Welcome to the U9 Boys team! All players eligible for this age group should have been born in 2013 for the 2021/22 season.
The U9 Boys team is led by parent Head Coach Robin Harris who covers all aspects from coaching to communication and administration. The core rugby coaching and skill development is run by two of our Societe Generale Valley RFC professional players – names to be announced shortly! Click on their bio’s below to find out more about our coaches and how to contact them with any questions about the U9 program!
The U9 Boys team trains from September 2021 to April 2022 for the 2021/22 season. Currently they typically train every Sunday morning at Happy Valley Recreation Ground Pitch #6 unless there is a Minis Rugby Festival, joint training with another club has been arranged or it is a key holiday period.
**We are currently finalising our training schedule for the upcoming season and will post it here as soon as it is available**
Robin and his wife Alex have two children at Valley Fort. Freddie who plays in the U9 team and his sister, Ella, who is in U6's this year. Robin is responsible for the strategy and management of the Asian operations of Capricorn Capital, specifically its Private Equity activities. Previously he was head of the Private Capital Markets business of Macquarie Capital in Hong Kong and is a CFA Charterholder. Robin also manages the Valley Fort outsourced corporate services and is a member of the Valley Fort Executive Committee.