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Types of Rugby Training Equipment

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 James Lloyd (December 21, 2010)  Rugby training equipment is essential for teams that play competitively whether on a professional level or on an amateur level. Teams need proper practice sessions to hone in their skills and to work on their fitness levels and that is why having the right kind of rugby training equipment is important. The right type of rugby training equipment will make all practice sessions and warm .. (Rugby)

Customised Teamwear Sport Apparel

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 Jenny Rockwell (September 17, 2010)  When we watch a sporting event such as rugby, it is glaringly obvious that the jerseys that the teams wear have a huge factor in creating a sense of pride, cohesiveness as well as enthusiasm from players as well as the fans watching. This team spirit and pride can be a huge factor in boosting morale and can make a huge difference in how a team plays. If you take part in club rugby or .. (Rugby)

Choosing the correct pair of rugby boots

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 Jenny Rockwell (September 17, 2010)  Rugby is a sport where the fit and quality of your rugby boots can seriously affect your performance so it is very important that you choose a pair of rugby boots that is best suited for you. Having a pair that is ill fitting or not appropriate for the terrain and conditions you are playing on can not only affect how you play but also cause injury to you. Here are some tips that you .. (Rugby)

Rugby Shirts

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 Jenny Rockwell (August 03, 2010)  The Rugby shirt has, in many cultures around the world, become a popular fashion item. If you are a rugby league or rugby union fanatic, wearing a Rugby shirt to show support and loyalty to your team is crucial. Rugby shirts, worn by players of rugby union or rugby league, have short or long sleeves, a buttoned opening at the top with a small, stiff collar and rubber buttons. They .. (Rugby)

Rugby Boots

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 Jenny Rockwell (August 03, 2010)  Traditionally, rugby boots were of a high cut above the ankle to provide additional ankle support. This was seen as appropriate given the nature of the game, particularly the stresses of forward play, and the amount of physical contact involved and to provide protection against knocks. Over the years, such boots have become less common, with modern boots now much more similarly styled .. (Rugby)

Nike World Cup 2010 Shirts

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 Peter Willicott (July 05, 2010)  The greatest sporting event, the FIFA World Cup is taking place in South Africa this year. One of the best ways to show support for your favourite teams is by wearing World Cup shirts – you can wear them even after the tournament is over, anywhere on the planet, because the World Cup is universal. Owning your very own FIFA World Cup shirt is a great way to show your support for .. (Rugby)

Adidas World Cup 2010 Shirts

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 Peter Willicott (July 05, 2010)  The greatest sporting event, the FIFA World Cup is in South Africa this year. What better way to support your favourite team than buying World Cup shirts? Even if you did not make the trip to the event, you can still wear the t-shirts wherever you are on the planet, because the World Cup is universal. So owning your very own FIFA World Cup shirt is a great way to celebrate and remember .. (Rugby)

What type of rugby boots should I buy?

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 Jenny Rockwell (July 04, 2010)  Rugby is a sport that has developed into something that not only requires skill and strength, but also needs speed. The most important equipment needed by rugby players, and of course the most expensive is rugby boots. Players need good stability and support when it comes to their footwear, so selecting a good pair is imperative. Rugby players wear boots for enhanced comfort, power and .. (Rugby)

How to care for your rugby boots.

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 Jenny Rockwell (July 04, 2010)  Rugby boots are the most important and expensive tool for a rugby player. They are the primary asset on the field, and have a huge impact on the performance of a player, so it is imperative to ensure that they are kept in good shape by looking them properly. As boots are rather pricey, it makes sense to take special care of them; else you will have to keep on buying new boots all the .. (Rugby)

The Six Nations Battle It Out

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 Adam R. Singleton (March 19, 2009)  It's that time of year again - the 2009 Six Nations Championship is underway in Europe until the end of March, pitting national teams against each other for victory. Each year, rugby teams from England, France, Ireland, Scotland, Italy and Wales compete against each other in each of the six countries. Historically, the Six Nations is the successor to previous international tournaments, . (Rugby)

British & Lions 2009

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 Sandy Lee (December 12, 2008)  The new British & Lions 2009 clothing line is out, and is available for rugby fans around the world. Chosen from the best players in the UK as well as Ireland, this team has a fantastic record and has attracted a huge following. In this brief article, we'll take a look at the team's history as well as some of the new year's clothing and accessories that are now available. If you're .. (Rugby)

Rugby Gaining Significant Momentum in the United States

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 Mark Ishac (July 04, 2008)  Where does rugby fit in the grand scheme of American Sports? Up until recent history the United States has paid little interest to sports outside its borders. Avid American sport goers have really taking stride in bringing soccer into the mainstream; however that's caught on with little degree of popularity - although optimism was spiked during the past World Cup in 2006. Another sport, . (Rugby)

Rugby - How To Develop An Injury Prevention Program And Double Your Recovery Time

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 Tu Tran (May 02, 2008)  Rugby is a full contact sport. It is very different from American Gridiron because there are less stoppages and no protective gear apart from the clothes they are wearing. It is common to see more horrific rugby injuries than American Gridiron. One of the most common injuries a rugby can have are shoulder injuries such as shoulder tendinitis. Shoulder tendinitis can occur if a rugby .. (Rugby)

Ireland With Backline Injuries

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 Claudy Beckford (March 10, 2008)  Ireland's backline is known for being the most dynamic and creative in the sport of rugby, but now the team is not going through a very good time since there are several players with injuries; situation which forced to develop a brand new plan for the Six Nations game on Saturday versus Wales. Among the injured we have fullbacks Geordan Murphy and Girvan Dempsey who will not be able to . (Rugby)

SA Rugby

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 Marvyn H (June 16, 2007)  A better script for a game of rugby union could not be written, if you were supporting the home side South Africa at least. The home-side was down 16 points to 10 at half time, and only managed to draw the match at Newlands Stadium on 71 minutes. And as would be written in the same script, the young replacement Francois Steyn scored both the score-levelling kick and winning kick - drop .. (Rugby)




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