Drills

3 Touch Kick

category: Warm-Up

Split your players into two teams, giving one group of players a set of coloured bibs to set them apart, and quickly tell your players the followin...

Continuous Break

category: Match-Related

Coned area 30 metres by 30 metres with two teams of players on one side Coach kicks the ball is kicked into the the grid.

2 different number...

Counter Attack (From Kick).

category: Decision-making

  • Player X kicks to receivers A, B & C, while players Y & Z chase the kick followed by X.
  • Players A, B & C counter attack, first beating players ...

  • Counter Attack

    category: Sevens

    Tell your players to do the following.......

    1. The two passing players keep passing the ball until the coach shouts GO.
    2. On GO, ...

    Web Videos

    Rugby union academy - counter rucking

    Tonbridge School Rugby Academy head coach Matt Thomas shares some simple tips on how to counter ruck. Matt and the academy offer coaching to players o...

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    Community Drills

    Counter Attack- Realignment

    Counter Attack Realignment drill with built in 4 v 2 (or optional 3)Counter Attacking Drill with Realignment and 4 v 2. Players must react to coa...

    kick off

    Prefered KO is 10 and 2, 4 for blitz.LHS 8 & 14 connect to counterRHS 6,9 & 11 connect to counter10- good chase, pressure kick for set-piece i...

    Backs Counter Attack

    ACK 3 COUNTER ATTACK - SPRINT TO SUPPORT3D(Tocounterattack)Vs3A- 20x202D (11/14) face down - 15 facing the game (sweeper)On signal:A grubber kick towa...

    Backs

    DefenceBACK LINE DEFENCE - 20 X 30 AREA • By pairs, both players face down - Stand up on signal • Yellow (A1) Kick the ball towards score li...