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)





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

By lindagerrits | Apr 6, 2021

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: Turven Spirit

By lindagerrits | Apr 4, 2021

Turvens season 2020-2021 has entered the spring. Because of the pandemic, there are still no games or tournaments for our Warriors. The coaches have tailored the training sessions to the future of the players. In order to have a smooth transition for the next season, the second years Turvens are joining Benjis’ Monday training to…

Turvens: Perfect Weather, Perfect Team

By lindagerrits | Feb 28, 2021

After a cold and icy week, Turvens had the chance to train without clumsy winter coats. Warm, sunny, and windless weather made our Warriors very energetic. During the session on Saturday February 27, 18 players did a 9 v 9 full match for 40 minutes (2 x 20 minutes). They showed extraordinary teamwork and total…

Turvens: The Cold Doesn’t Bother Us Anyway

By lindagerrits | Feb 8, 2021

Our Turvens had been through some ups and downs during the past month due to the weather conditions. The Warriors experienced some of the coldest training sessions. Although tears had been shed, with the guidance from the coaches and the support from the parents, they recovered very fast. Big smiles are now back on their…

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…

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…