Brand new! Detailed tutorial on how to Goal kick

This is a handy breakdown of how to Goal kick in rugby. What's handy is that it uses good footage of players such as Owen Farrell. Key kicking mechanics covered: setting the ball on the tee height of the tee Run up and approach Pulling the kicking leg back Bodyweight transfer Plant foot position Contact … Continue reading Brand new! Detailed tutorial on how to Goal kick

Freeze Frame Kicking by Jonathan Sexton and Paddy Jackson

Here's a brand new video of Jonathan Sexton and Paddy Jackson at Goal Kick training. These two Irish players are ranked four and five respectively in the Six Nations Goalkickers by goalkickers.co.za. Sexton and Jackson have very calm and measured kicking mechanics. Notice they are striking the ball very easily and not pushing for too … Continue reading Freeze Frame Kicking by Jonathan Sexton and Paddy Jackson

How Ireland beat the All Blacks and England

Ireland brilliantly beat Rugby powerhouses New Zealand and England over the last six months. Both teams were undefeated for 18 games before meeting Ireland. Making the scale of the Irish victories enormous. It’s a credit to the Irish team, and the coach Schmidt who devised shrewd game plans to beat the All Whites (13-9) and … Continue reading How Ireland beat the All Blacks and England