Southern California Youth Rugby (SCYR) is USA Rugby’s State Governing Body responsible for all youth club and high school rugby in Southern California. Below is a summary of the SCYR Age/Weight Restrictions.
The intent of the waiver is to allow players that are over the maximum weight limit but have physical or cognitive disabilities, and/or are over the weight limit but have not developed the playing skills to play at a higher level age group (i.e playing rugby for the first time) are candidates for the max cap waivers. Athletes applying for a Max Cap Waiver must be within 10% of their age group's weight maximum to be eligible.
Parents seeking an exception to their playing age group may do so in these two avenues:
These waivers must be applied for and APPROVED before registering. To apply for the waiver please contact your coach directly.