in Backs moves
Here's a great score by Abi Dow from Wasps Ladies rugby last season. And we've got this move in detail on our site for you to try too. MORE
How do you help your team score more tries? Of course, you will be working on the attacking basics of catch, pass, support and go-forward. So, let’s build training around that, and then finish with tactical plays that tie these all together.
First, play Rocket Launchers. A mini-tag game that can be adapted for any level, it encourages ball carriers to attack and support players to stay connected.
For older players, why not use a backs play that scores tries. Using an example from a top class women’s game, we break down a classic move so you can recreate it with your team.
Finally, follow our Eight tips for creating better backs plays. There are plenty of opportunities to allow your players to take charge of the process, plus ideas on what needs to be prioritised.
Like other disciplines, rugby has a jargon of its own. Unless the meanings are explained they can be meaning-less. That's why I've explained them in plain, simple English and with large, clear illustrations in my manual Rugby Tactics Made Simple. But not only that, you'll learn how to coach the tactics with my tips. If you’re new to coaching or prefer a more simple style this is a great, straightforward introduction to rugby tactics. "It highlights the key fundamentals of all aspects of play & gives coaches a good understanding of terminology and techniques at the highest level" - Richard Whiffin, assistant coach at London Irish MORE
Anxious about coaching rugby to children? Maybe you're already coaching, but sometimes struggling to get your points across at training? Perhaps you sometimes simply run out of preparation time? Possibly you're feeling your sessions are getting dull? Do you want a few new skills to boost your player's skills now? Or to help your players develop the techniques for seasons ahead? Maybe even the core skills for their whole rugby playing career? Here's the answer... MORE