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Kick-off Restarts - All with Dan Carter

Kick-off restarts are now a genuine opportunity to contest for possession or gain field position. It is about the right kick and contest for the ball.

Part 1. Kick-off Restart   6:59 Member content

Learning how to drop kick is challenging, it takes a lot of hard work, practice and dedication. Dan Carter will take you through the different types of drop kicks and his checklist for their perfect execution.

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Part 2. Winning the Kick-off 9:10 Member content

The kick off is now a real contest for possession. Ex All Black and 7s loose forward, Craig Newby looks at the skills necessary to winning and retaining the short kick off.

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Part 3. Kick-off Receipt 4:12 Free video

Being lifted in the air for KICK OFFS can be a scary thing for new players so it’s important to build them into it and Ex All Black and Crusader lock Ross Filipo takes us through a good progression to help your players build into this skill.

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Part 4. Contest the Kick off 3:50 Member content

Previously Ex All Black and Crusader lock Ross Filipo showed us how to receive a kick off, now he takes us through the steps to successfully contest the kick off.

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Course Part 1, Part 2, Part 3, Part 4
Duration 24:11
Topics Set Piece Kicking
Applicable to Coaches  
Languages English

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Very useful info, thanks.

New Zealand

Great progression of the kick off reception. Thank you!

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