Institute Sports Tours

Institute Sports Tours gives regional athletes access to Australia's best youth coaches in a professional and enjoyable environment.

Players get to experience learning from some of the best youth coaches in the country as A-League Academy coaches work with the players over multiple training sessions.


Clinics will be two consecutive days of training with each daily session running for two hours. The training will cover the six talented player competencies that scouts look for in elite players.

The clinics are open to all players aged 11 years and over.

Our Technical Director
Christian Layland

Christian Layland is an elite coach with experience at youth, state and A-League Academy level.

Currently in his fourth season with the Western Sydney Wanderers, Christian offers a unique link between regional players and professional football after growing up - and attending university - in country New South Wales.


His achievements include winning the National Youth League as an assistant coach with Western Sydney Wanderers and winning the 2018 National Youth Championships as head coach of New South Wales.

Along with his success coaching players at the elite level, Christian has extensive tour experience including NSW State Titles, Australian National Titles and tournaments in Asia.


Secure your place on a July holiday clinic

Institute Sports Tours is open to all players aged 11 years and over.