Rugby Coaching Tours in France

Boasting one of the top rugby union teams in the world, France is a fantastic destination for your sports tour.

A serious passion for the game sweeps the country, and rugby maintains one of the top spots on the leader board of French sports.

Take your team to the next level with some professional rugby coaching in France.

Visiting one of the top clubs in the country - Biarritz, Perpignan, Toulon, RC Lyon or Racing Metro - your squad will have the chance to experience a day in the life of a professional player.

Take some tips from an expert coach. Enjoy a tour of the club. Pick up some pointers as you watch the first XV train. And if you time it right, watch the professionals in action at a top division match.

France attracts some of the world's best players, making the French top division a very competitive, exciting place to play.

With a trip to the home of the powerhouses of the European stage, your squad will return from their France rugby coaching experience with renewed passion for the game and confidence in their ability.

  • The Capital: Paris

    Direct Flying Time: Approx 1 hour 30 minutes

    Time Difference: GMT +1 

    From 31 Oct 10 to 27 Mar 11 GMT +1

    From 27 Mar 11 to 30 Oct 11 GMT +2

    Main Language: French

    Electricity: 220V AC 50Hz. Adapter needed.

    International Dialing: + 33

    Driving: Driving is on the right. National license required. Minimum driving age is 18

    Currency: Euro (EUR 1 = 100 Cents)

    Clothing:. Medium weights in winter with topcoat necessary in mountain areas and in the north. Medium or lightweights in summer

    Emergency Services: Police: 17. Fire: 18. Ambulance: 15

    Water: Tap water is safe to drink.

    Tipping: Service charges are normally added to bills, if so tips are not necessary, but it is customary to leave small change. Tips for taxis around 10%

    Passports: British nationals must ensure passport is valid for the duration of your proposed stay.

    Visas: British Citizen or British Subject with Right of Abode in the United Kingdom  do not require a visa to enter France. Other British passport holders should confirm the current entry requirements with the nearest French Diplomatic mission. All other nationalities to contact the French Embassy directly

    Vaccinations: Please consult your G.P. to check entry requirements.


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