WORLD CLASS TRAINING

WELCOME

The Sharks Academy is a world-class rugby academy which is accredited by SA Rugby and backed by a
 strategic partnership with the Sharks, arguably the most professional rugby union in South Africa. It offers a
 full-time, three-year course designed for young people with a passion for rugby and a desire to forge a career
 in the sport. 
Top Achievement

We are proud to announce that 2015 Academy student Zola Jingxi has been called up to the SA Under 20 national soccer squad.

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Vehicle Sponsorship

Mzamo Majola, a former Sharks Academy student, drove off in a Chevrolet Cruze courtesy of G.U.D. Holdings

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The Next Chapter

Sharks CEO and former Springbok  captain, John Smit, provided some inspirational words at the recent 2015 Sharks Academy awards.

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THE SHARKS ACADEMY

Training Facilities

Our state of the art, world class facilities are the perfect playing ground to help train champions.

Gym

Our gymnasium afford a high performance environment that caters for all conditioning goals.

Medical

Our world class multidisciplinary Sports Medicine Centre and medical team support The Cell C Sharks.

Lecture Rooms

Our modern facilities instill a positive learning environment with a relaxed and welcoming atmosphere.

Staff

Our professionally qualified team help our players reach their full potential in a "hands on" environment.

Achievers

Our students have represented The Sharks at Currie Cup and Super Rugby Level & played test match rugby.

OUR PARTNERS

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OUR COURSES

Rugby
Top young rugby players who are passionate about rugby and are interested in pursuing a career in the sport can apply, with the main focus being predominantly school-leavers.
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Soccer
The program offers the same benefits of the rugby division, but with the key difference being that the gym and on field training is soccer specific.
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Referee
The Referee Program is designed to assist young aspiring Referees in developing the necessary skills to Referee the game of Rugby to the best of their ability.
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Kickstart your career in sport like these professionals.

Top young rugby players who are passionate about rugby and are 
interested in pursuing a career in the sport can apply, with the
main focus being predominantly school-leavers.
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Pat Lambie

Lambie made his debut for the Sharks against The Highlanders at fullback on 18 March 2010.

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Graham Geldenhuys

Graham Geldenhuys epitomises the theory that hard work brings great reward.

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