“... Packed full of concise explanations...boasting some eye–catching graphics...a great introduction to the joys of the game…” (England Rugby, September 2003)
"…essential reading…a perfect book for dipping into from time to time…" (Midland Independent, 25 October 2003)
"…ideal for newcomers or amateur players looking to move their skills forward…cheeky yet informative…essential reading…" (Dorset Echo, 2 November 2003)
“…a cheeky but informative guide…” (Shields Gazette, December 03)
"…Defiantly one for the collection for the uninitiated and the most hardened of rugby fans alike…" (Scotland on Sunday, 15 Februay 2004)
"…Rugby Union For Dummies is a brilliant book that explains everything about the oval ball game…"(Ladsmag, Issue 12)
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From the Back Cover
If you get a big kick out of rugby but still feel you could sharpen up your knowledge of the game, this friendly guide is for you. Inside you′ll find easy–to–understand advice on the basic rules and pitch positions, plus in–depth lessons on ball skills, fitness training, and techniques to outwit your opponents – all illustrated with entertaining stories from British and International rugby′s back pages, and coverage of England′s historic 2003 World Cup victory.