category: Moving-with-the-ball

Hockey Dribbling Moving with the ball Video highlighting the correct form when carrying the ball and changing direction at pace.

Leading, Receiving And Ball Carrying.

category: Skill-Circuit

Hockey Leading, receiving and ball carrying. Skill Circuit Player 1 (P1) Dribbles through the cones and passes to P2 who moves towards the cone to re...

Changing Direction With The Ball

category: Video-Techniques

Hockey Changing direction with the ball Video Techniques - Carrying the ball in different position - Working on footwork - Playing position from red ...

Leading - Receiving And Ball Carrying

category: Passing-Receiving

Hockey Leading - receiving and ball carrying Passing & Receiving Technical Emphasis 1) Side on position when receiving from behind so that both you a...

Web Videos

Ryde hockey: basics of ball carry

In the first of our new series of coaching videos, Ryde High Performance Coaching Adviser Larry McIntosh covers the importance of the ball carry posit...

Ryde hockey: leading

Want to be a top level striker? Ryde High Performance Director Larry McIntosh discusses the importance of lateral movement to create space in the atta...


Passing Web: Ball Carrying

Carry the ball in the right position to be able to pass in all directions or to eliminate either way. Develop players technique and decision making on...


Overcoming on the ball nerves

6 drills and games designed to improve your players' on the ball confidence and improve their passing and dribbling decision making skills



Community Drills

pass and follow dribble exercise

Pass and follow:when carrying the ball, ask players to open their body to the pitch and carry the ball strong side *belly button to defenderthis ...

5 v 5 game

Split into 6 teams of equal numbers (probably 5-a-side). MIxed age groups. Each 3 teams use 1/4 of the pitch. 2 teams in bibs (2 different colours) 1 ...