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Nederlands elftal World Cup runners up Holland didn’t play the most convincing of games, but still succeeded in maintaining their impressive recent run of results. A fluid first half performance, characterized by lots of positional interaction among all forward and midfield players, ensured the victory, but the second half fade left an aftertaste of slight disappointment. Holland’s run in numbers Current national team manager Bert van Marwijk took charge 2008, and his first job was to lead Holland through the qualifiers for the 2010 World Cup.

PE - Games Teaching Ideas Catching Balloons - Help younger children with their co-ordination by using balloons in your PE lessons. Hoop Activity - A very enjoyable activity which encourages children to co-operate in order to complete the task. Through the Hoop - A fun team-building game which involves trying to climb through hoops! Primary PE Teaching Resources & Printables Physical Education display banner (Ref: SB6448) A printable banner for your school’s Physical Education display. A guide to modern field hockey tactics In the football world the tacticians and player developers are starting to take over at all the top clubs. Coaches within all sports must follow this trend and improve their knowledge and use of tactics not only in how they set their teams up but also with the ability to change tactics should that be necessary. In this piece I am going to discuss some of the tactics involved in modern hockey and consider their strengths and weaknesses. This discussion will take 3 parts; build up play, pressing and penalty corners will all be discussed. Build up play The first three systems I am going to discuss are the systems I was introduced to as I began hockey. - physical education and coaching information site Hockey Performance Academy EmailShare 961EmailShare Want to know what it takes to be a great midfielder? Rather than just share my own thoughts, I thought it would be better to ask a few trusted individuals who have reached the top level (i.e. international) either as a midfield player or as a coach.

Five drills to improve your agility – 23 May, 2013 - Australian Tennis Magazine Features - News and Features - News and Events - Tennis Australia Playing on clay requires excellent movement, footwork and agility. You can improve this area of your game by following these simple, high-energy drills. Melbourne, Australia, 23 May 2013 | Nathan and Giselle Martin | Australian Tennis Magazine 57 25 Agility is a key characteristic for success in tennis where you speed up, slow down and constantly change direction – all the while maintaining balance and control in some high pressure situations.

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