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How to impress Sir Clive Woodward
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Former England coach Clive Woodward smiles at a press conference
Clive Woodward is always thinking about rugby
Former England rugby union coach Sir Clive Woodward guided the team to an incredible World Cup triumph.

Watch Clive talk to the Academy

During his time as England's top man, he took preparation and tactics to a new level, using all the latest technology and training methods.

He's also a coach who believes mental strength is just as important as physical strength.

Now he's masterminding the Lions' tour of New Zealand next summer.

Click on the links above to see what Clive wants in his ideal rugby player and how you could become a World Cup hero.


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Introduction
My perfect player
Discipline!
Me and coaching
Role models

Clive Woodward factfile
Born: 6 January, 1956
Clubs (player)Harlequins, Leicester, Manly (Australia)
Position: Centre
Won 21 England caps as a player
Clubs (coach)Henley, London Irish, Bath
Became first professional England coach in 1997
Quit England job in 2004 to take British Lions role



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