Kanata Rugby Academy

Kanata Rugby Academy


Welcome to the Kanata Rugby Academy, hosted by the Ottawa Indians Rugby Football Club.

The purpose of the Kanata Rugby Academy is to develop the sport of rugby within the Ottawa Area.

This program will be designed to:

  • Grow the sport in the Ottawa Area
  • Develop the rugby talent Ottawa Area high schools
  • Recruit a broad pool of high school aged players for the Ottawa Indians RFC (the club) which serves as a gateway to club rugby and representative teams for Eastern Ontario, Ontario, and Canada.

Intended participants

The Kanata Rugby Academy provides the opportunity for young athletes within the Ottawa Area to expand their knowledge of rugby, develop and harness skillsets and establish the foundation towards preparation for the 2017 rugby season.

With the high demand for quality rugby within the Ottawa Area, interested youth — Boys and Girls: Grades 7-8 (U14), 9-10 (U16) and 11-12 (U18) — will have access to experienced rugby coaches that focus on the growth of rugby strategies and tactics, mental and physical resilience within a structured and practical environment.

The Academy will run 6 (2 hr) sessions, to help the participants excel in their high school seasons as well as provide an opportunity to participate in club rugby and apply for regional representation.

Ottawa Indians Rugby U18 in-game play image 1


Program Location

Bell Sensplex
1565 Maple Grove Road, Kanata, Ontario K2V 1A3

Program Dates

The program will be run during the following time slots:

Saturday mornings7-9 am
04 Feb 2017
11 Feb  2017
18 Feb 2017
04 Mar 2017
25 Mar 2017
01 Apr 2017


The Kanata Rugby Academy will be focusing on developing sound basic skills working towards improved game knowledge. These skills will provide participants the requirements to excel in their high school seasons, club rugby, and regional/national representation.

Program Cost

Cost for joining the Kanata Rugby Academy

  • $200 per participant (includes administrative/facility fees, 6 academy sessions and T-shirt)

Enroll in the Kanata Rugby Academy!


To register for the program, please visit the KRA Registration page.

For more information on the Kanata Rugby Academy and for registration information please email: kanatarugbyacademy@gmail.com or view the Kanata Rugby Academy 2017 Registration document.