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Explore all of rugby's action and excitement with this fun and friendly guide
Whether you're new to rugby or a scrum veteran, this book is for you. Inside you'll find easy-to-understand explanations of the game's rules and positions, plus in-depth lessons on skills, fitness training, and winning techniques. Add in entertaining rugby stories from North America and around the world, and you've got the definitive book on rugby!
Understand the essentials — get to know the pitch, all the positions on a side, and the game's scoring system
Examine the game in action — figure out the difference between a tackle, ruck, or maul, appreciate the art of scrummaging, and learn to love the line-out
Get equipped — grab everything you need to play, from the ball and tee to your jersey and shorts
Develop winning skills — explore the basics of how to run, pass, kick, and tackle, and check out tested training tips
Cheer on the sport around the world — thrill to the Rugby World Cup, and get into the game at every level, from high-school heroes to professional superstars
Find out what it takes to become a coach or referee — take your love of the game to the next level, and investigate how to get certified as a coach or ref
Stay on top of the latest rugby news — get the scoop on how you can watch matches on TV and online, and read up about the best rugby websites and books
Open the book and find:
What the lines on the pitch mean
How to recognize the referee's signals
The rules of engagement in a scrum
Ways you can improve your passes and kicks
Tactics that will help your team to victory
Great Rugby World Cup moments
Exciting rugby anecdotes from around the globe
How you can get involved with rugby, as a player or fan
Master rugby's basic rules
Devise winning strategies as a player or for a team
Appreciate rugby's colorful history
Understand the game at local, national, and international levels
Mathew Brown is the producer and host of Rugby World on Fox Soccer Plus.
Patrick Guthrie is the Director of Broadcast and Sports Development for the City of Glendale, CO.
Greg Growden is a rugby correspondent and author of Gold, Mud 'n' Guts.
Exactly what i needed and exactly as advertised. Came in great condition and in a timely manner.Published 8 months ago by Ryan
Just like all dummies books this is a well laid out, comprehensive guide on its titled topic. If you're looking for rugby info then this is where you start.Published 16 months ago by Amazon Customer