Playing Rugby League with Benji Marshall


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By Glenn Jackson, Benji Marshall and Lynne McConnell
Format Paperback / softback
Page Extent 206
Book Size 238 x 197 x 18 mm (H x W x D)
Imprint New Holland Publishers
Release Date 26 Sep 2014
Subject Classification Sports & outdoor recreation / Ball games / Rugby football / Rugby League

Playing Rugby League with Benji Marshall is an instructional and informative guide for young players about how to play the game of rugby league effectively-the Benji Marshall way.

In this comprehensive guide, professional rugby league star Benji Marshall reveals all the tips and tricks of the game, from the fundamentals of kicking, to the finer points of attack and defence. He demonstrates key skills such as passing and tackling in fantastic colour photographs, but also covers subjects such as captaining and leading a team, working with a coach and maintaining general health and well being.

This is the perfect introduction to league for kids between the ages of 10 and 18. It s a totally holistic overview of the sport from a top player's perspective, giving great advice for mastering and improving league abilities in all the ways that count.

Benji Marshall

Benji has written this book with Lynn McConnell. Lynn McConnell is a senior editor of Sportal New Zealand ( and was New Zealand editor of He has 37 years’ experience in journalism and before joining the digital revolution was a newspaper journalist and Sports Editor of The Evening Post (Wellington) and The Southland Times (Invercargill). Lynn has written 17 books, 16 of them on sport.