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tim White


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"5m lines" are they not marked the same at the touchline and tryline?
 

SimonSmith


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Question says "parallel"
They intersect with the goal lines
 

OB..


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The plan in the laws (on this site) and the wording of Law 1.3 make it clear the 5m line does not reach the goal line these days. You cannot have lineouts any closer, so it is not needed.
 

Dixie


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Tim.

For the lazy among us, could you please copy and paste the wording of the question into your enquiries?
 
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