Thursday, June 13, 2024

Keeping hockey active during lockdown

Hockey enthusiasts and pros used their initiative to keep up training and their love of the game during the first lockdown. Take some inspiration for lockdown 2.

Looking at drab paving proved too much for Jonathan Forey, who purchased some astro and got his children skills active, with some Disney figures.

With GB players locked out of Bisham and training at home, the central programme athletes with garage space have also gone green.

Back in March, all those weeks ago, Ireland’s Nicci Daly’s  daily #hockeyathomechallenge  went viral.

Due credit to coach Jimmy Culnane, who is three weeks into his hockey at home skills challenges. For the archive, click here

Back to the GB athletes and Tess Howard’s brilliant improvisation videos. From resistance training to striker reactions and garden shooting. Follow here

Not forgetting goalkeepers, top stopper Maddie Hinch has also been posting an array of different keeper techniques from her backyard

And here is a thread of the best of the rest we have seen in the last few weeks. Keep active, stay isolated.

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