Rugby – Women's - Academy

UBC Women's Rugby will be offering a rugby academy to female rugby players aged 13 - 18 years old. Our staff will support those athletes with the intention of preparing them for the upcoming regional, provincial, and university season. The focus will be on technical core and positional skills.

Athletes have the option to enroll in the full academy or register in individual afternoon clinics. The full academy runs from 10:00am-2:00pm, including the afternoon clinic from 12:30pm-2:00pm.

Academy Schedule:
April 7 - Tracking, Tackle and Ball Presentation; Forwards Fun Clinic
April 14 - RCP & Evasion; Scrum Half/Fly Half Clinic
April 21 - RCP with Decision Making; Backs Basics Clinic
April 28 - Defense in Phase Play; Forwards Fun Clinic
May 5 - Review of the 4 Focus Areas in a Game Setting; Backs Basic Clinic
May 12 - Review of the 4 Focus Areas in a Game Setting
; no Clinic

Forwards Fun Clinic:
Are you wanting to be the boss of the scrum? Then this clinic is for you, you’ll get to focus on scrum technique, body awareness & positioning, line out throwing and boosting techniques. This will focus on individual and unit skills. Great way to improve your positional profile! All forwards and aspiring forwards welcome.

Scrum Half/Fly Half Clinic:
Calling all scrum halves and directors in the game! In this clinic focus will be made on passing technique to increase accuracy, power and distance. In addition to passing, box kicking and territorial kicking will be explored.

Backs Basics Clinic - kicking & counter attack focus:
Wanting to increase your ability to kick for territory or kick on the run while in the back field? Improve your knowledge and ability to counter attack? Or do you play in the centres typically but often find yourself wondering what the counter attack is all about? All backs welcome!  

Consent Form: UBC Camps Rugby Consent
A digital copy of the consent form is completed during online registration. In-person or over the phone registration requires a paper copy be submitted prior to the first day of camp.

Available Sessions

Code Course Age Date Course Day(s) Time Location Fee  
00118915 Rugby Academy 13-18 yrs Apr 7-May 12 Sun 10:00AM-2:00PM Thunderbird Park - Wolfson East Field $225.00 Registration Closed
00119655 Clinic Three - Backs Basics 13-18 yrs Apr 21 Sun 12:30PM-2:00PM Thunderbird Park - Wolfson East Field $25.00 Register
00119656 Clinic Four - Forwards Fun 13-18 yrs Apr 28 Sun 12:30PM-2:00PM Thunderbird Park - Wolfson East Field $25.00 Register
00119658 Clinic Five - Backs Basics 13-18 yrs May 5 Sun 12:30PM-2:00PM Thunderbird Park - Wolfson East Field $25.00 Register