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Excitement Builds Ahead of Bali Junior Rugby 7s Tournament in September

After the run-away success of the inaugural Bali Junior Rugby 7s Tournament, interest in claiming the final spots in six age group categories for the 2018 edition in September is rapidly heating up. The Jakarta Komodos Junior Rugby Club is again hosting the incredible event at Finns Recreation Club in upmarket Canggu on September 22-23. In addition to ... More

Post-match report: Jakarta Komodos Rugby Club v Rugby UNJ

The Jakarta Komodos Rugby Club’s first friendly XV-aside game of the pre-season was originally scheduled against the Jakarta Bantengs, however due to limited squad availability they withdrew from the fixture very close to game day. This gave us the opportunity to take on the team of young bloods from Universitas Negeri Jakarta (UNJ), who not only convin... More

Young Australian Rugby Star Puts Jakarta Komodos Junior Players Through Their Paces

The Jakarta Komodos Junior Rugby Club were treated to a guest coaching appearance by Australia U20s fullback Clay Uyen during the Club’s regular Saturday training session this morning. Clay, who played for the now-defunct Western Force based in Perth and will be soon brining his skills to Sydney in NSW, said he was impressed by the growth of rugby in ... More

Indonesia’s first junior rugby tournament labelled ‘Stunning Success’ after 2017 Bali Junior Rugby Tournament

The very first junior rugby tournament in Indonesia has been labelled a “stunning success” by participants of the 2017 Bali Junior Rugby Tournament, with expectations high that next year’s event will attract even more teams from throughout the Southeast Asia and wider Asia-Pacific regions. The inaugural Bali Junior Tournament at Finns Recreation ... More

Major Breakthrough in Indonesia Rugby Development with Inaugural Bali Junior Rugby Tournament 2017 This Weekend

In what is being hailed as a major breakthrough in the development of junior rugby in Indonesia, teams from Indonesia, Australia, Timor Leste, Singapore and Thailand have been confirmed for the inaugural Bali Junior Rugby Tournament 2017 at Finns Recreation Club (nee Canggu Club) this weekend (Sept. 23, 24). Multiple teams from around Indonesia, Southe... More

Jakarta Komodos Junior Rugby Club 2017-2018 Season Kicks Off Saturday

The Jakarta Komodos Junior Rugby Club 2017-2018 season kicks off with a traditional Western barbeque, refreshing beverages and a host of fun outdoor activities at the Jagorawi Golf and Country Club this Saturday (September, Aug 26th). The family friendly day is open to all potential players, boys and girls and young men and women, and their families. The ... More

Jakarta Komodos Junior Rugby Club Launches 2017-2018 Season on Saturday, August 26

The Jakarta Komodos Junior Rugby Club (JKJRC) is pleased to announce the commencement of the 2017-2018 junior rugby season on Saturday, August 26. The new season, the only dedicated junior rugby development programme in Indonesia, is open to mixed boys and girls teams in the Under 6s/7s, Under 8s, Under 10s, Under 12s and Under 14s age groups, an Under ... More

Sponsors Urged to Get Behind Jakarta Komodos Junior Rugby Club for 2017-2018 Season

The Jakarta Komodos Junior Rugby Club (JKJRC) is urging companies, charities and individuals to consider sponsoring the development of rugby in Indonesia. The new junior rugby season, which kicks off on August 26, involves a mixture of expatriate and local boys and girls. In addition, the Komodos have a team of young woman from the Mama Sayang Orphanage. ... More

Ex-All Black Byron Kelleher to Lead Rugby Training Session for Jakarta Kids on Saturday

All Blacks' legend Byron Kelleher will lead a rugby training session for girls and boys of all ages at the British Jakarta School this Saturday morning (July 8). The training, organized by the British Chamber of Commerce (Britcham), is open to any children interested in trying out the sport ahead of the Jakarta Komodos’ new rugby season starting on ... More

International Interest Growing in Inaugural Bali Junior Rugby 10s Tournament this September

Junior sides from rugby clubs in Australia, Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, Sri Lanka and Indonesia have expressed interest in participating in the inaugural Bali Junior Rugby 10s Tournament 2017 at the Changgu Club in Bali on Sept. 23 and 24. This is a ten-a-side tournament (13 players per team may register) with matches to be played in a round-robin ... More