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Coaching or Programming?
Friday, August 24, 2012
If we really have to be honest about the way most teams play their rugby today there is hardly any difference between the sides. If you had to change the colour of the jerseys you would not know who is playing who.
player coach relationship
Player coach relationship
Monday, August 6, 2012
Possibly the single most important aspect of any successful rugby team is the relationship between the player and management and the relationship between the player and the coach in particular
Keeping amateur rugby players motivated
Friday, July 20, 2012
For most rugby coaches, it’s not the teaching of techniques, defence, tactics and set piece plays that causes us headaches. One of the greatest challenges for coaches, particularly of amateur rugby clubs, is fostering an on-...
Utilising your time as a coach
Friday, July 6, 2012
ALWAYS START YOUR SESSION WITH HANDLING DRILLS TO SET THE PACE OF THE SESSION. I find that if you start with a bang, and players enjoy the first 1 or 2 drills to the maximum, move around fast, and you get the heart pumping...
Lineout logistics
Thursday, July 5, 2012
The lineout, unlike the scrum has more variables to it. Number in and out, options for lifting, where to lift and who to lift, lob ball, quick ball, throw-jump or jump-throw etc. There are certain ways in which coaches can...


by Dr. Radut.