Technical pointers for senior loosehead props in the scrum. Share this video by going clicking a blue tab below and selecting the share icon
Set piece coach George skivington from London Irish talks through some new tips to coach the scrum
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Developing play from the scrum is an important part of the understanding of how the scrum is part of a gameplan
Testing your scrums in training using a scrum machine / sled helps to ensure all of your pack practice the correct body position and timing in cooperation with their team mates. This is a great time to try out new combinations of players before match day.
Using the wheel effectively opens up areas of space on the pitch to attack
With the brakes on, the scrum is more realistic to game situations, and the players must apply power at the same time to achieve any movement.
Progressiing the scrum practice always requires the underlining of the basics of the unit skill
Building the scrum to the full 8 man - focusing on body shape
Full scrum practice - essential at all levels of the game