Hockey Drill Demonstration

Description

  • Setup as shown.
  • Player 2 runs diagonally from the right to the left hand goal, drawing the defender. The player then drags the ball across them from left to right before passing to the supporting player (Player 1).

    Coaching points

  • Player with the ball makes a positive run on an angle to eliminate the defender
    as in 1 v 1
  • Player without the ball(support player) runs into space to receive a pass and
    Communicates they are ready to receive the pass
  • If the support player is on defender’s open stick side the pass will be square or back
  • The attackers are more likely to succeed if they keep well apart making it difficult for the defender

  • The Drill is often used with

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