If you ever played contact sport as a kid then you’ll know how depressing it is when you have to face someone who is big for their age.
This kid is apparently only eight-years-old in this video, and he confidently destroys anyone who dare step in his path.
Check it out:
— USA Sevens Rugby (@USASevensRugby) September 13, 2016
What a fucking machine!
I do feel for the kids he is facing though, yes they have to learn how to tackle bigger opponents but it is almost a pointless exercise.
The lad himself probably isn’t seeing much benefit either – he’ll be in for a nasty shock when people start catching up with in terms of size.
It is videos like this that energise the debate about switching junior rugby from age categories to size, as they do in New Zealand.
An NCTJ Journalist with an MA in Sports Journalism, Kieron is an experienced social media journalist who has worked in the industry since 2015. His experience includes work with ITN, the MEN, WISH/WIRE/TOWER FM, and 8:50 Sports Digest… not forgetting his time at ASDA.