The Know the Game: Complete Skills series is a perfect introduction to a sport for every budding player. Each book aims to teach young players the basic skills they need to start enjoying the sport, by giving them plenty of simple practice drills and showing how the star players do it. In this book, players will learn:
Passing, catching and kicking
Rugby terms / Positions in rugby / Passing / Catching / Kicking
Tackling, contact, teamwork and tactics
Scoring a try / Avoiding a tackle / Tackling / Contact / Teamwork / Tactics
Clearly illustrated and written by a professional coach, this book will give every young player all the skills he or she needs to enjoy rugby.
About the Author
Simon Jones is a level-three rugby coach. He made more than 150 first team appearances for Bath. Currently, he is a trainer of coaches for the RFU (Rugby Football Union) and the IRB (International Rugby Board). A former teacher, he now runs a team of coaches delivering sport and PE in primary schools.