Rugby Drill Demonstration


  • The aim of the drill is to develop a double tackle from both sides, Left and Right.

Coaching points

  • Attacker steps the middle defender right or left. The tackler focuses on getting close to the attacker and tackling with same shoulder and leg, getting feet in close in a low profile position.

  • Supporting defender reacts to the side the attacker steps and tackles high with ball focus. 

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