TOURNAMENTS

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19jan(jan 19)10:00 am20(jan 20)5:00 pmUCLA Dennis Storer Classic TournamentU16 & U18 Boys (Combined)Los Angeles, CALIFORNIA

28febAll Day02marInvitational 7s - Las VegasU14 - U18 Boys & GirlsLas Vegas, NEVADA

25marAll Day30World Schools Festival - South AfricaU19 Elite BoysCape Town, SOUTH AFRICA

13aprAll Day14Youth Rugby Festival - PortugalU15/17 Boys & U15 Girls Lisbon, PORTUGAL

TIDE CAMPS

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12jan(jan 12)4:00 pm13(jan 13)6:00 pmTIDE: Phoenix (AZ)U12 – U20 Boys & GirlsChandler, ARIZONA

01feb10:00 am02(feb 2)7:00 pmTIDE: Austin (TX)U12 – U20 Boys & GirlsMLR Austin Elite Rugby

09feb(feb 9)10:00 am10(feb 10)3:00 pmTIDE: New Orleans (LA)U12 – U20 Boys & GirlsMLR NOLA Gold

16feb10:00 am6:00 pmTIDE: Denver (CO)U12 – U20 Boys & GirlsGlendale, DENVER

ACADEMY SERVICES

Our programs focus on goal-oriented training with constant progress tracking and adjustment. They are centered around strong core values that build confidence and self-assuredness. The Academy also places great emphasis on the academic success of its student-athletes, with the goal of getting to college and through college on athletic scholarships.

Our California state-of-the-art facilities and equipment are located in :

Irvine: 60 Post 92618
Sacramento: 1940 Railroad Dr. 95815

TRAINING RECORDS

HIGH-SCHOOL RHINOS CIRCUIT

BOYS

NAME DESCRIPTION LOCATION
Blake Gilbert Curve (1.5 miles) – Work Capacity (6 rounds) – Row (2,200 meters) – Tire Roll (6 rounds) Irvine

SCORE:

45.5

GIRLS

NAME DESCRIPTION LOCATION
Solana Fleming Curve (1.0 miles) – Work Capacity (4 rounds) – Row (1,800 meters) – Tire Roll (4 rounds) Irvine

SCORE:

38.5

WHO IS
RHINOS ACADEMY

Derek Nellmapius

Derek Nellmapius

President

Founder and co-owner of Rhinos Academy, Derek was born in South Africa and played rugby for Wanderers 1st Division Club in Johannesburg.

Andreea Trufasu

Andreea Trufasu

Head of Technology, Marketing & Operations

Co-owner of the Rhinos Academy, Andreea runs the technology, operations, and marketing departments.

Hendrik “Hein” Kriek

Hendrik “Hein” Kriek

Head of Rugby and S&C

South-African born, Hein is the Academy's Head of Rugby and S&C, bringing his impressive coaching experience to our high-performance program

Norman Krebill

Norman Krebill

Training Centers Manager

Norman brings his rugby passion, club executive experience and tech world leadership to manage the Academy's training centers.