Are you in Canada? Click here to proceed to the HK Canada website.

For all other locations, click here to continue to the HK US website.

Human Kinetics Logo

Purchase Digital Products

If you are looking to purchase an eBook, online video, or online courses please press continue

Booktopia Logo

Purchase Print Products

Human Kinetics print books are now distributed by Booktopia Publisher Services throughout Australia/NZ, delivered to you from their NSW warehouse. Please visit Booktopia to order your Human Kinetics print books.

Human Kinetics Logo

Purchase Courses or Access Digital Products

If you are looking to purchase online videos, online courses or to access previously purchased digital products please press continue.


Mare Nostrum Logo

Purchase Print Products or eBooks

Human Kinetics print books and eBooks are now distributed by Mare Nostrum, throughout the UK, Europe, Africa and Middle East, delivered to you from their warehouse. Please visit our new UK website to purchase Human Kinetics printed or eBooks.

Feedback IconFeedback

The importance of well-developed physical qualities for rugby players


Dr Rich Johnston
You must log in to watch this webinar recording.

This webinar explores the literature regarding the influence physical qualities may have on match activities and post-match fatigue in rugby league players. It covers which match activities contribute to success, whether physical qualities influence selection and match activities, as well as the potential protective effect physical qualities can have on fatigue responses to competition. This webinar draws on current research from rugby league as well as other football codes

 

Learning Outcomes of the Webinar:

Attendees will leave the presentation with a clear idea of the importance of physical qualities for success and how best to develop players that are likely to deliver successful performances during rugby match-play and other contact sports alike.

 

Presenter Profile:

Rich Johnston has completed a PhD in “Fatigue and pacing in rugby league players” and currently works as a lecturer in applied sport science at Australian Catholic University. He has a strong research background with numerous publications in peer reviewed journals. Aside from his academic experience, Rich has worked in the field for a number of years and is currently the strength and conditioning coach for Norths Devils RLFC, and has previously worked with Queensland Rugby League, and Heart of Midlothian FC as a sport scientist.