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Top scrum half coaching video by David Clarke
February 3, 2009, 3:27 pm
Filed under: Dan Cottrell, Rugby Skills

Here is an excellent coaching video from Nigel Melville, the former England scrum half and Director of Rugby in the US, on the scrum half pass. [Unfortunately this video is now unavailable. I will repost it when it does]

Lots of good coaching points and methods of instruction. As it happens I have been using many of these in the last few weeks with some of the scrum halves I coach and the improvement has been quite noticeable.

[Here are some of the ideas from the video, which is not available currently:

1. One hand passing

2. One hand passing from the ground

3. Following the dominant hand towards the target

4. Body movement should be towards target]

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Do any DVD’s exist specifically about scrum half play?

Comment by David Brown




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