Tier 1 Academy
Age: U18+
Buildcorp Reds Tier 1 Academy:

Reds Academy Staff will select players form the Junior Academy and Premier Club Rugby. Players may be included in the squad at any stage of the season based on performance. All players are required to play Queensland Premier Rugby.

Program goals:

1. Prepare players to transition into the Queensland Reds Super Rugby Squad.

2. Prepare players for Junior Wallabies selection.

Program Content
  • Coached by Reds Academy Head Coach
  • Core Skill Sessions
  • Position Specific Sessions
  • Game Reviews/Feedback
  • Integration with Reds Super Rugby Squad

Athletic Preparation
  • Led by Reds Academy Head of Athletic Performance
  • Focus on strength conditioning and speed
  • Injury prevention and rehabilitation programs
  • Nutrition education

Player Welfare
  • A variety of guest speakers will present on relevant off field / life skill topics