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buff
27-09-17, 14:09
Has anyone heard of this?

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/rugby-union/2017/09/26/rfu-research-reveals-injuries-junior-level-rugby-phenomenally/

ChuckieB
27-09-17, 14:09
Has anyone heard of this?

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/rugby-union/2017/09/26/rfu-research-reveals-injuries-junior-level-rugby-phenomenally/

an extension of something that certainly has appeared in the press some months ago?

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-39950814

Flish
27-09-17, 15:09
I think it's basically this -


https://vimeo.com/216999018

https://vimeo.com/216999018

However, am a little surprised this hasn't been pushed down the line to grass routes yet, although am admittedly unaware of the process and validation that needs to happen until it's rolled out

Chris_j
27-09-17, 21:09
It is being introduced in England as a phased programme this season, however the resources are already available here http://www.englandrugby.com/rugbysafe/activate/ for those who are interested

VM75
28-09-17, 20:09
that sure is one 'cutting edge' university - whoever would have thought that having young people go through a series of body strengthening & agility based exercises would help them avoid injuries.

My sports teachers must have decades ahead of their time !

https://es.pinterest.com/pin/89790586295400964/?lp=true