WRU Game Locker

WRU Game Locker

Evasion & Support

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Groups of 5


Balls, Cones, Tag Belts


  • Two 5m x 5m squares with 1 attacker (A1) and 1 defender (D) in each. (Refer to Diagram)
  • Support player (A2) positioned in between the 2 squares
  • Ball provided to A1
  • On coaches whistle/command A1 takes on the defender and attempts to score in the defenders square Defender aims to perform successful Tag tackle on A1
  • Support player reacts to which square is playing and works to receive the pass/offload and score


Session Plan Diagram

Coaching Points

  • Footwork by the Attacker with the aim of beating the defender
  • Go Forward and work to space
  • Support player to react to space created

Variation / Progression

  • Support player to be positioned from different positions within the grids
  • Add more players
  • Change start positions of players

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