"We are pleased to welcome Ryan Gallop, Todd Clever & Carlin Isles to the Rugby Nation team. Great things to come including rebuilding of existing programs, adding new ones, and new Official Rugby Nation Apparel.
In order to progress we must change, and this change is for the best. Our ultimate goal at Rugby Nation is to create the largest and most sought-after library of strength, conditioning, fitness and skills training for rugby athletes in the world.
This is our first step towards achieving this grand goal."
Mike Alvarez, Founder
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AKA Captain America, 3-time College All American, USA 7s and Captain XVs. The most Capped American Player ever (76). First American to play Super Rugby, North American Player of the Decade. Played professional Rugby in New Zealand, South Africa, Japan, England and America. Currently Director of Rugby in the MLR at Austin Herd.
Carlin Isles is a former collegiate sprinter and football player who is now widely considered the “World’s Fastest Rugby Player”. Carlin plays for the U.S.A. Men’s National Sevens Rugby Team and will be realizing his childhood dream by representing his country this summer in the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio.
Performance Director at NAKOA and recently appointed Lead Performance Coach for Rugby Nation. Ryan’s extensive experience includes time as the Head Strength & Conditioning Coach for the U.S.A. Men’s National Sevens Team, years of success working with local high school athletes from all sports, and consistently trains many of the world’s top action sports athletes.