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6N Netflix name reveal
Of all the things 2024 has in store for our sport, one of the biggest is without doubt the release of a documentary that delves deep into our beloved Championship in a way that’s never been done before.

Audiences were offered a tantalising taste of the what’s to come when a series name and release date were revealed recently. Six Nations: Full Contact will drop on Netflix on January 24th, just a week out from the beginning of the 2024 Championship.

Little has yet been disclosed about the series, which is made by Box to Box Films, the production company behind some of the most riveting documentaries of the past decade, such as Amy, Drive to Survive and Senna. In recent years, sports documentaries have become something of a phenomenon, offering audiences a deeper understanding of the athletes, teams, and the narratives that unfold both on and off the field. Netflix have played a pivotal role in this trend, delivering compelling storylines that transcend the realm of sports, and in the process captivating a global audience.

Netflix, with its commitment to diverse storytelling, has now turned its attention to rugby – namely the unforgettable 2023 Guinness Six Nations – which will provide an immersive experience for enthusiasts and novices alike. Expect a showcase of the human side of sport, exploring personal struggles, triumphs, and the camaraderie within the six teams.

The prospect of a documentary series centred around the thrilling 2023 Guinness Six Nations is particularly exciting. For rugby enthusiasts, Full Contact promises an unparalleled behind-the-scenes look at the intense nature of the competition, shedding light on the teams’ rigorous preparations, and the emotional highs and lows of the players. At the same time, for those less familiar with the sport, the series will serve as an engaging entry point, demystifying the intricacies of rugby while conveying the passion that fuels this great game.