|Northcliff High School in action.|
First important change:
Rules that changed now allow the inter-club ladder to be played on Regional, Provincial, and National levels for all categories.
Thus a club like Jeppe Boys, could theoretically become the City of Johannesburg, Gauteng and SA National ladder champions for both schools and senior ladders.
Of course that would require a number of games to be played, but who would shy away from playing games?
Second important change:
The next important change is that the restriction of whom may be challenged has been removed. Thus a team just entering the ladder may pick-and-choose who they want to challenge. In theory a team could go from being unranked to being the top ranked team.
The ladder should thus be a great deal of fun, and will, no doubt, help teams prepare for LAN championships and National Team Trials. In turn, teams will be further prepared for the international circuit.
The rules are: