Touch League (U7 – Opens, Over 35s)

Sharks League Touch

League Touch is a non-contact version of Rugby League developed for girls and women from Under 6s to Open age groups, plus a mens and womens Over 35s Touch League.

Played on Sunday’s at a selected field (different each week) within the Sutherland Shire, League Touch is growing fast as a great way to have fun and get involved in the game of Rugby League.

Snapshot of the League Touch rules that have been developed:

  • Played across half a rugby league field with 10m in-goals
  • Conversions after a try
  • Kickoffs and Dropouts
  • Knock backs (dropped ball) play on
  • 5 to 9 players per team depending on your age. 9 a side is full field.
  • Compulsory fullback in defence.
  • Kicking (chips, grubbers, cross field kicks) allowed on any touch
  • Dummy half can be touched
  • Play the ball must be with foot. No markers.

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Games are part of the JRL competition and the Grand final will be played at Southern Cross Group Stadium.