USA Eagle Graduates of IRANZ

USA Eagles

Since IRANZ was established in 2001, 16 of our Player and Coach Graduates from the USA have pushed on to become USA Eagles.

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Making the transition early: IRANZ Graduate Reeve Satherley

Reeve Taupo Marist vs Taumaranui Districts

Reeve Satherley attended the Advanced Players Course in December last year, and has quickly progressed into senior rugby ranks.

IRANZ Staff caught up recently with his mother Julz to hear how he’s been getting on.

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Your next opportunity to learn from the best

IRANZ Womens Player Course

Another busy month looms for IRANZ – with five different Courses available in July for rugby players & coaches looking to grow and develop.

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IRANZ Coach Success Stories: Robert Taylor

IRANZ Graduate Robert Taylor

Over the years, IRANZ have kept a close eye on the achievements of both Player and Coach Graduates on the International Stage.

However, there have been numerous counts of our Graduates achieving great things at other, competitive levels of rugby. The story of IRANZ Graduate Robert Taylor for example, is nothing short of remarkable.

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Brian Ashton labels IRANZ as “gold for young players”

Brian Ashton interview

When asked for his thoughts on IRANZ Player Courses, former International Head Coach Brian Ashton labelled the programme as “gold for young players.”

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All Black Coaches bolster yet another High Performance programme

All Black Coaches at IRANZ

IRANZ believes “to be the best, you have to learn from the best.”

High Performance player & coach participants were treated to that very opportunity when All Black Assistant Coaches Ian Foster & Mike Cron joined them during the final section of their programme last week.

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IRANZ teams up with The Rugby Site

IRANZ and The Rugby Site

IRANZ is thrilled to announce a partnership has been formed with online rugby education leaders The Rugby Site.

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Early-Bird and Graduate Pricing available from early 2019

IRANZ Classroom Session

IRANZ are pleased to announce Early-Bird and Graduate Rates will be available on all Course Fees from February this year.

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All-Star panel confirmed for 2019 High Performance Courses

IRANZ Pro-Player Combine

IRANZ are thrilled to announce the return of some of our most highly regarded Staff Coaches in February this year.

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All Black Selector Grant Fox weighs in on the Pro-Player Combine

Grant Fox speaks with Murray Mexted

“I’m excited by what you’re doing here. I think it’s got real merit.”

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IRANZ Success Stories: The road to professional rugby

IRANZ Graduate Haereiti Hetet

From the Otorohanga Sports Club Premiers in 2017, to the Mitre10 Cup Championship-winning Waikato side in 2018.

Hold onto your Santa hats people – because the story of “Big H” might just be the ‘Rugby Fairytale of the Year.’

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IRANZ Insight: How to plan a Season Campaign

Mike Brewer Coaching

Every rugby coach must plan their season campaign.

A successful rugby season rarely occurs by chance. In almost all cases, careful thought and much planning has gone into the rugby season – well before the season has even started.

For those coaches seeking success in the 2019 rugby season… if not already, the planning for next season needs to start now!

The following article provides an insight into the process and the basic steps that should be followed in order to plan a successful Rugby Season Campaign.

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IRANZ launches NZ’s first-ever Rugby Player Combine

IRANZ Pro-Player Combine

IRANZ is proud to announce the launch of New Zealand’s first-ever Rugby Combine, with the IRANZ Pro-Player Combine to be held from 29 November – 1 December 2018.

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Junior Rugby Festival IRANZ Scholarship winners

IRANZ Scholarship Winner Fati Fala

The team at IRANZ wish to send another huge congratulations to our Scholarship winners at the September 2018 New Zealand Junior Rugby Festival Events.

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IRANZ launch Junior Rugby Festival Scholarships

New Zealand Junior Rugby Festival

IRANZ is pleased to announce the launch of two IRANZ Junior Player Scholarships, to be awarded for the first time at this year’s New Zealand Junior Rugby Festivals.

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More than 60 IRANZ Graduates playing in the 2018 Mitre10 Cup

IRANZ Graduate Wes Goosen

Two weeks ago (to the day) marked the first match of the 2018 Mitre 10 Cup. In what has been an exciting first couple of rounds, we are reminded of the incredible depth of talent that continues to shine here in New Zealand.

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IRANZ announce first-ever Junior Players Course for 11-13 year-old players

IRANZ Junior Players Course

From 29 September – 1 October, IRANZ will hold the inaugural Junior Players Course – our first-ever programme for 11-13 year-old rugby players.

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Barker College crowned 2018 CAS Rugby Champions

Barker College attend IRANZ

Four months after their rugby camp at IRANZ, the Barker College 1st XV have been crowned the 2018 CAS Rugby Champions.

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All Black Coach Mike Cron returning to IRANZ in February 2018

IRANZ Staff Coach Mike Cron Staf

IRANZ are thrilled to confirm All Black Coach Mike Cron will return to IRANZ in February.

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