Rugby Drill Demonstration


Mark out a narrow channel with cones 3m wide 10m long. 

place a sausage bag in the middle

1 x defender stands behind the bag ready to make the tackle


attackers (ball in hand) run towards the bag (one at a time) then step either left or right around it, the defender sees them late and has to make the tackle.


no players to leave the narrow channel


regularly swap tacklers

Coaching points

- tackling practice

- reaction times

- footwork

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