Drills

Wide pass forward Movement off...

Hockey Wide pass forward Movement off the ball Player 1 passes the ball across to player 2 who then passes up the wing to 3. Player 3 then crosses th...

Sweep Hit Video Techniques - H...

Hockey Sweep Hit Video Techniques The sweep is a variation from the hit pass. ... The stick is drawn back a short way and swept forwards along the gr...

simple press Roles and Respons...

Hockey simple press Roles and Responsibilities This animation is made to show my ... the World's Largest Field Hockey Coaching Resource and we're sti...

Rotations Indoor Hockey - Hock...

Hockey Rotations Indoor Hockey Work on the rotation. ... Game Rules 3 on 3 attacking in half the pitch 2 defenders used as feeders. forwards roll the...

1-1-3-3-3 formation

This set-up will see your team playing with a sweeper behind the back 3. The advantage of this system is that there is always a covering player to ...

1-1-3-4-2

This system gives support to the backline as well as the midfield.

It relies on the 2 forwards to do a lot of running in defence and play fu...

1-3-1-3-3

This system is more attacking then the sweeper behind system (1-1-3-3-3).

The advantage of this set-up is that you have a free player behind...

2 vs 1

Make a channel down the board by placing cones 7 - 10 metres away from the board
Forward passes the ball to the waiting forward on the half way lin...

2 vs 1 using board

Make a channel down the board by placing cones 7 - 10 metres away from the board
Forward passes the ball to the waiting forward on the half way lin...

Web Videos

How to play forward in field hockey

The field hockey forward is the chief scorer on the team, and must be fast, strong and accurate. Learn how to play forward in field hockey in this vid...

England hockey: creating space tips

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Sessions

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!

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