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Leigh Halfpenny - Kicking and Catching High Ball with Leigh Halfpenny

Leigh Halfpenny established himself as Wales’s first choice fullback during the 2011 World Cup with an outstanding performance against France in the semi-final. Just as effective on the wing, Leigh is also one of rugby’s most consistent kickers amassing 52 caps and 395 points to date.

Part 1. Leigh Halfpenny - Place kick Intro   0:39 Member content

In this intro, Leigh explains how he made his start with kicking.

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Part 2. Leigh Halfpenny - Place kick 7:05 Member content

In this module I will take you through my personal approach to place kicking; from tee and ball placement to body positioning and ball striking. I will show you how I adjust for the conditions and how to leave a missed kick behind you. Finally I will take you through my kicking accuracy drills as great kicking is all about practice, practice, practice… Play video

Part 3. Leigh Halfpenny - Place kick thoughts 0:43 Member content

In this module I will take you through my personal approach to place kicking; from tee and ball placement to body positioning and ball striking. I will show you how I adjust for the conditions and how to leave a missed kick behind you. Finally I will take you through my kicking accuracy drills as great kicking is all about practice, practice, practice… Play video

Part 4. Leigh Halfpenny - Dealing with a missed kick 1:58 Member content

In this module I will take you through my personal approach to place kicking; from tee and ball placement to body positioning and ball striking. I will show you how I adjust for the conditions and how to leave a missed kick behind you. Finally I will take you through my kicking accuracy drills as great kicking is all about practice, practice, practice… Play video

Part 5. Leigh Halfpenny - Target practice 3:27 Member content

In this module I will take you through my personal approach to place kicking; from tee and ball placement to body positioning and ball striking. I will show you how I adjust for the conditions and how to leave a missed kick behind you. Finally I will take you through my kicking accuracy drills as great kicking is all about practice, practice, practice… Play video

Part 6. Leigh Halfpenny - Catching a high ball short 8:31 Member content

In this session I will take you through the technical aspects of highball catching, from having a loud clear call, to the take off, arm positioning and finally having explosiveness on landing. Catching the high ball is one of the biggest aspects of the game. As well as all the technical aspects there is also the frame of mind to have the will to get of the ground and beat your man in the air. Play video

Course Part 1, Part 2, Part 3, Part 4, Part 5, Part 6
Duration 21:03
Topics Defence Attack Kicking Player Programme
Applicable to Coaches   Players   Others  
Languages English

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Argentina

Really well said Leigh great tips noticed huge difference as I tried your tips, 10 out of 10

Australia

Really good. Thanks leigh

England

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Brazil

Shows his mechanics well, could add support documents to reinforce with teaching notes…

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