Drill Categories

Agility & Running Skills Drills

Agility is how quickly your players can move while staying balanced and flexible. Running to evade the tackle, move into space for a pass and change d...

Match Related Drills

The fun and challenging rugby drills and games in this category below recreate realistic attacking and defending scenarios, similar to those your play...

Drills

Slalom Running

category: Agility-Running-Skills

Rugby Slalom Running Agility & Running Skills Set up a running slalom for your players to run through at the end of their training. It should be appr...

Pass And Run

category: Passing

Rugby Pass and run Passing Tell the players the following.... Player 1 starts with the ball. Player 1 passes the ball to player 2 and then quickly mo...

Running Warm Up

category: Warm-Up

Rugby Running Warm Up Warm Up Tell players the following.... Each Player will work individually, unless told otherwise. Players can run in any direct...

Touch Down And Back

category: Agility-Running-Skills

Rugby Touch down and back Agility & Running Skills Players stand in a line with the ball in the hands of the front player. The first player runs to t...

The Team Run

category: Sevens

Rugby The Team Run Sevens Use half or a full pitch for this exercise. A full team of 7 will run unopposed. Players should use this as a rehearsal of ...

3 Vs 2 - Support Running

category: Decision-making

Rugby 3 vs 2 - Support Running Decision making 3 vs 2 in a grid. Defenders must stay in position to start. Once skills progress defenders can move to...

Straight Running And Passing

category: Agility-Running-Skills

Rugby Straight running and passing Agility & Running Skills 3 players line up in a straight line, approximately 10m apart, each standing opposite an ...

2 V 1 Into 3 V 2

category: Decision-making

Drill to improve short space and wide space overlap play.

Set up a grid 15m wide, split into a 5m channel and a 10m channel, and 10m long (se...

2 V 2 (Switch)

category: Decision-making

This is a basic 2 v 2 drill to allow players to progress from a simple 2 v 1. In a channel no wider than 10m, 2 attackers have 5 attempts to score ...

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Sessions

Rugby Fitness Drills and Games

Fitness is a vital part of getting to the line for the full 80. Work on your teams skills and technique whilst putting them under fatigue with a gruel...

Phase Play and Continuity

Continue to build the phases in your play and get your team working as an unit to offer support with this session!

Establishing Depth and Pace

Use this plan to get your players attacking with depth and hitting the ball with pace to improve your side's running lines!

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Community Drills

Autosave 4562609

Form two circles, one inside the other, with two balls on opposite sides of the outer ring. Start both circles running in opposite directions (inside ...

Scoring tries at the end zone

2 teamseach team has an ingoalthe aim of the game is score as many tires on the opponents ingoalThere is no defending involve so you are not allow to ...

DEEP WAVE DRILL ONE

The purpose of this drill is to get the attacking group to attack 4 different angles and trying to maintain the depth in their attacking shape and at ...

Running 8

keep body low, start in tackling position. sprint around eight.