Drills

Jab Tackle

category: 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 stick or to tempt the player to ta...

Open Side Block Tackle

category: Defending-Skills

Strong low body position and balanced ready to move. Left foot forward, right foot back, stick on the ground or hovering slightly above the ground. ...

Web Videos

Ryde hockey core skills #3 - tackling

Ryde Hockey Club Director of Coaching Tim Collier offers some tips for players and coaches interested in mastering the core skills of hockey. In this ...

How to tackle in field hockey

Tackling in field hockey is essential to having a strong defense, and there are subtleties that a defender must know when attempting to tackle without...