You have to use the base line like this in field hockey

  https://youtu.be/nQySfsSvLQg Positioning yourself available for a pass on the baseline is a great way to make space. Defenders hate it. Look at what the player in white does around nine seconds into this clip of Bowdon Hightown v University of Birmingham. She heads for the baseline giving the player who has moved the ball …

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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 about noise and calling on the pitch - and how effective it can be in upping …