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Tackle Contest & Contact

GIR 1v1 Track

1v1 TrackBasic

This activity focuses on tracking and initial contact on an attacker while defending
GIR 1v1 Track and Tackle

1v1 Track and TackleBasic

This is an extension to 1v1 tracking which introduces tackle and bringing player to the ground
GIR Ball Presentation - Introduction

Ball Presentation - IntroductionBasic

This in an introduction to 3 possible ball presentation techniques and actions required in different scenarios
GIR Ball Presentation - Bail Explained

Ball Presentation - Bail ExplainedBasic

Practice core strength and movement on the ground to free the ball and make available to support players/teammates
GIR Ball Presentation - Bail Extension

Ball Presentation - Bail ExtensionBasic

Decision making under fatigue – concentrating on awareness and orientation
GIR Ball Presentation - Jet

Ball Presentation - JetBasic

Identifying the defensive threat and correct technique around securing safe ‘jet’ ball at the tackle contest
GIR Ball Presentation - Roll Ball

Ball Presentation - Roll BallBasic

Identifying the defensive threat and correct technique around delivering safe, quality roll ball at the tackle contest
GIR Ball Presentation - Extension into Contact

Ball Presentation - Extension into ContactBasic

This activity introduces scenarios to the player to make good decisions as an attacker at the tackle contest
GIR Ball Presentation - Extension into Contact with 2nd Defender

Ball Presentation - Extension into Contact with 2nd DefenderBasic

This activity introduces scenarios to the player to make good decisions as an attacker at the tackle contest
GIR Bullet and Anchor

Bullet and AnchorBasic

This is an introduction to two attacking breakdown variations
GIR Cockroaches and Exterminators

Cockroaches and ExterminatorsBasic

A fun game of Tag that focuses on carrying the ball in two hands, special awareness and running into space and filling space. It is also a great intro to the tackle contest
GIR Continuous Clean Out

Continuous Clean OutIntermediate

This activity additionally adds decision making in a cleanout environment as there are multiple targets and the ball to contend with
GIR Clean Out Relay

Clean Out RelayIntermediate

This extension relay and activity adds further complexity by introducing a ball at ground level to successful negotiate
GIR Hit Shield Relay

Hit Shield RelayIntermediate

This relay introduces tackling, contact and the cleanout
GIR 1v1 Ball Carrier

1v1 Ball Carry - Stationary DefenderIntermediate

This focuses on the attacker’s agility and making a quick decision to run the optimum line, hitting the space while protecting the ball
GIR 1v1 Ball Carry - Into Contact - Extension 1

1v1 Ball Carry - Into Contact - Extension 1Intermediate

This activity promotes good leg drive while attacking through defenders
1v1 Ball Carry - Into Contact with Support - Extension 2

1v1 Ball Carry - Into Contact with Support - Extension 2Intermediate

This activity focuses on offloading decisions while going through contact and supporting
1v1 Ball Carry - Pop Pass - Extension 3

1v1 Ball Carry - Pop Pass - Extension 3Intermediate

This activity is an introduction to a pop pass focusing on continuity, depth and support play
GIR Pinball

PinballBasic

This activity introduces players to contact and promotes strength, balance and evasion
GIR Steal the Pill

Steal the Pill - PassiveBasic

This is an introductory activity to teach participants the basics of the tackle contest and the concept of the ‘gate’ and ball presentation
GIR Steal the Pill - Contest

Steal the Pill - ContestBasic

This is activity provides context and game relevance to ‘steal the pill passive’. The focus is on ball presentation and ‘the gate’ with additional decision making with a defender introduced. This introduces body shape and height into the tackle contest
GIR Three Player Ruck #1

Three Player Ruck #1Basic

This provides participants with an introduction to the roles in the tackle contest, including ball presentation and the gate
GIR Three Player Ruck #2

Three Player Ruck #2Basic

This activity is an extension on learning roles, responsibilities and correct decisions within the tackle contest
GIR Wrap Squeeze (Dominant tackle)

Wrap Squeeze (Passive)Basic

Introduction to the tackle, focusing on correct and safe technique
GIR Wrap Squeeze (Dominant tackle)

Wrap Squeeze (Dominant tackle)Intermediate

This is an introduction activity which highlights possible next step opportunities for a defender post a dominant tackle
GIR Wrap Squeeze (Passive) with Hunt Defender

Wrap Squeeze (Passive) with Hunt DefenderBasic

This activity is an introduction to the pilfer/hunt defender