Rugby players certainly aren’t immune to injury, yet when taken as a whole, Rugby players have fewer injuries than Football players [National Safety Council. (2015). Injury Facts®, 2015 Edition. Itasca, IL.]. In contact sports such as these there is of course an inherent risk to all players, but we firmly believe that through proper technique and instruction of the tackle, we can make both games safer for all players.
Don’t Rugby players get hurt just as much as Football players?