The Jackal Rugby Academy was established in May 2016 by Jayson Joerdens, a Wollongong (NSW) local who commenced his rugby career in 1998 and was introduced to rugby coaching in 2003. Having a passion for all aspects of rugby, on field and off, Jayson wants to build this

business to help establish rugby union as the number one sport. The Jackal Rugby Academy coaches rugby union and rugby related events.   


To nurture and build the passion and skills of rugby union within the youth of New South Wales.

We strive to develop these skills and passion through commitment, discipline and fun.




Foster a healthy lifestyle within the community via rugby union.