The international rugby calendar is a matter of serious contention. Since the advent of the World Cup, the expansion of the Five and Tri-nations, and the introduction of annual, trans-global tours to and from the southern hemisphere, the fixture list has become a tad crowded, to say the least. In the past thirteen months, the home nations have played World Cup warm up fixtures, the World Cup itself – with varying degrees of length and intensity – the Six N..
Spoiled by pulse-racing drama on a weekly basis for nine months of the year, ravenous after the famine of a predictably dismal international summer, mid-August found the football fan in a state of delirious excitement. No longer were kicks to be got from the gossip columns. No longer were we to rely on social interaction to fill our weekends. The Premier League was back.
However, as the du..
What a difference 20 years makes. From the meagre pickings of Atlanta – where Knights of the
Realm Redgrave and Pinsent brought home our only gold – to the unprecedented success of Rio,
British Olympic sport has made quite a remarkable transformation.
At Lions, we're always interested to hear from talented coaches who share our passion and core values; Communication, Humility, Ambition, Integrity and Respect!
Lions Sports Academy October Half Term Rugby Camps:
Guildford Rugby Club - 24th to 26th October 2016
High Wycombe Rugby Club - 26th to 28th October 2016
Old Wimbledonians Rugby Club - 27th & 28th October 2016
Teddington Rugby Club - 26th to 28th October 2016
Weybridge Vandals - 25th to 27th October 2016
Lions GoFest Competition
Enter the Lions competition for your chance to win a 3 day course of your choice provided by Lions Sports Academy.
At your nearest venue.
Under the section "How did you hear about us?" Select GoFest Competition
Closing date is Friday 12th August.
The entrant(s) must be aged 18 or over.
Highlights from Lions staff training day
Lions coaches came together on Monday to brush up on their skills in preparation for the launch of our summer camps this week.
GoFest the UK's family festival of Sport, Dance, Health & Fitness takes place at Surrey Sports Park in Guildford on 13th & 14th August.
With over 50 sports and activities to choose from there is something for all the family.
Lions Sports Academy will be offering rugby coaching sessions (all coaching is included in the ticket price).
Come and visit us at Surrey Sports Park and show your support for Shooting Star Chase, Children's Hospice.
Athlete Development Programme
Summer Special - Old Wimbledonian Warriors, Wimbledon - 25th Jul to 29th Aug
Summer Strength & Speed - St Mary's University, Teddington - 15th Jul to 19th Aug
Lion Cubs Camp
Udney Park Playing Fields, Teddington - 26th Jul to 28th Jul & 23rd Aug to 25th Aug
Summer Multi Sports Camp
Udney Park Playing Fields, Teddington - 16th Aug to 18th Aug
Lions Football Develo..
To book onto this course go to http://www.lionssports.academy/Athlete_Development_Programme/OldWimbledoniansRugbyClub and select "Athlete Development Programme - Summer Special."