Rugby Skills, Tactics and Rules

Rugby Skills, Tactics and Rules

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Second only to soccer as an internationally loved field game, the hard-hitting sport of rugby is growing in popularity in North America. This spirited guide to the game is packed with superb, full color, action photographs of great players from around the world demonstrating fantastic rugby tackling, scrummaging, rucking, mauling, kicking, lineouts and running. The authors, experts with international experience as players and coaches, describe the many tactical and skill aspects of the game: Scrums; Passing; The Lineout; Kicking; Rucks; Backline Attack; Mauls; Blind-Side; Attack; Tackling; The Try; Backline Defence; Rules; and Running.

High-impact photographs and concise, no-nonsense text combine for an action-packed guide to the modern, skillful game that is top-class rugby. Rugby Skills, Tactics & Rules will excite, entertain and enthrall players at all levels and rugby fans young and old. A 32 page section details the rules, plus sidebars throughout relate great, historic moments from international rugby play.

Publisher: New York : Firefly, 2000.
ISBN: 9781552095461
Branch Call Number: 796.3332 W675
Characteristics: 167 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Additional Contributors: Hunter, Gordon 1949-


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Jul 26, 2016

Amazing book! very helpful and easy to read! I would definitely recommend this for people who are new to the sport!!


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