It's not all about strength, particularly with juniors, instead what is important is confidence, technique and physical ability. That's why in this session we focus on tackling technique and safety, ensuring players put their head on the correct side, wrap their arms tightly and drive with their shoulder.
To get your players stalking their prey and rocketing into the tackle we start with a simple tackle bag warm up and then increase the challenge through exciting drills that will get your players diving for the tackle and more confident in bringing down their man.
Safety and technique are the top priority in this session, with a gradual progression in difficulty and lots of tackling repetition to reinforce motor patterns and build confidence.
Continue to improve your player's confidence when using contact, with the second of our Confidence in Contact sessions
Make sure your players support their team-mates with this session, by using the overlap in attack
React the quicker and get on the front foot in attack with this session, by improving their rucking technique!
Help your players get over their fears and watch them gain confidence in contact!
Make sure your forwards and backs have the skills needed in Rugby with this session, improving areas such as the punt kick and scrum!
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Cup final season is upon us! That's why we take a look at how to best prepare your players for the end of season showdowns!
The helpful tips, ideas and drills are super useful for developing our coaching abilities and the abilities of our players.
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