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Tresham Rugby Academy – in partnership with Northampton Saints Rugby Club

Tresham Rugby Academy, in association with Northampton Saints, offers aspiring players the chance to continue with their education whilst also gaining high quality training and rugby development led by Northampton Saints coaches.


Students will take part in a full time study program at our Kettering campus gaining access to our synthetic pitch, fitness and conditioning suite and sports therapy services whilst developing their rugby specific skills.

Students that apply for a Sport or Public Services study program will be guaranteed full access to the Rugby Academy.  Students that choose to study other subjects are able to access training support and matches as part of their schedule.

Tresham Rugby Academy students will be expected to purchase training kit (approximately £150).


Why Join Tresham Rugby Academy?

  • Expert coaching from Northampton Saints coaches
  • Excellent facilities
  • High quality daily training sessions
  • Professional structure focussing on academic achievement and sporting success
  • Opportunity to compete at college level
  • Strength, conditioning and nutrition support
  • Access to free in-house sports injury and rehabilitation services
  • Opportunities to visit Franklins Gardens for stadium tours and occasional use of facilities
  • Training kit provided by Nike

Girls Rugby

Female rugby players are also welcome to join the academy and benefit from regular training, strength, conditioning and nutrition support. At this stage we are unable to offer competitive girls rugby fixtures, but any female player would be involved in match day preparations and non-contact training.

How do I apply?

Contact to register your interest or visit us at one of our open evenings or trials.