Drake & Davis – Investigation of match exposure in Rugby Union players

PDF Drake_eposter_RSNLive16 – click to view AIM A recent review by Quarrie et al. (2016), highlighted that players exposure to match play in Rugby Union has not been previously published. The aim of this investigation was to analyse player match exposure across multiple seasons and to assess whether any positional differences exist. METHODS Positional comparisons were performed for the following dependent variables; number of games, and total minutes per season. A total of 334 players season exposure were analysed across 6 playing seasons within 1 Professional Rugby Union Team. ANOVA was utilised to compare between group with a Bonferroni post … Continue reading Drake & Davis – Investigation of match exposure in Rugby Union players