Golden Oldies

golden oldies

Golden Oldies

Find out more and start playing at a club near you by emailing [email protected]

What is Golden Oldies rugby?

Golden Oldies rugby is played according to World Rugby Laws of the game U19 variations with some additional variations:

  • Scrums/lineouts – no pushing/lifting
  • Unlimited substitutions
  • Tackling restrictions
    • Red shorts (35-64) can be held and must immediately pass
    • Gold shorts (65-74) can be touched and must immediately pass
    • Purple shorts (75+) cannot be obstructed in any way.

Where to play

See the list of clubs to find your local Golden Oldies team.

  • Anniesland Anarchists
  • Ayr
  • Banff
  • Biggar 
  • Blairgowrie
  • Brechin Bruce
  • Caithness
  • Craig Dunain
  • Crieff & Strathearn
  • Cumbernauld
  • Cumnock
  • CARTHA
  • Dalziel
  • Deeside
  • Dirty Old Men
  • Dundee
  • Dunfermline Greyhounds
  • Dunkeld Ospreys
  • Edinburgh Accies
  • Edinburgh Elephants
  • Ellon - Ythan Bears
  • Falkirk
  • Fife Southern
  • Forrester Rubie
  • Fraserburgh
  • Grangemouth
  • Gariochactrics
  • Gala
  • Gentlemen of Northern
  • Glenrothes
  • Hearts & Balls
  • Helensburgh
  • Hillfoot's Cast Tups
  • Highland
  • Howe of Fife
  • Huntly
  • Hyndland
  • Infirm Pelicans
  • Inverleith
  • Inverness Craig Dunain
  • Kinross RFC
  • Kinross OFAS
  • Kirkcaldy Zingari
  • Lasswade
  • Leith Accies
  • Liberton
  • Linlithgow
  • Livingstone Lobsters
  • Mackie Mammoths
  • Marr
  • Moray
  • Melrose
  • Morgan Old Blacks
  • North Berwick
  • Orkney Stoorworms
  • Panmure
  • Peebles
  • Penicuik Stags
  • Perthshire
  • Pigbarians
  • Puffin Gannets
  • Refs - The Whistlers
  • Ross Sutherland
  • Selkirk
  • Shetland
  • Stirling
  • Stornoway
  • Strathmore
  • Strollers
  • Tartan Specials
  • Waid
  • Watsonians

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