Training

NEW SKINS KPro tights have some next level technology.

    We have recently had the great opportunity to test out the new SKINS KPro compression tights, and guess what, they’re quality! If you are into training your body to top condition and providing yourself with the latest in sports technology, then you will have heard of SKINS, and they are here again with their new innovative compression tech’. …

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Improve your tackling and adapt to the new tackling rule.

    Down to the new ruling surrounding dangerous tackles, players are having to adapt the way they make challenges to avoid gaining what some see as soft cards. The new rule has already seen multiple red and yellow cards since the rule came in at the new year; with players making the same challenges as before, but getting penalised much …

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Sexton could be a doubt for Ireland.

    Fly-half Johnny Sexton could now be in doubt for Ireland’s Six Nations venture, after going off the pitch on Friday ‘with a bit of tightness’ in his calf, in Leinster’s Champions Cup game against Catsres which ended 24-24. Sexton without this injury was a definite shout for Schmidt, but he is now fighting against an unexpected injury which could …

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Improve your speed with these tips.

One aspect of your game which you cannot improve on enough is speed. Whether you need to get back to make a try saving challenge, or break down the line to get the ball over the try line, you need speed, and you can work on it any time you want. If you are looking to leave last years you …

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England’s Six Nations squad is here.

    Jones has named three un-capped faces for his Six Nations defence which kicks off next month. Mike Williams, prop Nathan Catt and the skilful Alex Lozowski are the new boys on the sheet. Apart from this, he has picked a rather familiar squad with experience to go around all of the younger players. Now the 34 man squad has been …

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Tom Arscott’s contract terminated.

    Tom Arscott has come under fire from Sale Sharks and the RFU in recent weeks after accusations of him leaking information to his former club Bristol prior to the teams meeting on new years day. The 28 year old has now got even more problems, as Sale have now terminated his contract down to the matter. This is further swaying …

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Lozowski showing some quick hands.

(GG Rugby)   Alex Lozowski makes one of the strangest passes which makes for a quality try for Saracens against Scarlets at the weekend. The game which showed some true quality ended up in a dramatic 22-22 draw which was decided by a try in the 82nd minute of the Champions Cup tie with a top drawer try from Nathan …

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Wales Six Nations squad named.

  Wales have now named their 36 man squad to take on the Six Nations tournament and it looks like they’re going to be putting in a good show! As expected, Sam Warburton has stepped down from the captaincy spot to be replaced by Alun Wyn-Jones as Warburton has his eyes set on improving his overall performances. Apart from the …

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