Drills

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...

Marking Defending Skills - Hoc...

Hockey Marking Defending Skills Temporary footage Players should not wear baseball ... to receive the ball The defender has to shadow and stay goalsi...

Defensive Awareness Defending ...

Hockey Defensive Awareness Defending Skills The attackers (Red Players) have to try and dribble the ball around one of the red cones in the middle an...

Channelling Defending Skills -...

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

Double team Defending Skills -...

Hockey Double team Defending Skills The first defender over commits to the forehand side to make the player in possession turn away. The second defen...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Short Corner Defence 3 - 1 Set...

Hockey Short Corner Defence 3 - 1 Set Pieces Setup the defence as shown with 2 defenders inside the goal on either post. In front of them are two run...

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...

Passing the ball out from the ...

Hockey Passing the ball out from the back Defending Skills 4 players spread the ball round the back standing in defensive formation by their cone. Th...

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 ...

Web Videos

Field hockey 101: defending

Field Hockey - #3 Defending with Jeremy Hayward CD22 at REDS HOCKEY CLUB - Perth, Western Australia Kookaburra Jeremy Hayward (Australia) ...