Hockey Bowling – Wheeling

Hockey Bowling – Wheeling


  • Gymnasium or outdoor space with hard ground surface, street hockey ball, hockey stick, standing targets (e.g. empty plastic bottles or yoghurt containers).


  1. Stand up the targets, 20-30 centimetres apart, in front of a wall.
  2. Mark a shooting line about 2 metres from the targets.
  3. Children take turns trying to knock over the targets by shooting the ball at them.


  • If you want to make shooting easier, try using lighter, softer balls.
  • Try using shorter, lighter sticks for greater control.


This activity develops striking skills together with core strength.


  • Skill: Strike, Wheeling
  • 5 minutes
  • Suggested age: 5 - 12 years