Year 10 Rugby Athlete Development Program - half year

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr M. Cochrane

Recommended Prior Learning

Enrolment by application and selection

Please complete this Academy Application form

This course is available to ALL boys playing rugby for Nelson College teams.  The course will focus on the six pillars of rugby development:

  • Physical
  • Technical
  • Tactical
  • Mental
  • Nutrition
  • Holistic development

This course leads onto Year 11 Physical Education as well as Year 12 and 13 Physical Education where there is a pathway for athletes to follow their individual sporting code of choice with relevant practicals attached by way of selection criteria depending on the nature of the code and applicant numbers.

Learning Areas:

Year 10 Option Subjects (Half or full year courses), Sport


Level 1 Physical Education, Level 2 Sports Extension Programme - Rugby