Drills

Defence the circle Defending S...

Hockey Defence the circle Defending Skills Defender passes the ball. Attackers go 1 on 1 and try to penetrate the circle. Defenders priority is to st...

Marking Defending Skills - Hoc...

Hockey Marking Defending Skills Temporary footage Players should not wear ... the ball The defender has to shadow and stay goalside of the attacker a...

Roller Ball Warm-up Games - Ho...

Hockey Roller Ball Warm-up Games Players don't need a stick for this practice which ... A few balls between a group of 6 with one or two defenders we...

Cone Dribble Practices For Jun...

Hockey Cone Dribble Practices For Juniors Put out a long line of cones, with 30cm between each cone. This is always a good warm up exercise, ideal fo...

Interception - Open Stick Defe...

Hockey Interception - Open Stick Defending Skills in this video the defender times ... To practice this skill set up players in groups of three, with...

Kicking Warm-Up Goal keeping -...

Hockey Kicking Warm-Up Goal keeping The ball is fed into the goalkeeper in the middle of the goal. The goalkeeper has to kick the ball back to either...

Open side Block Tackle Defendi...

Hockey Open side Block Tackle Defending Skills Strong low body position and balanced ready to ... Position of feet and stick make a strong triangle s...

Pass and receive Warm-up Games...

Hockey Pass and receive Warm-up Games The blue team position themselves tactically around the area. Players with the ball make a pass to one of the s...

Jailbreak Warm-up Games - Hock...

Hockey Jailbreak Warm-up Games One team runs clockwise round the inside of the circle with the other team running anti-clockwise around the outside o...

Covering defender Defending Sk...

Hockey Covering defender Defending Skills Temporary footage Players should not ... The close player takes upa low stance and moves left and right of ...

Passing - 3 stage drill Warm-u...

Hockey Passing - 3 stage drill Warm-up Games 1. ... Finally in the third zone players get into groups of 3 and pass the ball around the corners of th...

Web Videos

Field hockey 101: defending

Field Hockey - #3 Defending with Jeremy Hayward CD22 at REDS HOCKEY CLUB - Perth, Western Australia Kookaburra Jeremy Hayward (Australia) ...

Ryde hockey: the defensive press

Ryde Hockey Club Women's 1st Grade Coach John Cullen discusses the principles of the press, an important defensive structure in hockey where the defen...