a future where every player has skills


The ShadowBall Academy® is the world’s leading ball skills development program for young rugby players aged 7 to 13. Through the program players improve their passing skills, accuracy and overall confidence to gain an edge over the competition.




Includes levels from Beginner to Pro; positional and super ball skills tailored to each level; skills grading with badge system indicating skill level; hands-on coaching and mentorship with max 8 players to 1 coach; up to 4 sessions per week and sessions available Monday to Friday Situated at Trinityhouse Randpark Ridge.


private coaching

- 5 Level Group specific sessions with not more than 8 players to 1 coach.

- 1 on 1 position specific training with one of our former pro players.

school services

- A variety of offerings suited and tailored to your schools needs. 

- Help improve the schools wining percentage.

holiday programs

4 day holiday academies aimed at improving the all-round abilities of the athlete. Filled with, skills and a lot more.


Advice from our former springbok and pro analyst on how you can improve yours and your schools overall game.