Drill Categories

Movement off the ball Drills

Movement off the ball is vital if you want your hockey players to get into space to receive a pass and open up opportunities for attacks to develop. T...


4 Goal Game

category: Conditioned-Games

Game with 4 goals - where each team has two goals in which they can score.

Make sure that the distance between the 2 goals encourages the pla...

Attacking From A Hit In

category: Game-related

4 vs 2 from a sideline ball

Play wall pass with LM and look for forward options.

LB plays ball to LW, LW should keep the line free th...

Conditioned Play

category: Overload-situations

With 3 v 2 with a compulsory pass (hit in from the side line) RW feeds the ball to RM and then all 3 attackers have to try and score a goal.

Web Videos

England hockey: creating space tips

This is an excellent series of coaching videos produced by England Hockey to help players develop their skills. Want to see more? Just subscribe! Enjo...

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...



Community Drills

Autosave Video - 26/10/2014

Receiving at centre half from left to right, sweep pass to the rightLead away to create space then lead into space, pre scan, receive ball across body...

Create space in front

Structure:"A" passes to "B", while C goes to one of the closest cones from the goal and then to the front of the circle. "C&q...

PC 7

insertpass to righthit on goaloptional: tiptipper should come from behind to create space for his/her self

4v2 possesion squares

split the group into 6s with 2 players in bibs in the middle of the square. The 4 players round the outside have to look after the ball. If the defend...