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The County Tag Festival for under-7 and under-8 ages is happening at Hitchin RFC this year.

The U7 festival is happening on Saturday 22nd April and the U8 festival is the following day, Sunday 23rd April.

All games will be played within round-robin in pools and no scores will be recorded.

All games will follow the RFU New Rules of Play.

All children will receive medals.

We are expecting in excess of 500 children on each day from more than 25 clubs.

Please check before coming on the day but these are the timings for each day:

  • 8:30am Car Parks Open
  • 8:45am Refreshments Open
  • 9:00am Control Tent opens.
  • 9:30amĀ  Coaches briefing in front of clubhouse
  • 10:00am Matches Start.
  • 11:00am Bar Opens
  • 12 Final Matches

Matches will be played at Hitchin RFC – please check here for information about parking and getting here.

The Festival is open to all clubs in Hertfordshire with an U7 or U8 tag team and for children that are registered with the RFU. If you have not already entered you are welcome to do so – please check entry information here and we will be accepting entries up until Friday 14th April.