UR7s SA to launch Cape Town 7s Academy

UR7s South Africa have announced the roll-out of the international Cape Town 7s Academy aimed at 18-24 year olds from all over the world in conjunction with the Western Province Academy based at Villagers RFC

At a young rugby players from across the globe, the Academy gives them a chance to live and breathe like a rugby 7s professional 5 days per week whilst also sampling the very best of the lifestyle in the Western Cape/Cape Town including learning to surf, time in the mountains and also coaching in the local townships through the UR7s Outreach Program.

With coaches including international stars from all over the world, S&C expertise, mental strength coaches and nutrition experts, the young players learn about all that is required to be a 7s professional as they aim to become one themselves.

Former England 7s star, Mat Turner said "This is a great chance for young players to learn what it's like to be a professional 7s player at the same time as enjoying the world of Cape Town and everything it has to offer"