Rugby Fitness Training

Categories: Rugby Coaching

Rugby Fitness Training

Rugby is a hard physical sport, and for players to be successful they will need to have a high level of fitness. In this article I will look at some different methods players can use to prepare themselves for a season of rugby. I will focus on fitness work during three different phases of the year: Off Season, Pre Season, and During the Season. Off Season This is the period starting from the end of the previous season. It is important for any ... Read More

Rugby Training Tips

Categories: Rugby Coaching

Like any sport rugby requires a good deal of training to be successful. You can break your training efforts into a few groups: Strength and Power Strength work is obviously very important to a player's conditioning. Weights are an integral part of strength training and there is a good variety of weight training exercises for players in all positions. It is important to focus on all muscle groups as it is very important that you have strong stomach and lower-back muscles, then, for upper-body ... Read More




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