Drill Categories

2 v 1 Drills

These are game scenarios under drill conditions and are most useful when practice in a certain discipline is required, either in batting or fielding. ...


1 V 2 Break Defense

category: Defending-Skills

Players work in pairs in this drill - attacking and defending pair. The player who starts with the ball has to dribble around the cone and then try t...

Match Up 1V1

category: Defending-Skills

Two teams. Each player is only allowed to defend against one player from the opposition. This exercise is to instil discipline in defence and stops ...

1 V 1 - Channelling

category: Defending-Skills

Split your group into two teams - defenders and attackers. Players with the ball have to run around the cone and try and score. Players without ball a...

1V1 - Scoring Challenge

category: Shooting-Goalscoring

Set up two lines of players as show in the image. The players with the ball start from the middle of the pitch on the 23m line and run out towards the...

Coloured Marking - 4 V 4

category: Defending-Skills

Setup as shown. Get players into pairs and give the pair a bib, with the next pair a different colour. Red players can only tackle gold and blue playe...

Defence The Circle

category: Defending-Skills

Defender passes the ball. Attackers go 1 on 1 and try to penetrate the circle. Defenders priority is to stop the player getting through gate 1, then g...

Web Videos

Best field hockey goals 2014 - part 1

Watch part 2: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p2xwalujK7c Music by RoomieOfficial -Recopilation of the Best Goals of the Day (by the FIH) in 2014. Inc...

Best field hockey goal ever

Kearsney College vs Maritzburg College 2011. Craig Kirsten runs from behind half way to score the opener and put Kearsney 1-0 up.