Drag flick – Canadian national team captain shares his tips

  https://youtu.be/KJyUmj6Nycs Canadian national team captain Scott Tupper shares a few tips on how he executes a winning drag flick... # Start moving towards the ball when it has half way across the D after the injector has released it. # Carry the ball as long as possible # Really release through to the goal …

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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 …

Defending penalty short corners

Tips and information on how to defend a penalty corner... This is Dutch international Tjerk's powerpoint on offensive and defensive corners This post has a great video with captions about defending a short corners https://playbetterfieldhockey.wordpress.com/2015/01/05/how-to-play-left-back-defender-in-field-hockey/ This is a short but easy follow video that looks a bit more like club hockey might. In the higher level Olympic …