In 2013 The Youth Development League replaced the Young Athletes League and National Junior League. The YDL runs competitions for club teams at under 13, under 15 (the Lower Age Group) and under 17 and under 20 (the Upper Age Group). Both age groups have their own matches on different days, over four weekends across the summer months.
The competition dates for the 2017 season are as follows:
Upper Age Group: Sun 30th April, Sun 28th May, Sun 25th June, Sun 23rd July
Lower Age Group: Sat 22nd April, Sat 20th May, Sun 18th June, Sat 15th July
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