Luis Valer

Luis Valer

Key info

  • Age: 24
  • Nationality: Spanish
  • Hometown: Zaragoza
  • Project participation: Zambia and Malawi


Luis is a Spanish historian with two masters degrees from the University of Barcelona. Rugby is developing fast in Spain and Luis is contributing by using his wide experience and enthusiasm for the game. He co-founded the Ibero Rugby Zaragoza Club in his hometown. Luis loves sports and enjoys skiing, running, hiking, sailing and mountain biking.

Proud achievement

Luis is proud of both his playing and coaching achievements but one highlight is founding a new club in the city with old friends – Ibero Club de Rugby Zaragoza. He really enjoyed the opportunity to create something special and a club that feels like family.

Luis’s goal

“I want to learn from the team and be in touch with local Zambians and Malawians who I am sure can teach us many interesting things. Education through rugby…? That’s simply amazing!”

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