Blocktackle is a defence technique. It consists of putting the stick on the ground to “pick up” the opponent’s ball. Precision in defense timing is important for good execution.
Slapshot is a striking movement that uses the push technique, but hitting the ball
The hit is an offensive movement designed to score on goal. With experience, it can also be used as a passing technique.
The push consists of pushing the ball to make a pass or score on goal. It is the most common movement for short and medium distances, in all game contexts.
The Flat is a passing movement designed to cover medium and long distances with great precision. It consists of a large, low motion to hit the ball.
The Sleep (or Dragflick), is a shot on goal movement similar to the push. It is notably used on the Penalty Corner (PC) phases. It can also be used as a pass.
The flick is an aerial pass movement. Depending on technical mastery and strength, it can cover short, medium and long distances.