Drills

1 v 1 - Channelling Defending ...

Hockey 1 v 1 - Channelling Defending Skills Split your group into two teams - defenders ... the World's Largest Field Hockey Coaching Resource and we...

Covering defender Defending Sk...

Hockey Covering defender Defending Skills Temporary footage Players should not ... The close player takes upa low stance and moves left and right of ...

Cover Defence Defending Skills...

Hockey Cover Defence Defending Skills Simple exercise without a ball to ... 5m behind the front defender) tracks and copies the direction of movement...

Open side Block Tackle Defendi...

Hockey Open side Block Tackle Defending Skills Strong low body position and balanced ready to ... Position of feet and stick make a strong triangle s...

Jab Tackle Defending Skills - ...

Hockey Jab Tackle Defending Skills The jab can be used as a form of delay either to dispossess a player with the ball if the ball is away from the st...

Defence the circle Defending S...

Hockey Defence the circle Defending Skills Defender passes the ball. Attackers go 1 on 1 and try to penetrate the circle. Defenders priority is to st...

Channelling Defending Skills -...

Hockey Channelling Defending Skills Two defenders can work together to channel. ... First defender channelling should dictatce the direction of the a...

Defending in pairs Defending S...

Hockey Defending in pairs Defending Skills Players from the 23 metre line ... This player, on receiving the ball, can try to run the ball, under cont...

Interception - Open Stick Defe...

Hockey Interception - Open Stick Defending Skills in this video the defender times ... To practice this skill set up players in groups of three, with...

Attackers defending Defending ...

Hockey Attackers defending Defending Skills Attacker starts with the ball gives the ball to the defender who has to try and run in possession of the ...

1 v 2 break defense Defending ...

Hockey 1 v 2 break defense Defending Skills Players work in pairs in this drill ... At the same time one player from the defending pair also runs aro...

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Ryde hockey core skills: defence

For our coaches. A brief session outline for our junior coaches to ensure they hit on the key technical points associated with defensive channelling.

Sessions

Defensive reactions - Defendin...

Hockey: Defensive reactions - Defending the break! ... This session works on 1v1 and team defending against the fast break, getting your ... The reas...

The Four Defending Principles ...

Hockey: The Four Defending Principles. Home · Hockey ... This session is designed to remind your players of the various defending principles. With y...

Session 9: Defend and Press | ...

This session is available as part of an Interactive Coaching Pack, scroll down to ... of the 8 week hockey programme is to develop a man2man defense ...