Drill Categories

Ruck Clear Out Drills

A ruck clear out involves players removing their opposition from the ruck to allow a quick pass to be made and avoid turnovers. The ruck and clear out...

Drills

Support Play Down Channel

category: Agility-Running-Skills

Rugby Support play down channel Agility & Running Skills 5 players start in a 5x5m grid and can pass the ball to one another in any direction. Once t...

Contact And Support

category: Contact-skills

Rugby League Contact and Support Contact skills Ball carrier goes into contact with the tackle pads. Break through and offload to a supporting player...

Support Play Touch

category: School

Rugby Support play touch School Develop speed to break down and attacking skills. When the player was touched, laid down and presents properly (turno...

Pass And Support

category: Sevens

Rugby Pass and Support Sevens Give each training area one ball and tell the ... tell the line to advnce using laterial passing - with the last player...

Ruck Clear Out

category: Ruck-Clear-Out

Rugby Ruck Clear Out Ruck Clear Out 4 players (2 players in Tackle Suits, one ball carrier and one support player) and one ball. Ball carrier attacks...

Taking The Ball Into Contact And Support Play

category: Practices-for-Juniors

Rugby Taking the ball into contact and support play Practices for Juniors Drill to improve players taking the ball into contact and ruck clear out. S...

Multi Support Touch

category: Tag-Rugby

Rugby Multi Support Touch Tag Rugby Once the coach has kicked the ball in to start players play a normal rules game of touch rugby. The only differen...

Quick Positioning, Passing And Support

category: Passing

Rugby Quick Positioning, passing and support Passing 4 players start together ... Once in position the first player with ball in hand approached the ...

1V1 Tackle And Support Clear

category: Ruck-Clear-Out

3 players (One player in Tackle Suit, one ball carrier and one support player) and one ball.

Ball carrier attacks suited player and takes le...

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...

Web Videos

Game zone - breakdown support

Here's a Game Changer which focuses on how to improve Breakdown Support. It's presented by Sarah Clough, RFU Community Rugby Coach in West ...

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Community Drills

Autosave 88541419

Ball carrier goes into contact staying on his feet until his support joins him. Support player calls him to ground. Ball carrier presents ball as supp...

Autosave 78931768

Maul game to start- touch maul. In groups of 5-6 max. play touch game whereby player taking it into contact must turn and SH must rip the ball away/ ...

Pick and go, pass,

Attacker brings ball into contact choosing to either stay up or go to ground.2 support players react to the situation, ie mauling and driving, picking...