Drill Categories

Scoring on the break Drills

Scoring on the break is a very common form of attack in field hockey, if you watch the Australians you may believe it is the only form of attack. It o...

Drills

Full Court Press

category: Roles-and-Responsibilities

Hockey Full Court Press Roles and Responsibilities The difference between the Full Press, which puts pressure on the specific areas on the pitch (wid...

1/2 Court Press

category: Roles-and-Responsibilities

Hockey 1/2 Court Press Roles and Responsibilities The 1/2 court press is again a team effort and relies on all players joining in and being disciplin...

Simple Press

category: Roles-and-Responsibilities

Hockey simple press Roles and Responsibilities This animation is made to show my team The way we set up our press and where each player moves accordi...

Full Press - Puting Pressure On The Opposition

category: Roles-and-Responsibilities

Hockey Full Press - Puting Pressure on the Opposition Roles and Responsibilities The basis of the press is that no player commits to the ball but a ...

Outletting Through Midfield

category: Roles-and-Responsibilities

Hockey Outletting through midfield Roles and Responsibilities We will be working on ... halfcourt press with switch denial player high up the pitch D...

1-3-1-3-3

category: Roles-and-Responsibilities

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...

Choose A Folder...

The 1/2 court press is again a team effort and relies on all players joining in and being disciplined.

The 1/2 court press is a bit like spa...

1V1 - Scoring Challenge

category: Shooting-Goalscoring

Set up two lines of players as show in the image.

The players with the ball start from the middle of the pitch on the 23m line and run out t...

Web Videos

Ryde hockey: the defensive press

Ryde Hockey Club Women's 1st Grade Coach John Cullen discusses the principles of the press, an important defensive structure in hockey where the defen...

Ryde hockey - the "fall away" press

An overview of the "fall away" press by Ryde 1st Grade Captain Alex Jones. The fall away press is an alternative defensive structure to the full press...

Sessions

Passing under Pressure

Create pressure situations to improve how your players can pass when they're under pressure and have to think fast!

Passing while moving down the pitch

JUNIOR SESSION: Although a simple skill to perfect, it is massively effective to keep the momentum in your attacks. Improve your players ability to pa...

Answers

Community Drills

Autosave 53247722

Two Balls per grid,Exercise: Pass PressGoal: Get up to match speed and get our eye in. Quick, interlinking, pass and move play!

The Outside Press

The Running PressIt doesnt mattter if they pass to the left half or switch it like ive animated the concept is the same to try and keep them in one ch...