Clinics With Chiefs

Experience the Chiefs culture from the inside, breaking down the pillars of training and providing you with the insight into some targeted drills and skills to become an International Chief!

Join us to have fun and learn with the best!

Training camps

Training sessions are specially aimed at those who wish to expand and develop their game. During the two hours, they will cover both technical and tactical aspects, through individual and team drills. Prizes at stake!

3 Day Performance Camp

25th, 26th, 27th October
Friday, Saturday & Sunday
Target audience is 13-18 year old make and female rugby players
$500 price point. Aim is 50 players.
Based at Harrow (School)

3 hour Development Camp

Tuesday 29th October
Commencing at 5pm
Target audience is 8-18 year old male and female rugby players. Undecided whether we try to split the group e.g. younger players in the first time slot.
$100 price point. Aim is 50 players per group.
Based at Hong Kong Football Club

Hong Kong: October 25th-27th 2019
3 Day Performance Camp25th, 26th, 27th October13-18 years$500 USD
3 hour Development CampTuesday 29th October
8-18 years$100 USD


$148.81 NZD each

Hong Kong: October 25th-27th 2019 - 3 Day Performance Camp - $744.06 NZD
Hong Kong: October 29th 2019 - 3 hour Development Camp - $148.81 NZD

Coach Bios


    Paul Hodder

    Main delivererPaul has vast experience in playing and coaching at all levels of the game, representing New Zealand at both cricket and rugby while still at school. Upon leaving school, Paul represented Waikato NPC before leaving for the UK to play for more than 10 years of premier club rugby. Returning to New Zealand in 2001, Paul worked as a rugby development officer for five years with Waikato Rugby after which he was appointed as the high performance manager with the same union. Professional coaching attached Paul to a four year stint in Japan with Kamaishi Seawaves followed by a year coaching St Peter’s Cambridge 1st XV.

    Paul is currently with the Chiefs Rugby Club as Chiefs Development Head Coach. The Chiefs utilise his expertise as a Chiefs U18 Resource Coach and NZ U20 Chiefs Franchise Convenor.

    Cole Brown

    Main delivererCole is an outstanding student of the game who is highly passionate about rugby in South America. Cole specializes in advanced catch and pass but brings with him a strong understanding of core skills done outstandingly well. Cole has coached premier club rugby in New Zealand for the last 3 years and his talents have been identified early and is now coaching representative Rugby in Taranaki.
    DRC Level 3 - World Rugby Certified Coach Educator - Taranaki Under 19s Coach - Professional Skill development Coach - Taranaki Rugby Development Coach - Specializes in Advanced Catch Pass - Tackle and Gameplan

    Tabai Matson

    Secondary deliverer (depending on availability)Tab’s is the current assistant coach of the Gallagher Chiefs. Before that, he was an assistant coach for 3 years for the Crusaders in the Super Rugby competition. He has held both Attack and Defence roles for them during his time and is a specialist backs coach. Tab’s has coached Internationally both for the Maori All Blacks and Fiji. Tab’s is a highly intelligent coach who epitomises Chiefs Mana.

    Neil Barnes

    Secondary deliverer (depending on availability)Barnsey, just like our other Gallagher Chiefs coaches is a top man who loves hard work. Barnsey is one of New Zealand’s most decorated coaches at premier club level, and has coached internationally with Canada. Barnsey has been assistant coach with the Gallagher Chiefs since 2015.