Western Province
Dates: 13th July 2015 – 18 July 2015
Courtesy of SARU