Speed, change of direction speed, and reactive agility of rugby league players.

@article{Gabbett2008SpeedCO,
  title={Speed, change of direction speed, and reactive agility of rugby league players.},
  author={Tim J. Gabbett and Jason N Kelly and Jeremy M. Sheppard},
  journal={Journal of strength and conditioning research},
  year={2008},
  volume={22 1},
  pages={174-81}
}
While studies have investigated speed and change of direction speed in rugby league players, no study has investigated the reactive agility of these athletes. In addition, the relationship among speed, change of direction speed, and reactive agility within the specific context of rugby league has not been determined. With this in mind, the purpose of this study was to investigate a wide range of speed, change of direction speed, and reactive agility tests commonly used by rugby league coaches… CONTINUE READING