Rugby Smart for Coaches and Referees

In order to complete a referee or coach registration, both referees and coaches who coach/ref players 13 years and older must now complete an online Rugby Smart module and you must also attend a practical Rugby Smart session.

After you register online for rugby, you will be asked to complete the Rugby Smart online module. Just follow your nose and before you know it - all the online bits will be done.

AND... don't forget to attend the practical session at your local provincial union.

Tackle Technique Videos

Alignment - One Arm Drill

Coaching the correct technique for tackle alignment.

Defensive Tactics

Coaching the correct technique for defensive tactics.

Talking of Tackling

Tackle - Talking of Tackling

Drill Assembly

Tackle - Drill Assembly

Final 2 Metres

Tackle - Final 2 Metres

Front On

Tackle - Front On

Side On

Tackle - Side on

Scrum Tips

Scrum Engagement

Coaching the correct Small Blacks technique for engagement with the front row of a scrum.

Grip and Bind

Coaching the correct Small Blacks technique for the grip and bind with the front row of a scrum.

Key Positional Roles

Coaching the correct positional roles the front row for a scrum.

Small Blacks - Setting It Up

Coaching the correct Small Blacks technique for setting up the front row for a scrum.