The 5 Technical Steps of Gonzalo Peillat’s Dragflick

In this short clip you will learn some of the most important details of the Argentinian hockey player Gonzalo Peillat. He is well known for his power and accuracy, and if you take note you might learn a lot from this video!

Gonzalo Peillat’s 5 technical main steps of the dragflick:

1. Step Sequence
2. Body Position
3. Stick Position
4. Ball Position
5. Follow Through


If you are looking to learn more about the drag flick, we suggest you to read the following articles:

Peillat’s drag flick technique: How far behind does he pick the ball and how does he finishes his shot?

A perfect example on how the drag flicker should do in order to avoid the first runner’s block!


By Pablo Mendoza

Pablo Mendoza is an FIH Hockey Academy Educator and the owner of A Hockey World. Contact: