Rugby Training for Schools and Clubs
Joe Walsh Tours and Rugby and French offer tailor-made rugby training trips for schools and clubs interested in spending a few days away training in a foreign environment, with language classes offered as an optional addition. Our highly qualified permanent coaching staff at a purpose-built sports centre located in Soustons, South Western France, offers a myriad of additional sporting activities to add to the highest level of rugby training available on ground.
We cater for all levels and ages. We organise tour matches and tournaments for under age teams, right up to specialist coaching and preparation of school first teams and club academies.
With over 19 years of success and many prestigious rugby teams as past clients including St. Andrews Dublin, CBC Monkstown, Ard School Rhis Limerick, Pres Bay Dublin, Wanderers Dublin and many more. Guest coaches such as Brian O'Driscoll, Denis Hickie, Tim Horan, Joe Roff, Roger Uttley, Steve Aboud, Jerome Thion, Serge Betsen, Mark Lievremont and Richard Pool Jones. Our camp and its staff have earned the trust and praise of many greats of the game, both players and coaches, as well as of many satisfied parents.
Our specially designed rugby centre includes three rugby pitches, a weights room, en-suite rooms, a licenced kitchen and medical room, an office, an indoor sports hall, bicycles, ice making facilities, a sauna and a Jacuzzi along with water sports facilities. Thanks to its brilliant location just 7 km away from the beach where surfing facilities are among some of the best in Europe, the sports centre offers a variety of exciting sporting activities besides rugby. Sailing, surfing and kayaking lessons along with cycling and hiking are amongst the favourite pastimes of the camp participants.
With a plentiful schedule of local festivals, beautiful towns located in the vicinity and the importance of food and the popularity of the rugby game, the area offers a perfect setting to experience real French culture in endless sunshine with temperatures of 27°C. Interested in training in Soustons? For more information or to make a booking please contact Clare on 01 241 0800, or via email firstname.lastname@example.org.