HIGH SPEED RUGBY LEAGUE

Inside Sport - - INSIDER - – JS

BY BROTHER BRENDAN, CARE OF SOUTH SYD­NEY LEAGUES CLUB©ªŠ«¬®

In­ter­est­ing that we should dig up this vol­ume at this point in time, con­sid­er­ing the topic of dis­cus­sion in Matt Cleary’s fea­ture ar­ti­cle in this very edition of In­side Sport on how the lines have blurred in rugby league when it comes to po­si­tion names and the roles thereof. If you hap­pen to find High Speed Rugby League any­where (and no, you can’t have ours), you’ll be trans­ported back in time to a land of full­backs play­ing like full­backs, and sec­ond-row­ers know­ing their place; back in the 1960s, there was cer­tainly none of this multi-task­ing, pointof-dif­fer­ence stuff that’s bandied about to­day when talk­ing about rugby league play­ers. This book teaches “at­tack, at­tack, at­tack”, and shows you the ex­er­cises and drills you’ll need to carry out a win­ning game plan. It also takes you through how to prop­erly form and feed a scrum, and how to play the ball prop­erly af­ter be­ing tack­led. We won­der if a print re-run can be made for to­day’s NRL crop ...

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