Pre Match Warm Up Series with The Rugby Site
Rugby is a unique contact sport with a range of different skills required. What is the best way and drills to use to prepare for a match? This series provides a number of drills to use at any level to get players minds and bodies ready for the match.
Part 1. Defensive Warm Up Drill 6:23 Free video
In this video, Alex O’Dowd’s coaching partner at Nottingham Neil Fowkes introduces the Defensive Line Speed and Tackle warm-up.
Part 2. Pre-Match Warm Up - Goal Line Defence Drill 3:42 Free video
In this video, we continue our match warm up series featuring drills to get you game ready.Play video
|Part 1, Part 2, Part 3, Part 4, Part 5, Part 6
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Mark Guerin Scotland
Love the reaction warm up’s, adds fun prior to a match. Will try that next game.
Lamataimi 'Alofi New Zealand
Good drills Verry helpful
Sisa Ntlabati New Zealand
Good warmup drills, great for helping players switch to match mode.
Patrick Johnson South Africa
Rob Clarke Great Britain & Northern Ireland
Great repetition drill. Will use for our juniors.
gerhard moerdyk New Zealand
loved the prompt about, ‘let the ball do the work’ on the overs line. gold, using it!
Randall Clifford Williams South Africa
Great warm up for kids.
Roger Dean Hodgson New Zealand
Nice and simple but effective ….
Donevon Sinclair South Africa
Great game related drills i will use them
Carter Croft England
Excellent simple drills, I will use them.
Hamish Webb England
Great drill for Pick defence. Has to be a chop first tackle to stop the momentum.
Steve Botha South Africa
Really like the drill and will introduce it in my pre-match warm up
Steve Hibberd England
Great warm up drill !
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