Drill Categories

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...

Sevens Drills

The Sevens drills below to sharpen your players' rugby skills such as quick hands, speed evasion and passing under pressure before moving on to develo...

Drills

Tracking Hit

category: Tackling

Rugby Tracking hit Tackling Tracking hit (2 x 10 minutes in split groups) Set up 3 different colour cones on the gain line. 2m spacing (set up 3-4 ar...

2 Vs 1

category: Decision-making

Rugby 2 vs 1 Decision making Coach starts with the ball and can throw the ball to either one of the outside players of the 3 players ready to play. T...

Off-Loading Box

category: Sevens

Rugby Off-Loading Box Sevens Tell your players the following...... The defender must make a tackle. The primary ball carrier must take the ball into ...

10 Pass Game

category: Warm-Up

  • 2 teams
  • Bibs
  • Balls

One team must try and complete 10 passes in a small grid.

When the player has t...

2 V 1 Drawing The Defender

category: Decision-making

  • One attacking team and one defending team.
  • Exercise focused on decision making when in a 2 v 1 situation.
  • Each team lines up e...

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 Vs 1 - With Running Support

category: Off-Loads

The lead attacker runs straight at the defender, attacking either the space on the left or the right before taking the tackle and off loading to th...

2V1 Around The Coach

category: Decision-making

Coach starts with the ball and can throw the ball to either one of the outside players of the 3 players ready to play.

The player in the midd...

Web Videos

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Sessions

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!

Developing Handling Skills

Get your players handling skills super sharp so that no loose balls are given up. Gradually build up pressure to test their handling ability when conf...

Attacking - Part 2

Work on your players composure when going into contact to be able to provide the offload to create scoring chances even when under pressure.

Answers

Community Drills

On going 2V1

Defender stays defending until they touch an attacker with the ball or intercepts the ball. defender can only move towards the attackers. Once they ha...

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 ...