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...

Skill Circuit Drills

These hockey skill circuit drills will give you great ideas on how to create fun and engaging practice sessions for your players. They're also ideal i...

Drills

Use Footwork To Create Space

category: Video-Techniques

Hockey Use footwork to create space Video Techniques 2 v 1 situation using a quick change of pace to eliminate the defender Coaching Points Pass the ...

Use Footwork To Create Space (Reverse)

category: Video-Techniques

Hockey Use footwork to create space (reverse) Video Techniques 2 v 1 situation using a quick change of pace to eliminate the defender Coaching Points...

Self Pass To Create 2 Vs 1

category: Self-Pass

Hockey Self Pass to create 2 vs 1 Self Pass 2 v 1 with depth. Blue player starts with a self pass and runs at the defender with the option of then pa...

Use Footwork To Create Space

category: 2-v-1

Hockey Use footwork to create space 2 v 1 2 v 1 situation using a quick change of pace to eliminate the defender Coaching Points Pass the ball in to ...

Two Jokers - Create The 6 Vs 4

category: Conditioned-Games

Hockey Two Jokers - Create the 6 vs 4 Conditioned Games Set up a grid (size depends on the ability of your players) and nominate 2 players as the the...

Creating Space To Receive The Ball

category: Movement-off-the-ball

Hockey Creating Space to Receive the Ball Movement off the ball Player 3 runs into the channel. At the same time player 1 passes the ball to player 2...

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Web Videos

England hockey: creating space tips

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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...

Sessions

Posting up and Overlapping

Get your players taking up forward positions on the pitch and overlapping to offer extra attacking options!

Forward Running - Positive Play

Carry the ball with confidence and run at goal! Teach your players to switch the ball and feed the lines to get the ball up the pitch!

Answers

Community Drills

Possession / movement off the ball

Possession gameif the ball is passed across a throw down line, then the player who passed the ball has to run over that throw down linerunning over th...

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...

Copy of Autosave 75819305

Players have to stay within their zone.Can create different rules - teams have to use player in middle or they can gain an extra point if they skip th...

Rolling 4 v 2

two teams. Blue team attacks reds when the play is over blue team go to side and red team collect 2 more players from the corner and attack 2 new blue...