It is vital that coaches give serious consideration to the workload of players during their training week and especially the amount of contact endured. See Player Load for guidance and resources.

World Rugby recommends all stakeholders to complete appropriate Concussion Management Education depending on their role. Please visit our suite of online modules.

Tackle Ready was developed in collaboration with Richie Gray of GSI Performance.

World Rugby would like to thank the following for their assistance in the production of this resource:

  • The Rugby Football Union
  • Manchester Metropolitan University Rugby Club
  • Blaydon Rugby Football Club
  • Northumbria University Rugby Club
  • Clark Laidlaw, NZRU
  • Dr Anna Stodter
  • Anglia Ruskin University
  • Katrina McDonald
  • Des Ryan, Setanta College
  • Danielle Salmon
  • Shelford Rugby Club
  • Cambridge University Rugby Union Football Club.