It you are in the mini/junior Rugby sections then for helth and safety full body tackles are not allowed. If you are in the youth to senior levels - full body tackling is allowed and it IS rough when the big hits come in.
in rugby union there are not set amount of tackles, if you've got the ball you keep the ball. in rugby union there are not set amount of tackles, if you've got the ball you keep the ball.
to get force behind their tackles and stuff
In England young players start off by playing mini rugby where it is non-contact on very small pitches. They will move up to junior rugby where contact is allowed. However it still isn't very rough because players are relatively inexperienced and not as developed or muscular as senior players. So very little damage is done in tackles etc.
There are an unlimited number of tackles allowed in Rugby Union and six in Rugby League before the ball is turned over.
Probably has to be rugby because of slide tackles and other bad tackles that can cause the field damaged.
NO, it quite the opposite. Much of the aggression is taken out on the pitch in breaking tackles and making tackles. Rugby in both code has a low level of associated violence both from players and supporters. This is why rugby supporters are not segregated like soccer supporters are
Nathan Hindmash is the most tackler in Rugby League.
below the neck, and no spear tackles. Clothlines are now acceptable.
It is rough tackles and long time injuries after operations.
Both code have hige amounts of physical contact. League has been developed to maintain the "big hits" and be a very fast open running game". This of course means more tackles at speed.
The rule is that tackles at and above the neck are dangerous and therefore illegal. However, because of the nature of the shirts used it is not unexpected that players will grasp the collar of the opposing player when making tackles and therefore is accepted.
If a team is tackled they can keep the ball until soebody fumbles it. When they loose it is handeed over to the other team Actually, there are 6 tackles in a set.