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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...

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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 ...

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...

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...

Block Tackle Forehand

category: Video-Techniques

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

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Tackling boxesBox 1: Double hand block tackle

Channeling Defensive Drill

Att1 Dribbles down the pitch trying to pass to Att2. Def1 tries to keep Att1 from passing, without tackling. By the time Att1 gets to Def2, Def2 attem...

Defensive tackling box

The aim is for the blue player to put the ball through the 2 red conesthe red player has to stop that from happening by tackling/intercepting the ball...

Tracking back and tackling

Red player passes the ball through the white gate.Blue player intercepts and runs for goal.Red player has to run through the red gate and then has to ...