This basic drill to practice the Frontal Block technique requires the players to turn and block 


  • Divide the Players into groups of three
  • Place 3 cones in a line approximately 2 meters apart; one player at each cone
  • Player A and Player B in turn strike an imaginary ball
  • The centre player moves to block Player A and Player B in turn
  • The coach may count or talk the players through the stages of the technique to help them with the sequence and the timing
  • Change the centre player after a set time

STEP Variation

Equipment - To increase the challenge; introduce a ball, for example a First Touch sliotar