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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Clongowes Wood junior students finished their week with us today with smiles all around. We wish you well for the season and hope to see you at RAI again soon. See MoreSee Less

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Great to see another of our players from the Summer programme doing well. Cian Anderson from Ballina RFC, was part of the winning U16 Connacht side who beat Munster by 3 points at Thomond Park earlier today. Congratulations Cian from all of us at RAI. See MoreSee Less

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We would like to congratulate Katie Jane Ironside Wickham on her fantastic achievement of being selected on the Belgium National Under 18s 7s team to play in Poland next weekend.
Katie Jane took part in our Summer Programme here at RAI. Wishing you Good Luck from all of us.
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We said goodbye to our last overseas contingent from Torino in Italy as our very successful Summer Academy came to an end but we also welcomed Clongowes Wood College Junior students for the week as they prepare for the season ahead at our High Performance facility!! See MoreSee Less

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Last minute fun for our players today. It has been a very fun, positive learning experience for over 40 players during the 2 weeks. They have been tested physically and mentally on the field and off…
Take a look at our website for more information on our Full time and TY programme.
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