TOUR EXPERIENCE

With the mission to continue to provide more opportunities for the athletes we engage with, the Institute of Rugby has established a new touring element to our programming offerings. Touring opportunities will occur both domestically and internationally for 7s and 15s and will be strategically placed throughout the year to align with the local competitive seasons.

Athletes interested in touring opportunities should contact our Tour Manager, Hannah Lockwood at media@instituteofrugby.com or by phone 760-712-3494

Interested in sponsorship to help offset costs for athletes touring under the Institute of Rugby? Please contact hannah@instituteofrugby.com

U14-U18 Boys Touring Opportunities

U18 BOYS TOUR – 2018 South Africa 15s

The Institute of Rugby will be taking a boys U18 17s team to tour South Africa on a two week tour March 30th – April 15th.

Head Coach, Boys U18: Matthew Hawkins

If you are interested in touring under the U18 team please contact Tour Manager, Hannah Harper at media@instituteofrugby.com or register for open tryouts on Dec. 10th.

OPEN TRYOUT DETAILS:
Date: Dec. 10th
Location: Encinitas Community Park
Time: 2pm – 5pm
Cost: $75

U14-U18 Girls Touring Opportunities

U19 GIRLS TOUR – 2018 Portugal 15s

The Institute of Rugby will be taking a girls U18 15s team to the Youth Rugby Festival being held in Lisbon, Portugal April 1st – 8th.

Head Coach: Hannah Lockwood
Assistant Coach: Kate Zackary 
Assistant Coach: Alev Kelter
Assistant Coach: Talia Carrasquillo
Trainer: Niki Diggs

If you are interested in touring under the U18 team and are from the Southern California region, please contact Tour Manager, Hannah Lockwood at media@instituteofrugby.comor register for open tryouts on Dec. 10th.

OPEN TRYOUT DETAILS:
Date: Dec. 10th
Location: Encinitas Community Park
Time: 9am-12pm
Cost: $45

U18 GIRLS TOUR – 2017 North American Invitational 7s

The Institute of Rugby will be taking a girls U18 7s team to the North American Invitational 7s being held in Salt Lake City, UT Aug. 5th-6th. The Institute of Rugby will be actively scouting talent throughout the Southern California region to compete on the touring team.

Head Coach, Girls U18: Hannah Lockwood 

If you are interested in touring under the U18 team and are from the Southern California region, please contact Tour Manager, Hannah Lockwood at media@instituteofrugby.com