Blog Archive

Rugby from a land down under - Australia vs France I & II

Two close-fought games saw Australia face-off against France, looking for its first victory on Australian soil since 1990!

Wednesday, 14 July 2021

Rugby from a land down under - International Season

The All Blacks thump Tonga whilst the French touchdown in Australia!

Tuesday, 6 July 2021

10 Tips for planning your school trip or sports tour

Whether you're a first time party leader or an old-hat, there are some pitfalls to be avoided when planning a tour. Here are the Energy Travel 10 tips to planning a trip abroad.

Friday, 2 July 2021

Benetton Rugby - Interview with Head of Youth Rugby, Giovanni Grespan

Giovanni Grespan spoke with our Italian office about his time as a rugby player, his role at Benetton rugby and the differences between the Italian and UK systems.

Thursday, 1 July 2021

Rugby from a land down under - Post Tasman Lockdown, Test Squads and the French

The French are coming to town and the Aussies are getting ready

Tuesday, 29 June 2021

Calcio Italiano - Football in Italy with Elia Pavesi

Former player and current youth coach, tells us more about football in Italy, his time training with the national team and about what to expect on your football tour to bella Italia!

Monday, 28 June 2021

Euro 2021 - Ski Top Trumps! Ski and Football combine for a Euros Face-off!

Think you know the answer? See which country has been crowned ski top-trump champion of Europe!

Tuesday, 22 June 2021

Rugby from a land down under - Whitewash & Final

Mike Penistone looks back over the action before examing the next step needed for competitions in the southern hemisphere.

Monday, 21 June 2021

Rugby from a Land Down Under - Super Rugby Trans-Tasman

Trans Tasman Rugby rounds 3 and 4 saw New Zealand's teams continue to dominate

Monday, 7 June 2021

Water Polo - Interview with Italian World Champion Roberto Calcaterra

Italy is the world champion in international men's water polo, what better way to get to know more about this wonderful sport than chatting with coach and former world champion, Roberto Calcaterra.

Tuesday, 1 June 2021

When should i ski?

Lots of schools and families have their (bi)annual ski trip set in the calendar. In amongst exam prep and other commitments, there’s not much flexibility to move the ski trip but let us, for the sake of argument, imagine that you can travel at any point of the winter. When should you go? Why would you choose December over February or vice-versa? With more than 20 seasons of skiing and 12 years working in the school ski sector, our commercial director Mike Varley tells you the pros and cons of each period of the winter season.

Tuesday, 25 May 2021

Rugby from a land down under - Trans Tasman I & II

Mike Penistone reviews rounds I and 2 of Super Rugby's battles and looks at where lessons can be learned to take into your next match...

Monday, 24 May 2021