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

1v1 Clap Tackle - Warm up Tack...

The attackers claps at a point of his choice, this is when the defender makes a shoulders on contact. Low Impact. Shoulders on. Coaching points. Keep ...

Rugby Pinball Tackling - Rugby...

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 lon...

1v1 Tackle Grid Tackling - Rug...

Coaching points · Attackers should use trickery and steps/feints to try to escape the defender. · Defenders aiming to tackle attackers to the floor....

Web Videos

How to do a rugby tackle

Have you ever wanted to get good at rugby. Well look no further than this educational resource on How To Do A Tackle. Follow Videojug's professional e...

How to tackle someone bigger in rugby

How to tackle players who are WAYYY bigger and stronger than you!! Step 1: Determine your opponent's position and accelerate into him/her. Acceleratin...

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...

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