The Hockey NSW benchmarks were published by hockey NSW in 2012. They are a great guide as to what Hockey NSW is looking for in representative players for different age groups. They are a good place to start when thinking about the important skills and concepts to coach to your team. They include everything from hockey skills to fitness and are another really good resource. Click on this link below to view the document.
Level 1 Booklet
Hockey Australia have just released this fantastic level 1 coaching booklet, which is the ideal to compliment for any coach but particularly our new level 1 coaches. The booklet covers key hockey skills and techniques, breaking them down into simple easy to coach steps. Click on this link below to view the document.
Aussiehockey.com.au – fantastic new initiative from Hockey Australia, Aussie Hockey is slowy growing it’s database of skills and knowledge to help you become a more knowledgable coach.
Planetfieldhockey.com – a fairly good website that provides drills and more!