Block tackle – tips and techniques

https://youtu.be/qCiQ_q-UQqA Here's a few clips I've found that can help you learn more about block tackling in hockey. A block tackle is a useful way to steal the ball from an opponent - but what's the best way to do it perfectly? # Force player on to your strong stick side by lining up your …

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Here’s what a top hockey coach observed at the 2014 world cup…

Tasmanian Institute of Sport Hockey Coach Andrew McDonald (pictured below) attended the World Cup for a HA Coach education study tour.Here are some of his fascinating observations about what he saw there. His notes identify trends in play - and training implications for this. For example, the increasing use of shave tackles and what this means for where and how …