The second annual Carnegie Adolescent Rugby Research (CARR) conference took place in March 2017. The conference aimed to share cutting edge research to enhance the practice of those working within rugby and youth sport.
The conference included leading international researchers in the field and practitioners working with athletes across a range of levels. The conference was aimed at coaches, strength and conditioning staff, sport scientists, PE teachers and anyone working with youth athletes. Presented topics included physical development, recovery, nutrition, monitoring training load, injury, psychological development and skill.