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JOIN Bond Pirates in 2024
Registrations NOW Open !!

Bond Pirates Rugby Union Club is a leading club in the Gold Coast Rugby Competition. Established in 1996, through the formation of previous Pirates Rugby Club and Bond University Rugby Club, the club has gone on to compete successfully in both major and minor competitions and continued to develop its junior academy into the largest junior base club on the Gold Coast.

The Bond Pirates are keen to bolster their ranks in all grades and age categories this year. If you have an active interest in participating at any level in seniors, juniors, over 35s, or girls 7s, please email your details (name, mobile contact number, age as of 1st January, and preferred position) to info@bondpirates.com.au.

REGISTRATION INSTRUCTIONS:

Registrations need to be completed before training commences. Prompt registration helps to ensure your child is selected for a team as older teams do fill up and registrations close.

THE ONLY WAY TO REGISTER IS TO USE THE RUGBY XPLORER APP OR VIA YOUR ONLINE ACCOUNT WITH RUGBYAU

You must have a Rugby Xplorer account to register. Registrations can be completed via the

Rugby Xplorer app or website: https://myaccount.rugbyxplorer.com.au

STEPS TO REGISTER

1. Open the Rugby Xplorer app/ Rugby Portal and sign in by entering your email address and password.

If it’s your first time registering for rugby union, please create an account first (parents’ details) then follow the steps to register a player.

2. Click “Register”

3. Click ‘Find a Club’

4. Select whom you would like to register, and click “Continue”

5. Enter Club name – Bond Pirates Rugby Union club Juniors or Seniors

6. Click Club name and hit “next”

7. Select Registration Role, Registration Type and Duration from dropdowns, and click “next”

Please Note:

Registration Type: Juniors = XVs Juniors QLDC Seniors = XVs MENS QLDC Girls = XVs Junior Girls QLDC

Best to choose Season for Duration.

Weekly option available for senior grade ONLY but WILL NOT contribute to full registration.

Players who are Re-registering need to change personal information to suit current details.

Juniors will need to enter the correct height and weight details.

8. Select NO when asked about your profile being private unless necessary. When you select private the player’s name will be left off all team scoring displays.

9. Payment Screen – Select the payment option enter your credit card or proceed to zip Pay option.

Birth Certificates need to info@bondpirates.com.au before team allocation can be completed.

FAIR PLAY VOUCHERS ACCEPTED

To process a Voucher please forward your signed voucher to info@bondpirates.com.au and a replied discount code email will be sent back once processed. Then you register as per above.

SENIORS

JUNIORS

OVER 35’S

WOMENS

JUNIORS INFORMATION

Our Junior Club

6 – 7s age group play 7 a side on a quarter field. Focus is on evasion,  Tag Catch, and Pass, Running, Scoring Tries, and enjoyment.
8s tackling is introduced to the game with 7 a side and a focus on correct/safe technique in tackle, ruck, and maul.
9s moves to 10 a side and a focus on attack defence.
10 & 11 age group moves to a full field less 10m and introduces kick in general play, contested scrum, and lineout.
12s moves to 15 a side, full field, and a positional awareness focus. 12s is considered competitive with the theory of first past the post the overall winning team in the district.
13s and above is our competitive age group with semi’s and finals to round off the season. Being strong competitive sides our teams fill fast so reach out now to ensure your spot with us. Once a pirate always a pirate.

Training Days

JUNIOR TRAINING DAYS

6s – Friday 5pm – 6pm

7s – Friday 5pm – 6pm

8s – Friday 5pm – 6pm

9s – Friday 5pm – 6pm

10s – Wednesday & Friday 4:30 – 5:30 pm

11s – Tuesday & Friday 5:00 – 6:00 pm

12s – Wednesday & Friday 5:30 – 6:30pm

13s – Tuesday & Thursday 4:30 – 6:00 pm

14s – Tuesday & Thursday 4:30 – 6:00 pm

15/16s – Tuesday & Thursday 4:30 – 6:30 pm

Keep up to date by visiting our Facebook page.

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BOND PIRATES SENIOR GRADE

Our Senior grades are looking strong and training hard for a successful season.  With Season Training on Tuesday & Thursdays 6:30 -8pm.

Recruting Players for 2024 season NOW!

Keep up to date by visiting our Facebook page.

Training Tuesday & Thursday Nights 6:30pm - 8pm

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GIRLS RUGBY 2024

Bond Pirates girls season is shapping up to be the best one yet with 7s & XV’s Rugby training and competition opportunities.

Girls competition XV’s playing grades: 12s  14s  16s & 18s

Girls competition 7’s playing grades: 13s  15s  17s & opens

Now is your time to get into the game.

‘ACT LIKE A LADY  PLAY LIKE A BEAST’ @ PIRATES

XVs Starting the competition off with 15 a side rugby while training for both 15s a side & 7s a side rugby. Then finishing the season with a 7s competition.

Girls pathway to Bond university now a reality so get into the action in 2024.

CLUB TRAINING DETAILS TO COME

Girls Rugby Co-Ordinator – DEBBIE SAMPSON – 0409 642 162

Keep up to date by visiting our Facebook group.

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BUCCANEERS

Our social group holds the club together. The over 35s consist of previous players, coaches, and dads a bunch of light-hearted blocks just wanting a non-serious run and some bloke time. Each Thursday they meet on the grounds at 6:30pm with a handful of games organised during the season. In the off-season, golf days or other activities are often organised.

REGISTRATION REQUIRED $100 per season.

info@bondpirates.com.au

Keep up to date by visiting our Facebook page.

THE BENEFITS

  • Participate in a high standard of rugby for your age group/ability.
  • Build a network of friends/business acquaintances through not only your team but the club as a whole.
  • Provided with Pirates Playing Pack consisting of Club Training Shirt, Shorts, and Socks.
  • Feel secure you are participating in an incredible team sport with a fully organised ARU club. ‘Good Sports’ Member.
  • Socialise at the Clubhouse – with plenty of food and refreshments on offer.

FAMILY FRIENDLY

85%

GREAT RUGBY

90%

FUN AND FITNESS

85%

TEAM TOGETHERNESS

100%