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    Best & worst

    Thread Starter: ChrisR

    After expressing my concern that the Laws are not in good hands (another thread) I started thinking of the law changes in the past that I thought were improvements or detriments to the game. Here are my two favorite improvements: Lifting in the lineout. A vast improvement over an unruly mess....

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    Where are you this weekend? 2017/2018

    Thread Starter: Phil E

    Sunday we have our society training day to go through the new laws for the coming season. But on Saturday I have a game :chin:

    Last Post By: ctrainor 5 Hours Ago Go to last post

    no nr 8 in scrum

    Thread Starter: Christy

    lets say a team cant field a full team . youth / simillar so both teams decide to go 7 man scrum { as allowed } so no nr 8 . would you allow a designated nr { lets say 6 or 7 } to act as nr 8 . the formation in most competition rules state a formation of 3 & 4 { if there is no 8 }

    Last Post By: OB.. 6 Hours Ago Go to last post

    Removal of post-protector mid-game

    Thread Starter: oliver

    Here's one I've never seen before. In the Bay of Plenty v Counties Manukau game this weekend, BOP are attacking the CM line. One of the CM players removes the post-protector (let's assume he just wanted to defend the line more easily and it wasn't a more cynical removal). The referee immediately...

    Last Post By: OB.. 9 Hours Ago Go to last post

    post-protector thickness

    Thread Starter: Ralfs

    I have a question regarding the thickness of post-protectors in connection with safety. We had a youth tournament last weekend. On our second pitch a player hurt his head running into a post (no other players involved). The protectors are not the normal thick square ones you usually see on the...

    Last Post By: crossref 14 Hours Ago Go to last post