Florida Women’s Rugby Developmental Camp

The FRU is very excited to be hosting the Women’s Rugby Development Camp in Tampa, FL! We hope this day will allow every skill level player to learn and grow, as well as coaches attending the chance to learn something from other coaches. This is as much a player development day as it is a coach development day. Below are the details for the event:

When: October 6, 2018
Where: 4719 E. Regnas Ave. Tampa, FL 33612
Start Time: 9:00am
End Time: Approximately 3:00pm

The field is located very closely to Busch Gardens if anyone plans on staying the weekend. All hotels listed above provide shuttle service to Busch Gardens and are also very close to it as well.

Format for the Women’s Development Camp:

  • 9:00am to 9:30am -Warm up and break up into Rookies and Vets
  • 9:30am to 10:00am 3 drill station rotation
    • Vets -Handling / Decision making / Skill Game
    • Rookies – Pass Tech / Catch & Pass / Decision Making
  • 10:00am to 10:30am  2 drill station rotation
    • Vets: Tackle Tech  / small sided Tackle game
    • Rookies: Tackle Tech / small sided tackle game
  • 10:30am to 11:00am  2 drill station rotation –
    • Vets:  Ruck contest  / Ruck contest game
    • Rookies:  Ruck Tech / Ruck contest game
  • 11:00am to 11:15am -Player breaks & Coach evaluations
  • 11:15am to 12:00p -Team preparations/warm up/practice
  • 12:00pm and on -Scrimmage
    • Most likely two, 40 minute matches
    • If we have enough players, we may set up 4 teams and rotate every 20 minutes or so
    • We will stop play when there is an important teaching moment, however we  do not want to stop the flow of the game too often.

Hotel Information (all within 3 miles of the field):

Holiday Inn Express & Suites= $72 per night
2807 E. Busch Blvd. Tampa, FL 33612

La Quinta Inn= $74 per night
9202 N. 30th St. Tampa, FL 33612

Econo Lodge Busch Gardens= $56 per night
4139 E. Busch Blvd. Tampa, FL 33617

Hampton Inn & Suites Tampa Busch Gardens Area= $111 per night
3333 E. Busch Blvd. Tampa, FL 33612

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