Rugby Positions Explained

Categories: Rugby Coaching

From number one to fifteen, every player has a distinctive role on the rugby field whether it be of attacking, defensive, or of tactical importance. Even substitute players are put on the field for a reason, whether it be to bring impact or cover injury, fatigue etc.   The following is a list of rugby positions on the field and the detailed characteristics and expectations that come with occupying that role.   PROPS   Loosehead Prop: The loosehead prop is positioned on the left and ... Read More is a Rugby Coaching resource. It will be updated with useful online resources for rugby coaches. This will include content such as rugby drills, opinion pieces, coaching profiles, coaching videos and useful articles.