Dubai Exiles in partnership with Stellenbosch Rugby Academy provide opportunities for Exiles older Mini & Youth players to attend this prestigious and world class academy in the beautiful settings of Western Province near Cape Town in South Africa.


In return Dubai Exiles has assisted Stellenbosch rugby academy players to settle and play Rugby in the UAE. Former 1st XV props JP Goosen and Liam Andrews are examples of this. The club and academy have now entered into an exchange program where selected Exiles Colts players can join the academy free of charge. Any other Colts from other Clubs wanting to attend the academy can do so at a discounted price. Interested individuals can email

Follow the link below to learn more about Stellenbosch Rugby Academy.