Foreword by Martin Johnson
An exciting addition to the range of Haynes manuals, this is the complete guide to training for and playing Rugby Union, fully supported and endorsed by the Rugby Football Union. From health and fitness through to training, game technique, team play and coaching, every aspect of the game is analysed and explained in detail. Training drills suitable for beginner, intermediate and senior players are included along with a full copy of the rules, making this the essential reference for players and coaches at all levels.
Howard Johnson is a freelance rugby journalist whose numerous roles include editorship of the RFU's official magazine, England Rugby.
Official RFU-endorsed publication.Skills and techniques fully explained and illustrated with specially commissioned photographs of England players.Guide to health, fitness, training and kit.Training drill programmes for beginner, intermediate and senior players.'Simply the best' features on England's best ever players in each position.Rules of the game: the definitive rules, reproduced in full.