EXPERT SESSIONS AND ADVICE FROM QUALIFIED AND EXPERIENCED GRASSROOTS RUGBY COACHES

What are the new skills for under 10s

New skills

  • Full tackle (completing the tackle)
  • 1 v 1 ruck
  • 2 v 1 and 2 v 2 mauls (RFU rules)
  • Tackle jackle (stealing the ball from the tackled players before a ruck is formed)
  • Body position into contact to avoid a maul
  • Scrum profiles

Core skills from U9s rugby

  • Ball placement
  • Short passing
  • Passing chains (more than one consecutive pass)
  • Evasive skills before contact
  • Offloading out of contact and from the ground
  • Clearance passes (passing from the base of a ruck or from a maul)

Here are some sessions to work on the new skills

Finishing the tackle

Introducing rucking

Maul basics

Place and protect the ball

Footwork before contact

Three-step guide to coaching first scrums

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