Tackle - Session Plan for Advanced Players with The Rugby Site
The hits get bigger. The defense systems are quicker and the pressure on the skill sets is greater. This tackle session plan is all about becoming physically and mentally prepared for the step up in intensity.
Part 1. Tackle Warm up 1 4:56 Member content
All Black World Cup winning coach Wayne Smith gets tackle ready with his warm up session
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Part 3. Frontal Tackle 7:36 Member content
Champion coach Wayne Smith details the Frontal Tackle ideal for your training. Players can gradually increase their intensity in the tackle throughout the session. Use Ben Herrings Technical tackle series for drills to address any of the following: Keeping square, Dictating the tackle, Feet in close, Shoulder on, Effective Tackle Grip, Leg Drive in the Tackle. This keeps players focused on their core tackle skills. Play video
Part 5. Reacting and Adjusting Defence Alignment 6:20 Member content
Ex All Black captain Rodney So'oialo details defence realignment drill. Players incorporate their tackle skills into their defensive system. Defence players must decide whether to make a frontal or chop tackle as they realign in phase play. Play video
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Mark Bankes USA
More progressions like this one…really great!
Guy Woonton Australia
I like the term shutting the door, and BIG is great really useful drill
Dimitri popelier Belgium
These are awesome ! Thank you very much
nigel tremain Australia
awesome coach ,
Koji Imoto Japan
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