Applications are now being taken for the Nottingham Rugby Academy trails on Sunday 20th January 2019.  The aim of The Academy is to provide the highest quality training experience whilst playing a small number of games during the season against other high-quality opposition.  

The trials will take place at Nottingham Rugby, 1 Holme Road, West Bridgford, Nottingham, NG2 5AA from 1.00pm – 3.00pm and will include some practical work.  The Academy normally trains every Tuesday evening from 7.00pm – 8.30pm and plays a small number of games against Championship and Premiership Academies.

To apply you need to be current aged Under 17 to Under 19 season 2018-19.  Players currently playing for NLD U20’s or other U20 representative team DO NOT NEED TO TRIAL as these games will be watched and players invited into the Academy as appropriate.

Please send an application email to  with details of your playing experience and supporting references from your Coach/Tutor etc.

Closing date for applications is Thursday 17th January 2019.