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...


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...

Tackling Technique 1 V 1

category: Tackling

Description. The aim of the drill is to develop tackle technique leading into contact. Coaching points. The Key focus for the defender is use good fo...

1V1 Clap Tackle - Warm Up

category: Tackling

Rugby 1v1 Clap Tackle - Warm up Tackling Groups of 2. Everyone find some space. Stand opposite your partner. One of the players (attacker) use footwo...


Confidence in Contact: part 2

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

Contact: Rucking technical session

Master the ?Smash? and the ?Roll? rucking technique so that when the pressure is on and a clear decision needs to be made, clearing the ruck becomes ...


Community Drills

Running 8

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