Add context to practices with the rugby coaching pyramid

Rugby season has begun again here in Wisconsin. It’s a great time to reflect both on last season as well as my offseason coaching development. In particular, I’ve been reviewing the lessons learned from my experience with Premiership Rugby Coaching Development Scholarship. One lesson that stands out it is the importance of teaching the players […]

Using themes to plan a rugby practice

As any coach can tell you, the success of a rugby practice correlates well to the amount of planning and preparation. And using themes to plan a rugby practice is a great organizational method that will improve your training sessions. Reduced preparation time Planning your rugby practice around a theme has many benefits, not the least of […]