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Drills

Channel Ball

category: Tackling

Rugby Channel Ball Tackling This game is designed to teach the players about retiring to an onside position when a tackle is made. Set-up a field app...

Rugby Pinball

category: Tackling

Rugby Rugby Pinball Tackling This game is designed to teach the players about body height in tackling and ruck clean out. Set up a field about 15m lo...

Tackle Challenge

category: Sevens

Rugby Tackle Challenge Sevens The exercise stand clockwise, with the first player going from the bottom left cone. The defender must tackle that play...

1V1 Clap Tackle - Warm Up

category: Tackling

Coaching points · Keep on toes. · Small steps. · Boxer stance. · Foot in close as possible to Attacker. · Drive not dive - stay close to attacke...

Sessions

Pre-season Contact Build-Up

After a long off season period it's important to carefully ease your players back into contact - use this session to get your players tackling again i...

Contact Skills in the Tackle

Instil confidence and tackle toughness into your players with this tackling from the front, side and back session! Build their knowledge of the benefi...

Answers

Community Drills

Running 8

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