U8 - Turvens

We welcome players under 8, or more specifically born in 2013 or 2014, to join the Turvens for the 2020/2021 rugby season.  All new players, boys and girls, are welcome.

Contact the Head Coach or Manager of the team or feel free to turn up at a training session.


Thursday 18:00 - 19:30h

Saturday: matches or training (in the morning)

Location: SV Wassenaar, Charlottestraat 7, 2245 VW Wassenaar


Head Coach - Alberic Vieillefond (alberic.vieillefond@gmail.com)

Team Manager - Ying Zhou-Rameseder (yingzhourameseder@gmail.com)





Turvens: Welcome back!

By lindagerrits | Jan 12, 2021

Turvens had their first training sessions in 2021 on Thursday January 7th and Saturday January 9th. During the past 3 weeks, Coach Gavin and some parents who volunteered have organised special holiday training sessions. Although some of the Warriors had played rugby during these sessions, the majority of Turvens and the coaches finally could train…

Rugby Sevens Tournament Ages 7-13 on 4 September 2021 @Wassenaar Warriors IRC

By lindagerrits | Dec 20, 2020

Wassenaar Warriors IRC looks forward to the new year, of which we hope that worldwide the Covid-19 outbreak will be contained and we will again have opportunities to play great rugby matches and tournaments. With the confidence that things will get better in the coming year, we are proud to announce that we are hosting…

Turvens: Bye 2020, Happy Holidays!

By lindagerrits | Dec 20, 2020

2020 is definitely one of the most special years for the Turvens. We started our first training on August 27th in Voorschoten. Two days later, we moved to our new home at SV Wassenaar! On September 4th, Turvens had the very first game in Delft; 16 boys and girls from age 4 and 7 participated.…

Turvens: Meeting the Real Rugby Players

By lindagerrits | Dec 9, 2020

The winter is coming. Recently, it has been cold and windy on the pitch. The lowest temperature reached 2 degrees last week. Despite the weather conditions, all the Warriors did great during training. Not a single player came to the coaches to complain. Instead, they had big smiles on their faces and a lot of…

Turvens: Rugby Olympic Games

By lindagerrits | Nov 23, 2020

On November 21st, the Turvens had their very first Rugby Olympic Games! All the warriors were divided into three teams: Team Orange, Team Yellow, and Team Black. Round 1 was an Obstacle Race. The warriors had to jump over multiple obstacles and made passes with the coaches and teammates. All the warriors tried to run…

Happy Warriors, Happy Turvens

By lindagerrits | Nov 15, 2020

Our Turvens have been training bi-weekly for a month now. Although there has been no competitive game with other clubs, the rugby fun did not stop. Head Coach Alberic commented: ‘For the last 2 months, we have been repeating the same drills / exercises: passing and catching the ball in static position and then running,…

Turvens: No Break for the Hard-Working Warriors

By lindagerrits | Nov 1, 2020

During the schools’ half term breaks, the hard-working Turvens did not stop training, rain or sunshine! On October 29th, the rain was pouring and the wind was blowing. But our Warriors did a good job! Coach Vincent mentioned “We did tags and passing exercises and played a long game to keep everybody warm! Bravo to…

Turvens: Rugby Fun with Peers

By lindagerrits | Oct 18, 2020

Based on the latest Covid-19 prevention rules, TBM matches across different clubs have been suspended. But luckily rugby fun continued during the Turvens’ training at SV Wassenaar this Saturday October 17th! The morning was calmer and the atmosphere was less intense. Our players were less like very fierce warriors but more like playful little children.…

Turvens: First Home Game

By lindagerrits | Oct 11, 2020

On October 10, our Turvens had their very first home game at our new accomodation, SV Wassenaar. We had 3 teams available to play against Delft, Hookers and HRC. Hence, 10 teams in total made today a big rugby party. The coaches and supporting staff cannot be more proud of our warriors: 7 wins, 1…

Turvens: Nothing Will Stop the Warriors!

By lindagerrits | Oct 4, 2020

Our Turvens played at HRC against HRC and Voorburg on October 3rd. It is the first game after the implementation of the new Covid-19 Prevention Rules. The staff from all the clubs were worried about young kids playing without their parents, especially the weather was not helping either. However, our warriors did an amazing job!…