Rugby and French
Rugby Skills and French Language Summer Camps
for Boys aged 11-18
Established 21 Years
to the multi-activity, rugby, surfing, sailing, kayaking and language summer camp
Nigel Osborne +353 (0)87 244 8868 / Sales (Joe Walsh Tours ) +353 (0)1 2410800
Online reservations and payment facility.
Supervisors Soustons France OB Sports Gear

Advisory Board

To ensure the best quality educational and development product for all our Rugby and French customers.

We are grateful that the following respected professionals have agreed to come on board as advisors on all aspects of our product offering. We are sure that they will help ensure that standards are maintained.

Language Tuition

Pat Fox is leading our French Language programme.


Pat is hugely experienced with 40 years teaching FRENCH FOR THE STATE EXAMS and 25 years marking the same exams.

A hugely popular teacher at CBC Monkstown in Dublin where he was VICE PRINCIPAL for 23 years 1990-2013 and for 4 years as Principal.

Pat loves all things french and has a fantastic capacity to bring his cheery and always positive attitude to any group he works with.

We are sure he can help develop a love of the french language and also give students a real head start in their EXAM PREPARATION.

Pat has Forty years teaching and preparing students for french language state exams at higher level and Twenty five marking state exam papers.

Rugby Coaching

Bobby Byrne is currently the Director of Rugby at University College Dublin who play in Ireland's First Fivision. Bobby is also the Head Coach at Gonzaga College in Dublin, a former Leinster Senior Team Coach, Irish schools Coach and Irish Uunder 19s Coach. Bobby is a School Teacher and a Rugby Coach since 1987 and is the perfect man to give an informed and up to date opinion on the current trends in the game at Schoolboy, Academy and Senior Level.

Roger Uttley is a former British and Irish Lions Coach as well as being a former English Player, Captain and Coach. Roger was a Rugby and Physical Education Master at Harrow School in London. His experience and knowledge of the game and its principles are second to none and always delivered in a direct and easily understandable manner.

Niall woods – is a former Irish International Player who also had spells with Harlequins and London Irish in the Premiership Competition in England. Upon his retirement, Niall headed up IRUPA ( the Irish Rugby Union Players Association ) for 8 years. He now currently runs his own Player Management Agency 'NAVY BLUE' where he manages many Professional and International Players. Niall is ideally suited to help and advise us on the demands of the modern game and also the specific demands for both Player and Parents of any aspiring Professional Players.

David Jones – is the Head of Physical Education at St Andrews College in Dublin. David is a highly respected Conditioning Coach who has had huge success in transforming the Conditioning Culture at Seapoint in the all Ireland League and with his School Senior Team. His own passion for Conditoning allied to his experience as an MMA Fighter and as a Teacher are a unique and very effective mix.