Goal Scoring Challenge VS Eva De Goede (5 Ways to Score in Field Hockey)

Last week dutch international hockey player & double Olympic Gold medalist, Eva De Goede, shared her top field hockey defending tips to help you tackle better, plus more… If you missed it, check it out here In the video this week (below), myself and Eva decided to go head to head in a goal scoring…

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How To Tackle in Field Hockey With Eva De Goede (2 x Olympic Gold Medalist)

Being a striker myself I have the tendency to focus more on attacking skills, so for a change I decided to bring in one of the best field female hockey players in the world to teach you how to tackle in field hockey. It’s my good friend, the dutch international and triple Olympian Eva De…

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How Ellie Became A Professional Hockey Player

Many hockey players dream of playing for their country and very few get the opportunity to play hockey as their full-time career. What does it take to break into the top level and to ultimately get paid to play hockey? I recently spoke to HPA member and England & GB International, Ellie Rayer who recently made her Senior International…

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‘Playing In Front Of A Big Crowd’ With England & Australia Hockey Junior Internationals

During the Junior Hockey World Cup we’ve been doing a few interviews with some of the key players to find out what it takes to make that level… The last two interviews we did were with German internationals:  What Separates Good Players That Miss Out From Players That Make It How To Reach The Next Level…

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What Really Separates Good Players (With Potential) That Miss Out From Players That Make The Cut

Many hockey players dream of playing at a World Cup or the Olympics, but only a few make it… What is it that separates good players who have potential but miss out and are overlooked from the players that make it? As an outsider it may seem that it’s skill or ability but in most cases, that is…

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Exclusive Interview With Junior World Cup Hockey Player From Germany Reveals Her Secrets

With the Junior World Cup currently happening in Chile we decided to do an exclusive interview with one of Germanys top strikers, Hannah Gablac. In The Video Below Junior World Cup Hockey Super Striker Reveals: A few examples of her pre-game rituals she does before a game How she recovers physically for her next game What you…

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What It Takes To Become A Junior Hockey World Cup Super Striker

It’s so refreshing to see young players coming up through the ranks, whether it’s at club or national level. With the upcoming Junior Hockey World Cup (men & women) there will be a showcase of talent that we can look forward to. One player in particular that I have been impressed by and who is featuring…

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How Rachel Went From Club Player To International Masters Hockey In Just 12 Months

In sport, there is often a huge emphasis placed on getting results… This week I had a catchup chat with a HPA Member who has seen massive results in the last 12 months. Rachel is a great example of someone who took action on what she learn’t, proving how accountability and a deliberate focus can produce the results…

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7 Most Memorable Field Hockey Moments at Rio 2016 Olympics

How exciting has the Rio 2016 Olympics been? Field hockey got so much attention at the Games, but unfortunately many people weren’t able to watch as many games as they would’ve liked because of the time differences. There were so many magical moments that I want to highlight but I couldn’t possibly mention them all, so here are…

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Meet USA Field Hockey Super Striker: Katie Bam

Katie Bam, formerly Katie O’Donnell is one of the most exciting and successful USA field hockey players, winning a range of awards over her hockey playing career. She has been a major feature in the Rio 2016 Olympic Games scoring 5 goals so far, including a hat-rick against Japan. Team USA (ranked 5th in the world) have…

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