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Rugby explained to children - small illustrated guide


Rugby is one of the most popular sports in the world. The reasons are simple: you play with an oval ball and... what's more fun than chasing its lopsided bounces? And then, a rugby team is above all a group of friends, who help each other and have fun together.

This book collects everything you need to know to approach the world of oval ball: a bit of history, what you need to get started, the main rules, the importance of the third half and support; but also exercises to learn the basics of the game and to improve technique. Part of the volume talks about the most famous teams and champions: it is they, the superheroes we see on TV, who fuel our passion.

A book that teaches children to love rugby and know its rules.

Reasons of interest:

  • An instructive and simple volume in structure and language, with clear texts and lively drawings.
  • The rules, techniques and game tactics explained and illustrated in an easy and fun way.
  • Lots of advice and suggestions for taking up this sport.
  • The rugby players, the teams and the national teams that have made rugby famous in the world.
  • Size: 23.5 × 29 cm
  • 88 pages
  • 4 color printing
  • Hardcover

Alberto Bertolazzi, journalist and writer, is a trainer specialized in teaching and communication projects aimed at children and teenagers. He has specific expertise in the field of IT and teaches children aged 4 to 12 how to orient themselves in this world and have fun learning: to introduce them to the basic concepts of coding and help them develop computational thinking, he holds programming courses that guide them through use of computers and related technologies in a playful and intelligent way. He has also written various informative volumes and manuals dedicated to approaching sport.

Sacco E Vallarino, Mauro and Elisa, have been working as illustrators and calligraphers since 1997. They collaborate with companies, publishing houses and communication and advertising agencies in Italy and abroad. They create and organize workshops on creativity and drawing for children from 0 to 99 years of age. With NuiNui they published Planet Earth – Atlas for children. Maps and videos to discover the world (2017).