Drill Categories

Passing & Receiving Drills

Passing and receiving are fundamental skills in the game of field hockey and determine the success of your team. The best teams make the ball do the w...

Drills

Aerial Launch

category: Video-Techniques

- Performing the aerial pass in pairs
- Stand around half a stick length away from the ball
- Step into the movement with left foot in li...

Aerial Pass 1: Over The Chasm

category: Passing-Receiving

- Performing the aerial pass in pairs
- Stand around half a stick length away from the ball
- Step into the movement with left foot in li...

Aerial Pass 1: Over The Chasm

category: Session-Videos

- Performing the aerial pass in pairs
- Stand around half a stick length away from the ball
- Step into the movement with left foot in li...

Disguised Upright Passing

category: Eliminating-a-Player

- Two lines of players
- Use a disguised push pass to manoeuvre around the cones
- Pass should be played at 90 degrees

Web Videos

Ryde hockey: basics of pushing

Ryde Hockey Club High Performance Coaching Adviser Larry McIntosh covers the importance of staying low and keeping the stick on the ball when executin...

Answers

Sessions

Putting MORE power in the push pass

Teach the push pass to improve your players' passing technique, and their ability to make accurate passes over short-medium distances

Unlocked

Masterclass - Passing for Possession

Masterclass in the dark arts of passing. Develop your team's passing and help them to get the ball for longer with this possession session!

Unlocked

Improving push passing speed

Beef up your players passing with this push pass technique session working on transfer of weight and technique

Unlocked

Community Drills

Channel dribbling

Set the drill up as the diagram shows.Players to demonstrate both dribbling techniques, push passing, and trapping the ball.

Push pass and shoot

Set two cones up parrallel to the goal. Player A push passes to player B who pushes passes into the goal.Rotate onto opposite cones. Each player to co...

Basic Passing drill

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