Tag: goal kicking

Avoid Goal Kicking Yips

How To Avoid The Goal Kicking Yips

SUMMARY: Set shot goal kicking has not improved after a hundred years of AFL, even though the kicking efficiency of today's modern players has increased significantly. So why do players choke up in front of goal? Turns out it has...

/ August 12, 2015
Forward Crumbing Drill

Forward Crumbing Drill – Creating offensive opportunities

A simple yet highly effective goal kicking drill that teaches players how to crumb the ball while providing your key forwards with some much needed marking practice. A small localised drill great for developing the spearhead in your attack. Forward...

/ June 9, 2011
Running Goal Kicking Drill

Running Goal Kicking – Game Simulated Pressure

This is a goal kicking drill that allows players to practice their running kicking at goal while under game-simulated pressure. At the time of publishing this drill, the Adelaide Crows regularly performed this drill during their pre-game warm ups. Running...

/ September 26, 2010
Subiaco Forward Training Principles

How The Subiaco Football Club Coaches Their Forwards

SUMMARY: Imagine going behind the closed doors of a leading WAFL football club and seeing what they were doing to develop their forwards.Well in this article, Subiaco Assistant / Forwards Coach David Sierakowski does just all that and more to...

/ August 1, 2008
Goal Kicking Technique

Coaching Goal Kicking Technique

With Simon Goosey, Specialist Forward Coach with the Western Bulldogs and Arguably The Greatest Forward Never To Play AFL Summary: Goal kicking technique is an important part of our game and one that can be surprisingly hard to teach sometimes....

/ March 4, 2008