Rugby region: Grampian

Map of Grampian regionThe Grampian region in the North East of Scotland covers three local authority areas:

  • Aberdeen City
  • Aberdeenshire
  • Moray.

Grampian has 22 rugby clubs, 257 primary schools, 37 secondary schools and eight private schools. 

There are 1532 adults (81 women) and 3171 youth rugby players (of which 175 are girls)  in Grampian, of which 211 are women and girls.

Developing rugby in Grampian

Pete Young is Scottish Rugby’s regional development manager for Grampian. He has worked in sports development for 16 years in Scotland and Northern Ireland, and took, up post in 2006.

Pete has played rugby for Edinburgh University, Stade Hendayais, Heriot's, Lismore and Belfast Harlequins. In 1998 he was a member of the Scottish Universities squad who took part in the first Students World Cup in France.

For more information about rugby development in Grampian call Regional Development Manager Pete Young on 07764178941, email peter.young@sru.org.uk or contact your local development officer.

Local rugby development contacts for Grampian

Aberdeen Grammar

Stuart Corsaraberdeenrugbydevelopment@gmail.com07824998715
Aberdeen Wanderers

Kyle Drummondkyle.awyrd@gmail.com07733110829

Aberdeenshire

Ashley Wilesashleywiles@hotmail.co.uk07981883129

Banff  

John Smith Warrenjohnsmithwarren611@btinternet.com    01261 831082

Ellon and Buchan

Ross Finlayross.finlay@outlook.com     07729847109

Garioch 

Andrew Paxtongariochrugbydevelopment@gmail.com07792 894 936

Moray

George WhitecrossGeorge.Whitecross@moray.gov.uk07527 387 549

Mackie

James Sadio    sadiojames@yahoo.co.uk 07415 869 405
Women and Girls
Coordinator
Kim Jamiesongirlsrugby.grampian@gmail.com 
Student CoordinatorJack Burnettjack9burnett@gmail.com