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Rugby Union - catching tips
England and Wasps rugby player Josh Lewsey explains when a high ball might be used in rugby and gives strategies and ideas for how to catch and return the high ball and turn defence into attack. Josh gives tips on body position, watching the ball closely, and working as a team to turn defence into attack after the catch has been made. This BBC Sport clip was first published on BBC Sport Academy online on 14 April 2008. Please note this clip is only available in Flash.
Invasion Games Activities Level 2 and 3. Visual starter for a rugby lesson. Demonstrates the need for hand-eye coordination to make a good catch. What factors affect a player's ability to catch the high ball?
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