Drills

The Slap Pass

category: Video-Techniques

Hockey The Slap Pass Video Techniques Body position low Head and eyes steady until completion of pass Balanced transfer of weight from left to right ...

1-1-3-3-3 Formation

category: Roles-and-Responsibilities

Hockey 1-1-3-3-3 formation Roles and Responsibilities This set-up will see your team playing with a sweeper behind the back 3. The advantage of this ...

Open Side Block Tackle

category: Defending-Skills

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...

Close Circles: Scoring Under Pressure

category: Shooting-Goalscoring

Hockey Close Circles: Scoring under pressure Shooting & Goalscoring - 5 vs 5 - Played ... search our library of 1000+ hockey drills; create your own ...

Web Videos

England hockey: creating space tips

This is an excellent series of coaching videos produced by England Hockey to help players develop their skills. Want to see more? Just subscribe! Enjo...

Field hockey midfield play

This video shows a back four building up and creating space at the midfield. Important is the role of the pivot (centre midfielder) in the box (the sp...

Sessions

Receiving the ball under pressure

Conditioned games to improve your players' peripheral vision, so they can use their first touch when receiving the ball to move into space

Answers

Community Drills

1 v 1 Defence practice

1 attacker v 1 defender. Defender starts with ball and passes to attacker.Attacker tries to move around defender. Defender focuses on low body positio...

Channelling & Tackling

Tackle BoxesChannelling DrillChannelling on GoalTackle Boxes1 vs 1Focusing on tackling techniquesDefence working back on the defensive lineFocusing on...