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I Attack Formation - all with Dave Ellis

Dave Ellis (Ellis-Rugby), starts his new series with an attack strategy used by many teams at the recent RWC that teams of all levels can develop.

Part 1. I Formation Attack   17:20 Member content

Can be executed at set piece or phase play and by different players

During this session Dave Ellis works on creating player awareness and understanding of purpose of the skill application and developing skills required to deliver the moves.

As Dave says “The edge is in the detail!”

This drill is an extension of Dave’s other Attack sessions:
Attack alignment
Run, Catch and Pass Alignment

For more about Dave Ellis’ coaching go to Ellis-rugby.

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Part 2. Attacking Player Role Awareness 12:07 Member content

Stress the 2nd defender to force the Trigger to make decisions

Dave Ellis with his Waimea and Nelson college players break down the Attacking Players’ Roles to unlock a defence.

This drill can be done with any number of players. As Dave says “be innovative” and develop your player decision making.

For more Attack Role details watch Dave’s Attack Alignment series.

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Duration 17:20
Topics Attack
Applicable to Coaches  
Languages English

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Course reviews

Great coaching! Clear explanations in every detail of movements.

Arabian Gulf

Great explanation on the how’s and whys. Dave is always spot on!!


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