Drills

9 Zone: No Pressure

category: Conditioned-Games

- Pitch split into 9 zones (3 x 3)
- 6 players
- Players should post between the different areas to move up the pitch...

Playing Into Space

category: Passing-Receiving

2 players have to cleverly pass the ball to each other to create an opportunity to pass through the goal to the other side (into space).

The...

Playing Into Space

category: Self-Pass

2 players have to cleverly pass the ball to each other to create an opportunity to pass through the goal to the other side (into space).

The...

Through Pass

category: Movement-off-the-ball

A line of attacking players stand outside the 23 metre line with a ball each, with one other attacking on the goal side of the grid. Inside the gri...

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England hockey: passing tips

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Community Drills

Basic Passing drill

2 players pass through the conesstarting close then moving further awayPush passholding stick correctlyincreasing power

5 v 5 game

Split into 6 teams of equal numbers (probably 5-a-side). MIxed age groups. Each 3 teams use 1/4 of the pitch. 2 teams in bibs (2 different colours) 1 ...

Accuracy passing 2

Player 1 pass through each pair of cones.One point for each 'goal'.When all passes complete move in anticlockwise direction.Winner has most po...