The IHPU has been operating since 2008, supporting the development of high performing athletes including many international representatives. Its player development programme is the most successful in New Zealand and is recognised worldwide for its continued production of elite rugby players.

The purpose is to offer selected international players an opportunity to join the Crusaders IHPU and experience our unique rugby environment while advancing your rugby skillset. This programme gives you the opportunity to train and play full-time in a professional environment.

2019 RUGBY DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMMES

Our Rugby Development programmes offer fantastic rugby skills training and all the elements needed to improve your game, from nutrition to mental skills seminars. We are offering three date options for the Rugby Development programmes. Regardless of which dates you choose, you will be exposed to world class coaches, players and support. You will be placed at a local club to get game time and create lasting memories.

INCLUDED IN ALL 2019 PROGRAMMES:

  • Airport pick up and drop off
  • Crusaders Training tee shirt & hoodie
  • Full access to view BNZ Crusaders trainings
  • Opportunity to meet BNZ Crusader players
  • Speed & Fitness testing
  • Strength & Conditioning programmes
  • Individual performance plan
  • Medical support
  • Full rugby report at the completion
  • Certificate of attendance
  • Full Gym access
  • Games training and membership with a local rugby club
  • Entry to two Super Rugby games
  • Nutritional and Mental skills advice
  • Game analysis sessions
  • Individual player reviews
  • Specialist Rugby training sessions at the BNZ Crusaders training ground

PROGRAMME

DATES

PRICE*

Preseason Training Programme

28th January - 22nd February 2019

NZD $2,399

Rugby Development 1

11th March - 26th July 2019

NZD $17,999

Rugby Development 2

11th March - 31st May 2019

NZD $11,499

Rugby Development 3

3rd June - 26th July 2019

NZD $7,899

 

*all prices quoted include GST. Price does not include Airfares, accommodation, translation fees and local transport costs.

 

REGISTER YOUR INTEREST AND APPLY FOR 2019 HERE.