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Coaching Tactics and Philosophy

This section is dedicated to rugby tactics and philosophy. It covers various drills and analyses different game situations to help coaches develop their players' reactions and decision making processes, making them quicker and more instinctive during play. 

The articles below are written by top rugby coaches, and explain how to solve different rugby problems and how a little extra work on the training field, can prepare players for whatever is thrown at them by the opposition.

The New Zealand rugby team gathered round their coach showing them tactical graphs on a flipboard.

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