Contesting Possession

Involves many of the skills used to tackle an opponent in possession, or to contest for possession when neither player is in possession of the sliotar. 


Frontal Block




Shoulder Clash


Ground Frontal Block


Ground Flick


Batting a Ball Overhead

The above links will bring you to the GAA Learning site, where there are videos showing these skills

  1. Key Points

  2. Common Errors

  3. Example Drills

  4. Example Activities