Sunday, September 19, 2021

Coaching

Field hockey tips book addressed by coach for the player

Have you ever thought about what should you perceive before receiving the ball? And what is the first thing to attend after receiving it? Have you ever noticed how intelligent players defend inside the circle? And how do they use their...

‘Juniors need to play with a scoreboard more’ – An Englishman abroad’s hockey takeaways

Coaching Lab founder Jack Rolfe speaks to The Hockey Paper on his experiences coaching in Australia The influence of growing up on grass does impact players, there is a high priority focus on how players trap the ball and share...
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Hockey Mentors project will help junior players make the most of circumstances

In the third part of an exclusive series, GB goalkeeper Ollie Payne aims to focus on solutions to unite the hockey family in making the sport more accessible I am a firm believer that young athletes should look at the...

‘It’s time to lift hockey’s inclusion barriers – we are missing out on so much talent’

In the first of an exclusive series on the Hockey Mentors Project, founder Jack Childs explains why he created the newly-launched concept alongside star players Lots of people were talking about increasing the talent pool in English/GB Hockey. We needed...

Holly Hunt joins Pangbourne hockey coaching staff

Great Britain and England Hockey elite development player Holly Hunt has joined Pangbourne College's hockey coaching staff. Hunt's focus will be on coaching girls hockey across all ages in the Berkshire school. She said: “It’s been fantastic to, finally, get out...

February half-term hockey camps: Remote skills coaching with MT13

Looking to get your children hockey active in Lockdown 3.0? MT13 has launched its February half-term hockey camp offerings which will see a series of innovative courses run remotely. At the beginning of Lockdown 3.0, MT13 finished what it believes...

Karen Brown to mentor UK Sport aim of doubling female coaches

Former GB Hockey women's coach Karen Brown will mentor a new UK Sport programme which aims to more than double the representation of female coaches in the Olympic and Paralympic high-performance community by the Paris Olympics in 2024. Currently, only...

Lilly Holmes, 13, in running for sportswomen of year award

When Lilly Holmes' mum received an email from the Sunday Times revealing that she had been shortlisted for the prestigious Sportswomen of the Year awards it came as "a complete shock" for the 13-year-old hockey player. That she was nominated...

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...

What hockey can learn from cricket’s protection

By Angus Porter Cricket and hockey are sports in which a hard ball can travel on an unpredictable path, at speeds in excess of 80mph. So whilst fatalities are thankfully rare, we should not be surprised when serious injuries occur...
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Alan Forsyth on GB Hockey Olympics: I gave away all my kit

Alan Forsyth, English club hockey's leading scorer who was picked as a GB reserve in Tokyo, has revealed he...
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