Dodgeball for Children

This section of our website is devoted to youth dodgeball in Ireland. Below you will find sets of rules for different age groups, and some information about the benefits of dodgeball for the physical education of children.

If you would like to set up a team or organise training sessions for children in your area/school and you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us via our Contact Us link.

Junior Rules

These dodgeball rules are suitable for children of primary school age (under 12s).

Under 16s Rules

These dodgeball rules are suitable for children of secondary school age (under 16s). Adult rules apply for players of 16 years of age and over.

Benefits of Dodgeball for Children

Dodgeball is an excellent sport for children, as it promotes the development of many fundamental movement skills. For details on these skills and tips for teaching dodgeball to children, check out our helpful guide.