Drill Categories

Defending Skills Drills

A hockey defender's main role is to stop the attack, regain possession of the ball and pass the ball to a fellow player to begin an attack from the ba...


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...

6 Zone: Passive Defending

category: Conditioned-Games

- 6 on 6 drill
- Split a half pitch into 6 sections
- A forward and a defender should be in each section
- Defenders can only interc...

Attacking Tight Peel

category: Passing-Receiving


Objective: To get the attacking player to r...

Channelling Proud To Coach

category: Roles-and-Responsibilities

Difficulty of the skill: Red - a difficult core skill for ages 7-9 years and upwards. As players progress and develop the difficul...



Community Drills

Core 1:

Tackling boxesBox 1: Double hand block tackle

Pairs tackling

Player with ball plays into Blue player, the other red player channels them into the original players block tackle.Once the ball is turnedover the Red...

3 vs 3 or 4 vs 4

The group will be split into 2 groups of 3 and 2 groups of 4. There will be a 3 vs 3 and a 4 vs 4. Two of the teams will be in bibs and the others wil...

Autosave 50264533

Conditioned game:Split into ability groups by bib colour. Greens at one end of pitch, oranges at other end.2 games at opposite ends of pitch, using ri...