Rugby Drill Demonstration


  • Sausage 
  • 3+ 
  • Ball 
  • Players stand 3m away from ball and sausage. 
  • Players line up opposite side of a laying sausage with ball placed infront of it. 
  • Coach blows whist - its a race for the defender to jackal the ball and the attacker to clear him out the way. 

Coaching points

  • Jackaler 
    • Stable base
    • Low over ball 
    • Bend from legs not hips. 
    • Strong stable platform.
  • Clearer
    • Smash or croc roll technique 
    • Target leavers 
    • Race to cover space. 
    • Low to high leg drive.
    • High impact. 

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