Drills

Pass And Move Into Square

category: Possession

Hockey Pass and move into square Possession Set out grids 5 by 5 m. For the practice 1 player on each corner with 1 ball between 4. Player passes bal...

Name Your Pass

category: Possession

Hockey Name your Pass Possession Players have to name their pass before they give the ball. To encourage vision, introduce 2 balls.

Triangle Passing

category: Passing-Receiving

Hockey Triangle passing Passing & Receiving The triangle has sides of 1 metre in length. Player 1 passes the ball to player 2 . The receiver has to 1...

Pass And Move

category: Movement-off-the-ball

Hockey Pass and Move Movement off the ball Players have to pass the ball around the outside of the square with only 3 players. To make this possible,...

Long Handled Slap

category: Passing-Receiving

Hockey Long Handled Slap Passing & Receiving Double 'V' grip. Step to the ball with your hands low to the ground. Sweep the stick along the floor bef...

3 Man Weave

category: Passing-Receiving

Hockey 3 Man Weave Passing & Receiving - Three lines - Ball starts in the middle - Player makes a pass and then runs behind the player they have just...

First Touch

category: Passing-Receiving

Hockey First Touch Passing & Receiving - Picking the ball up on the move - Receiving the ball on the strongside - Changing direction from original po...

Passing - 3 Stage Drill

category: Warm-up-Games

Hockey Passing - 3 stage drill Warm-up Games 1. In the first stage players work in pairs, passing the ball back and forth across the grid. 2. In the ...

Dribble Pass Relay

category: Moving-with-the-ball

Hockey Dribble pass relay Moving with the ball Player 1 starts by running with the ball to the right hand cone, keeping the ball in contact with the ...

1 Hand Reverse Stick Hit

category: Video-Techniques

Players can use this technique when passing or shooting at goal.

Hold the stick with your palms facing upwards and turn the stick so that th...

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England hockey: passing tips

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Community Drills

Autosave 64355664

4 v 4 4 Goal GameScore through any of the goals by passing the ball to a teammate on the opposite side of the goal.

hour glass pass

Passing drill with two balls, where passes go in multiple directions.Quick passing and intensity is essential

Circle Passing

Players split evenly into 5 lines behind the conesBalls are passed between cones following the arrowsEach player follows their pass and joins the line...

3 v keeper

P1 cuts around cone to recieve ball from coach pile then turns around to take ball in to shoot. P2 & P3 are looking to support P1 and give passing...