Monthly Archives: December 2014

Gadget that helps you learn to dragflick. Does it work?

There’s a machine available to help you learn to dragflick. It’s what amounts to an elevated platform. It’s called the Sleeppush – and looks like a mini ski slope. But does it work – and can you buy one? From … Continue reading

Posted in Drag flicking, Equipment, Short penalty corners | Tagged

Pitch talk and calling during a game: here’s a clever call hockey players can make

I’ve just attended one of the new England Hockey coaching workshops ‘Coaching for Club Players’. It was led by England and GB hockey international, and talented coach, Darren Cheesman and was full of valuable information. During the course, Darren talked … Continue reading

Posted in Eliminating defenders, Positioning on the pitch, Tips for attackers