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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...

Block Tackle Forehand

category: Video-Techniques

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

Tackle - Shave

category: Video-Techniques

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

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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...

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...

Channelling & Tackling

Tackle BoxesChannelling DrillChannelling on GoalTackle Boxes1 vs 1Focusing on tackling techniquesDefence working back on the defensive lineFocusing on...