The U12 Central Okanagan Rugby Development Academy is for 10 and 11 year old boys and girls in the Okanagan. Players enjoy 90 minutes of specialized rugby training from top-level coaches. The program runs for 8 weeks in September and October. Maximum: 30 players.
The U14 and U16 Central Okanagan Rugby Development Academies are for 12 - 16 year old boys and girls in the Okanagan. Players enjoy 90 minutes of off-season rugby training from top-level coaches. The program runs every Friday from 5 - 6:30 PM, beginning in November and running once-a-week for 14 weeks. Maximum: 30 players/academy.
We are putting a social on at Doc Willoughby’s pub in Kelowna on Feb 21st 6-9pm and we hope many of you can come out and meet the fellow parents and help support these kids in the upcoming season. We will be doing the wine draw this evening as well. Keep in mind this is a pub and therefore no minors.
The Thompson-Okanagan Rugby Alliance (TORA) provides elite rugby youth with opportunities to play in more competitive rugby games. TORA Team Donors provide funds that help reduce the high cost of travel and accommodation for TORA sevens and XVs teams. All amounts of donation are gladly received.
A Mini-Rugby Donor donates $500 annually to support the mini-rugby and touch sevens rugby programs. The donation helps keep the programs affordable for local families. $75 goes towards an individual CORE membership for the donor.
A CORE Business Member donates $500 annually to support rugby development. $425 of the donation supports the Central Okanagan Rugby Development (CORD) Academy, reducing the high cost of off-season training for our local rugby youth. $75 goes toward an individual CORE membership for the donor.