Recent content by Pablo

  1. Pablo

    [Ruck] Refuse to engage, pull rucking opponent off feet

    Would value the thoughts of the hive mind on the following situation I encountered last week: Red ball carrier tackled Blue tackler releases and moves far enough away to not be penalised, though slow to feet Red support arrives, adopts rucking position over tackle zone, though no blue...
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    [Ruck] Refuse to engage, pull rucking opponent off feet

    Would value the thoughts of the hive mind on the following situation I encountered last week: Red ball carrier tackled Blue tackler releases and moves far enough away to not be penalised, though slow to feet Red support arrives, adopts rucking position over tackle zone, though no blue...
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    [Junior] U13 NRoP gain in ground clarification

    Many thanks, Antony - this is exactly what I needed.
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    [Junior] U13 NRoP gain in ground clarification

    Many thanks, Antony - this is exactly what I needed.
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    [Junior] U13 NRoP gain in ground clarification

    Buffing up on U13 variations in Reg 15 Appx 7. Section 5 defines a Free Kick as sanction for all offences that would earn a PK in adult rugby, then goes on to say "A free kick is a kick from hand. This can either be a tap by the player to themselves, or a kick to gain ground." The...
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    [Junior] U13 NRoP gain in ground clarification

    Buffing up on U13 variations in Reg 15 Appx 7. Section 5 defines a Free Kick as sanction for all offences that would earn a PK in adult rugby, then goes on to say "A free kick is a kick from hand. This can either be a tap by the player to themselves, or a kick to gain ground." The...
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    [Line out] Uncontested line-outs at U15?

    Ahhh, my mod and admin privileges are long since gone ;) Someone who's still in charge, feel free to merge threads :D
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    [Line out] Uncontested line-outs at U15?

    Ahhh, my mod and admin privileges are long since gone ;) Someone who's still in charge, feel free to merge threads :D
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    [Line out] Uncontested line-outs at U15?

    Gradually getting back into the business after a few years out with career/house moving/small children distractions. Brushing up on Junior variations and came across this: I don't remember (a) being the case AT ALL when I last reffed juniors. Are LOs really uncontested for U15? What does...
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    [Line out] Uncontested line-outs at U15?

    Gradually getting back into the business after a few years out with career/house moving/small children distractions. Brushing up on Junior variations and came across this: I don't remember (a) being the case AT ALL when I last reffed juniors. Are LOs really uncontested for U15? What does...
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    [Law] Time and Law 5

    Your adviser is wrong. The line-out from a penalty after time expires is an ELV from the closed trial, and has not been adopted as a full law.
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    [Law] Time and Law 5

    Your adviser is wrong. The line-out from a penalty after time expires is an ELV from the closed trial, and has not been adopted as a full law.
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    Stupid forward pass

    It was RWC 2003 in the pool match vs South Africa. http://news.bbc.co.uk/sport1/hi/rugby_union/rugby_world_cup/team_pages/england/3204092.stm
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    Stupid forward pass

    It was RWC 2003 in the pool match vs South Africa. http://news.bbc.co.uk/sport1/hi/rugby_union/rugby_world_cup/team_pages/england/3204092.stm
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    RFL referees launch Twitter account

    Anyone who abuses it is not "a fan"...