Hockey: Skills Techniques Tactics

Hockey: Skills Techniques Tactics

by Jane Powell


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Crowood Sports Guides provide sound, practical advice that will make you a better player, whether you are learning the basic skills, discovering more advanced techniques or reviewing the fundamentals of your sport. Features in this book are: Information boxes containing Top Tips and Key Points for the coach and player; Sequence photographs and detailed diagrams in color; An introduction to the history and rules of the game, and equipment; A thorough examination of the core skills of hockey [ball carrying, passing, shooting, and defending skills]; Tactical analysis of the attacking and defending principles of playing the game; Valuable advice on techniques, coaching, nutrition and the competitive structure within the sport.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781847971227
Publisher: Crowood Press, The
Publication date: 09/01/2009
Series: Crowood Sports Guides
Pages: 112
Product dimensions: 7.30(w) x 9.60(h) x 0.30(d)

About the Author

Jane Powell is a highly experienced coach and coach educator. She has been involved with hockey for over thirty years, firstly as an international player and then as a coach.

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