20 coaches from EHF‘s Top Coaches Project and Coaches for Europe Project attended the first coaches webinar of 2014. TCP Group 2 2014 and C4E Group 2 2014 joined the Group 1 of 2013.

Key note presenter Adrian Lock focused on the role of each member of the Defence Penalty Corner team and also stressed the need to pick suitable characters for each role. Bravery, alertness and concentration factors were discussed.

Adrian Lock, Head Coach Spanish Women
Adrian Lock, Head Coach Spanish Women

He debated with the group the need for drilling angles and positioning through many repetitions and discussed primary and secondary roles during Penalty Corner Defence.

The EHF Education Committee wishes to thank Adrian for agreeing to present and share his knowledge and would also like to thank Real Federación Española de Hockey for offering Adrian’s services.

The next EHF Coaching webinar will take place on 14th April at 8pm CET when David Ralph (Assistant Coach England Seniors) will present different styles of presses.