Drills

Shave Tackle - Reverse

category: Video-Techniques

Hockey Shave Tackle - reverse Video Techniques - A shave challenge is when a defender makes a sweeping challenge from behind, moving the ball away fr...

Block Tackle Forehand

category: Video-Techniques

Hockey Block Tackle forehand Video Techniques - Performing a block stick challenge in an 1 v 1 situation.

Block Tackle - Reverse

category: Video-Techniques

Hockey Block Tackle - reverse Video Techniques - Using a reverse stick block challenge to gain possession of the ball.

Open Side Block Tackle

category: Defending-Skills

Hockey Open side Block Tackle Defending Skills Strong low body position and balanced ready to move. Left foot forward, right foot back, stick on the ...

One Handed Block - Reverse Stick

category: Defending-Skills

Hockey One Handed Block - Reverse Stick Defending Skills Players set up in ... The defender must then tackle the attacker with the flat face of their...

Reverse Stick Tackle

category: Defending-Skills

Hockey Reverse Stick Tackle Defending Skills - Utilising a reverse stick pick challenge - 2 lines of players - One player will dribble in a straight ...

Jab Tackle

category: Defending-Skills

Hockey Jab Tackle Defending Skills The jab can be used as a form of delay either to dispossess a player with the ball if the ball is away from the st...

1 V 1 (With A Gk)

category: Defending-Skills

The goalkeeper passes the ball to player 2 who on receiving the ball has to try and score a goal. As soon as they receive the ball the defender is ...

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Sessions

Winning the ball to break!

Turned over the ball? No big deal! Produce a team that are ready to work twice as hard to win the ball back!

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Community Drills

Possession and Close Control

Set up as shown in two teams. The idea is to keep the ball. Players in the centre need to pass and move around players on the outside can't be tac...

Goalie/ defence communication

attacker1 takes the ball into the D and passes to attacker 2. defender 1 tries to intercept or tackle attacker 1attacker 2 off loads it quickly t...

Sprint Attack vs Defence

Works on both attacking and defending skills.Working with players that are able to tackle and have an idea of simple game play.Both the attackers ...