Drill Categories

Ball Presentation Drills

Ball presentation is how the ball-carrier makes the ball available to a teammate after they have been tackled. The ball presentation videos and drills...

Contact Skills Drills

A major part of rugby involves two or more players making physical contact with each other. Contact normally takes place during a tackle, lineout, scr...

Drills

Tackle Contact

category: Tackling

Rugby Tackle Contact Tackling Players 3m apart – slightly crouched One of pair nominated as tackler On balls of feet, with feet shoulder width apar...

Walking Tackle

category: Tackling

Rugby Walking tackle Tackling The player with the ball walks slowly in front of the other player. As the ball carrier is walking the defender should ...

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...

Static Tackling On Knees.

category: Tackling

Rugby Static tackling on knees. Tackling Basic tackling skills. Tackler to start in a low position. Tackler to position their head behind the player,...

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...

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...

Tackle

category: Tackling

Rugby Tackle Tackling Approach the tackle at pace Move to good low position Head up, chin off chest, tighten shoulders Arms out wide, ready for big h...

Tackling Star

category: Tackling

Rugby Tackling Star Tackling Drill to practice making multiple tackles in a period of time. Set up a circle of 6 cones with a padman opposite each co...

Web Videos

Best rugby tackles ever!

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Sessions

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...

Defensive Dominance!

With this high intensity session, improve your team's defensive skills, whilst also working on their fitness

Confidence in Contact: part 2

Continue to improve your player's confidence when using contact, with the second of our Confidence in Contact sessions

Answers

Community Drills

Running 8

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

Warm Up

1vs1 Tackling -Sight Target & Follow-Face Up-Feet Alive-Drive-Wrap-Power Drive