troubleshooting Question

.htaccess - help needed with RewriteRule

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Hi,
I have some rewrite rules which cause links such as <a href="Coaches">Coaches</a> to redirect to a specific page which works fine, but if I have a link to a file that contains the same name then it will also redirect.

http://www.mywebsite.com/uploads/web_pages/3CD%20R%20and%20R%20Coaches.pdf

How should "RewriteRule Coaches index.php?page_id=262" be written to work for the first link but not the other?

Thanks in advance for your feedback.


Options +FollowSymLinks
Options +Indexes
RewriteEngine On
RewriteCond %{HTTP_HOST} !^www.mywebsite.com$ [NC]
RewriteRule ^(.*)$ http://www.mywebsite.com/$1 [L,R=301]
RewriteRule ([0-9]+)(.*)\.html$ index.php?page_id=$1


RewriteRule Home\ Page index.php?page_id=1
RewriteRule Club\ Details index.php?page_id=14
RewriteRule Coaches index.php?page_id=262
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