Adult Participation

Adult Participation

Adult participation refers to those who are over the age of 18-years-old (and outside student sport); the focus is on increasing rugby activity, this can be done by:

  • Ensuring more young players progress to the adult game

  • Attracting more adults to the game

  • Increasing the number of fixtures fulfilled

  • Retaining players for longer.

These can be achieved by providing support to clubs and individual, removing barriers, coordinating events and promoting the game.

 Mens' Player Survey Golden Oldies Tartan Touch at BT Murrayfield

Research and Resources


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