LIST: The strangest things coaches made players do before World Cup’s
Rugby coaches are a special kind of crazy. Here are some of the maddest training methods ever adopted in the build-up to Rugby World Cups.
1. BUNNY BATTERING
Jim Hamilton, who attended the camp in France last June before the Rugby World Cup spoke of his shock at being ordered to batter with wild rabbits to death. He claimed Cotter picked on teammate Richie Gray, who did not want to take part in the slaughter.