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Welcome to UQ

Welcome to UQ Rugby Club,  

The MRP has welcomed UQ Rugby into its Tribe in 2019.

UQ Rugby will be on debut to host the MRP Colts this season, so we will be kicking off our first season together.

The MRP Colts division has been specifically designed to encourage young men and women 14 – 22 years of age with learning and perceptual disabilities (MRP Players) and their families to become active members of their local rugby club community.

As part of the MRP Colts at UQ Rugby, each MRP Players will be matched with university-aged (18-25) PlayerMentors, to help them experience the thrill of playing rugby often for the very first time.

It’s all about creating a place where these young people feel safe, are understood, experience success and belong. 

Want to know more about the MRP from 2014 to now? Head to mymrp.org/the-mrp2

 

Club Contact Details 

Sir William MacGregor Dr, St Lucia QLD 4067

P: (07) 3870 2152

http://www.uqrugby.com.au/

 

Position

Name

Telephone

Email

General Manager

Reg Tayler

0407 302 911

regtaylor@uqrugbyclub.com

Rugby Coordinator

Stuart Hubbert

0438 291 593

rugbycoordinator@uqrugbyclub.com

Registrar

Lynley Shearer

 

Tbru.secretary@gmail.com

 

UQ’s MRP Contacts

Position

Name

Telephone

Email

Coach 

 

 

 

Assistant Coach

Connor Whelan

   

 

2019 Season Details 

Season Dates

First Training

First Game

Last Training

Last Game

25/04/19

27/04/19

27/06/19

29/06/19

Training: Thursday afternoon 5:00pm to 6:00pm 

Games: Saturday morning 7:30am to 8:15am

 

Teams Breakdown and Divisions 

2019 Season

Division

Teams

Team Size (Players)

Season Draw

MRP Colts

1

8

2019 MRP Colts Season Draw

 

Fees and Registration Process

Step 1: Register your Expression of Interest (EOI) Here

Step 2: Wait for correspondence from the MRP and confirmation of a position

Step 3: If successful you will need to register under the appropriate division at UQ via http://www.uqrugby.com.au/

 

MRP Communication Platforms

myMRP Portal 

  •        The myMRP Portal is only available to registered MRP Player Parents, PlayerMentors, PlayerMentor Parents, Coaches and MRP Representatives who have registered and confirmed their account.
  •        The myMRP Portal is a communication platform for your MRP profile, registrations, event information, fixtures, news, blogs and those alike.
  •        The myMRP Portal requires an ID (your email address) and a password. Save your ID and Password into your browser to save time when you are sent links in your Skype group to pages within the myMRP Portal.

Skype

  •         Skype is the MRP’s main communication platform for MRP teams. Click here for a step-by-step guide to download and join your MRP team skype group.

 

Social Media

  •        GingerCloud and the MRP also provide general communications through social media. Come join our community by following us at:

o   MRP Facebook

o  GingerCloud Facebook

o  MRP Instagram

o   GingerCloud Instagram

o   MRP LinkedIn

o   GingerCloud LinkedIn

o   MRP Twitter

o   GingerCloud Twitter

 

Roles and Responsibilities

The MRP is passionate about ensuring a consistent experience for all participants. To achieve this, we need your help. 

 

MRP Events Calendar

We have so much happening in 2019! Click here to see all the dates you need to mark into your calendar.

 

Your Club Calendar

To get in-the-know of your club events and happenings, click here.