Rugby Academy Ireland is an international rugby academy based in County Kildare. This is Ireland’s first full time Independent rugby academy, offering players the opportunity to exponentially enhance their rugby and lifestyle skills and to prepare them for a career in professional rugby.



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Rugby Programmes

Rugby Programmes

Rugby Academy Ireland will identify each player's specific needs and will deliver a programme to strengthen the player's weaknesses and improve their strengths.

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Education Courses

Education Courses

Rugby Academy Ireland believes that a combination of our Rugby and Education programme is an essential requirement in the holistic development of an elite player.

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Facilities

Facilities

Rugby Academy Ireland understand and believe that a combination of elite facilities with the player specific programme will create an environment to succeed.

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Thinking back to the post below and looking forward to create more such opportunity for our current players.

Gauthier Petit is on trial at Stade Aurillacois in France and hopefully everything he learned this year will stand to him. Keep the dream alive!!! HighPerformance #PlayerDevelopment
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Take a look at our mid term coaching sessions, use this fantastic opportunity to improve your skills.

October 30th Girls Rugby High Performance with Alison Miller
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October 31st Scrummaging and Forward Play with Nigel Hall
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2 weeks ago

Rugby Academy Ireland

Letting everyone know at the Careers Fair who we are and how aspiring professional rugby players can join us Full Time. www.rugbyacademyireland.ie See MoreSee Less

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Early morning fitness session! See MoreSee Less

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Congratulations to our Full time TY Student Erin King on just completing her first season with Leinster U18 Girls. We are excited to be coaching Erin for the coming year. If you are interested in finding out more about the academy please do get in touch. See MoreSee Less

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