The Most Common Rugby Kicking Mistakes

After a season of rugby coaching junior and senior players at Petersham RUFC and Trinity Grammar School, here are my reflections on the most common kicking mistakes. Unbalanced Ball Hold and drop Many rugby players are not able to kick a punt consistency straight. Common problems are a ‘slice’ or ‘hook’ of the ball. I … Continue reading The Most Common Rugby Kicking Mistakes

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