Learn the sport of Rugby in a modified tackle format with no contest in rucks or scrums. Designed for beginners, instruction will begin with game fundamentals. Teams will scrimmage against middle school teams across the metro. Teams will play 5 games against other Middle School Rugby teams around the metro. Games will be on Thursdays. The coaches are all experienced players and/or certified USA Rugby instructors with a commitment to safety, sportsmanship, and a positive community experience. Practice days and times subject to change depending on field availability. Participants will need to complete at necessary paperwork. Click here for paperwork. Paperwork may be faxed to 952-401-6805, mailed to or dropped off at Minnetonka Community Education (4584 Vine Hill Road, Excelsior MN 55331), or emailed to Jeremy.Johnson@minnetonkaschools.org Participants will also need to purchase black socks and black shorts for games. A jersey will be provided. Recommended websites for purchase: www.worldrugbyshop.com, www.matchgear.com or Rugby Athletic (952-542-1725).