Zurich Rugby Academy

The aim of the Zurich Rugby Academy for U6 to U18 players is to provide a series of age-specific modified rugby games. These modified rugby games progressively develop the individual skills, fitness and team work of all players in accordance with their physical maturity and understanding of the game.The philosophy of the Zurich Rugby Academy for U6 to U18 players is child-centered and ensures all players receive the greatest possible participation and enjoyment from playing the game of Rugby.

What can the Zurich Rugby Academy offer?

The Zurich Rugby Academy has been developed to:

  1. Increase activity levels for maximum participation and enjoyment.
  2. Meets the developmental needs of young Rugby players in line with the safety focus of the modern game
  3. Provide an integrated and consistent approach to the development of U6 to U18 players, coaches and referees across the country from 2012.

The ZRA has a partnership with the following programs and institutions:


UNSCHLAGBAR - anti-violence program for sports clubs

Zürcher Kantonalverband für Sport

Zücher Kantonalverband für Sport


Jugend + Sport

Jugend + Sport