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: Like Lions Like Tigers

By lindagerrits | Jun 16, 2021

On Saturday June 12, 2021, our Turvens Warriors came to beautiful Hoek van Holland. We sent out 3 Turvens teams from Season 2020-2021 to play against teams from RRC & Hookers Season 2020-2021. We had 8 wins and 1 draw. Good job boys! The results are: Warrior 1: 6:5, 13:6, 11:2, pulled 89 tags and…

Cancelled: Rugby Sevens Tournament on 4 September 2021

By lindagerrits | Jun 9, 2021

Due to among others logistics reasons, unfortunately we have decided to cancel the 7s tournament which was scheduled on September 4, 2021. We are going to look at the possibilities of organising the tournament next year. As soon as more is known about this, we will let you know. Any questions? Please contact us via…

Turvens: Game On, Again!

By lindagerrits | Jun 6, 2021

With relaxation of the Corona rules per June 5, allowing competition for players 17 & under,  our Turvens Warriors finally had the chance to play matches again on Saturday June 5! After waiting for 8 months, Wassenaar Warriors International Rugby Club sent out 3 Turvens teams from Season 2020-2021 to Voorburg to play with 3…

Last Training Session for Turvens 2020-2021

By lindagerrits | May 16, 2021

On Thursday May 13th, 2021, Turvens 2020-2021 had their last training session. In order to prepare for the next season, the teams have started the training sessions in next year’s configuration from Saturday May 15th. Our 10 second year Turvens players will become Benjis Warriors. Hence, this Thursday training session became our very last session.…

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…