Filed under: Dan Cottrell, rugby defence | Tags: defence, Ian McGeechan, line speed, rugby coaches, techniques
Ian McGeechan’s Smarter Rugby series has got some simple drills. The key is the technical precision he is looking for.
Here is a common defence line speed drill, but look at the key points carefully so you can replicate them in your sessions.
Filed under: Dan Cottrell, ELVs, Rugby Coaching, Rugby Training | Tags: 22m, All Blacks, ELVs, Frank Hadden, Graham Henry, Ian McGeechan, lineouts, mauls, Peter De Villiers, Robbie Deans, Scotland, scrums, South Africa, Steve Hansen, Syd Millar, Wales, Warren Gatland
There has been plenty of confusion and misinformation, plus a number of conspiracy theories about the ELVs. The world’s top coaches see the ELVs as here, an opportunity and are working how to deal with them.
Here is what the top coaches are saying at the moment.