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Rugby Netball Agility & Runnin...

Drill to practice skills and creating space.Set up a pitch (roughly 25m x 20m depending on age and number of players) with two scoring zones at each end (green cones). Split the players into two even teams and give each team different colour bibs.Teams are aiming to score points by passing the ball to a team mate who is standing in the scoring zone (see diagram). Each time a player catches the ball on the full from a pass from a team mate in the scoring zone their team scores one point, and they turn and attack back the other way. Players cannot run while holding the ball, they must be standing still when they pass.The defending team cannot get closer than 2m to the player with the ball, and can only gain possession by intercepting a pass or if the attacking team drop the ball or give a poor pass which goes to ground. PROGRESSION:Players can only have possession of the ball for 2 seconds. If they hold the ball for longer than two seconds then possession is turned over. This means that the defending team can gain possession if they cut down the attacking players passing options.Players can run when in possession of the ball, but still can only have possession of the ball for 2 seconds.Passes must be over head.Passes must be below waist height.Chip kick / grubber kick instead of pass.Passes must be out of the back of the hand.Passes must be behind the back.Defenders can touch the attacking player in possession of the ball. If the defending team makes two touches on the attacking team then possession is turned over.


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How does your club recruit young players?

In an area where football is king,how can we as a club recruit players?

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Dennis%3A The boys will be starting at under 11 next?

Dennis%3A The boys will be starting at under 11 next season this will become the first season they are able to actively kick during games. By kicking I mean all types of kicking. all advice, literature, web sites etc... welcome

iain Coach, England

Scoring tries - habit?

Why is it important to get players to score the try when completing a handling/running drill?

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first time to u15s brazilians guys!

Hi, I'm brazilian and start to begining coach with 15, 16, and 17 yares old.they have never pratic rugby yet. In Brazil every body knows play football, and sameone know just a little of american football but rugby they knows only for wathing tv and to make school search,how I should to do to beginig and conquer their for ruby. major defects: - pass the to back - stay off side - return to on side after a major preoccupation is make him to like rugby and my training.Sorry to my awful English. thanks to help.

Felipe Lucci Coach, United States of America

how do i create animations for rugby?

I am seeing animations in the drills library how can I do this?

Nick Hillary-Tee Coach, United States of America

Ability to Animate Chalkboard?

Hello all- Can I animate plays on the chalkboard? If no, anyone have a preferred program for such? Many Thanks- CH

Chris Howard Coach, United States of America

Staying onside games/drills for under 8s tag rugby

Looking for some drills or games to help my under 8s stay on side and not stand in the way during tag rugby.Any suggestions??

Pete Evans Coach, England

Can I transfer my membership from rugby to football?

School rugby season has finished. Can I switch my membership to football for this term (then cricket for the summer)? Asked using Sportplan Mobile App

D Whiipp Coach, England


hiI am unable to access some sessions it says I need to upgrade, but I already am a Pro subscriber. Surely having paid £45 you are not asking for more money! if you are I think this will be the last year I Subscribe

Steve Booth Coach, England


why does my mobile show most sessions locked as if ive not subscribed, whereas laptop shows what i expect with access to lots of sessions

peter arme Coach, England


Hi I have the following membership, (Pro Football) Can you please tell me how I can print the sessions and drill please

dave mumford Coach, England


I have a premium membership. I show plans locked which I thought the premium membership would give me access to.Also, plans that I created 6 months to a year ago do not open for me to edit.

GF Coach, England

American Football Drills

Where can I find drills for American Football?

Josh Castillo Coach, United States of America

American Football Drills

Where can I find drills for American Football?

Josh Castillo Coach, United States of America

I am researching a new blog......

I am researching a new blog entitled "Aspiring to Mediocrity" that looks at the current trend that teaches children that it is OK to just compete and that winning is not important. Without adding any of my own views quite yet, I'd be interested to know what you all, as coaches and people involved in the game, think of this concept.

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sportplan packages options

when you sign upto sportplan can you access both rugby and football drills or would i have to pay double? Asked using Sportplan Mobile App

andrew charman Coach, England
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