Releasing Possession

Involves striking the sliotar, with either the hand or the hurley.

Many of these skills can be performed with a stationary sliotar or a moving sliotar,

while the player is stationary or while the player is moving.


Ground Strike


Ground Strike on the Run


Doubling Back


Striking from the Hand


Hand Pass


Overhead Strike


The following 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