'New to Tag' - Coaching Sessions
Thursday 3 May 2018 12:00
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New to Tag

 

 

"New to Tag" is our coaching programme for beginners and people who simply want to improve their skills. We try to achieve a relaxed atmosphere to reduce pressure and competitiveness, and encourage the development of basic skills and understanding. The sessions are short, sharp and instructive and will provide you with the tools to develop skills in future leagues. 

 

You should try New to Tag if you: 

 

 Have little to no team sport background

 Are unfamiliar with the laws of tag rugby

 Want to try out the game to see if it's for you

 Want to get a head-start on the basics before you start playing competitively 

 Have played and want to improve your skills

 

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Overall Learning Outcomes - New to Tag

Understanding of Game

Players will have a basic understanding of the complete laws of social tag rugby

Players will have a basic understanding of positional roles (e.g. dummy-half)

Players will have a basic understanding of game management

Players will understand how to bring team-mates into the game

Attacking

Players will be able to execute a single-channel pass off either hand

Players will understand and be able to execute basic attacking manoeuvres (e.g. switch, dummy)

Players will be able to execute a simple 2-v-1 scenario

Players will be able to perform a simple hip-jink

Players will be able to effectively make attacking decisions based on the situation

Defending

Players will understand the basic technical aspects of making a tag

Players will have a basic understanding of positional roles (e.g. marker, “neutral”)

Players will be able to defend proficiently as part of a line

Players will be able to effectively make defensive decisions based on the situation

Other Skills

Players will be able to perform a basic pass from the ground (dummy-half)

Players will have a basic understanding of how and when to kick in specific scenarios (out-of-hand, drop-out, restart)

Players will have a basic understanding of how to finish (score) in specific scenarios