1v1 tag variations are a fun and competitive way to get players warmed up for practice. Players typically enjoy tag games and I’ve found that these are good to use following a general dynamic warm-up.
Treasure hunters is a fun invasion game where players are put into four teams and each team tries to steal soccer balls from the opposing teams.
Rock, paper, scissors tag is a partner tag game that can be used to emphasize quick thinking. In this version, whichever partner wins moves up the ladder while the losing partner moves down the ladder.
Two yard tag is a fun partner tag game that is great to use following a general dynamic warm-up. Continue reading “Two Yard Tag”
Pinnie grabbers is a fun warm-up game to get players moving. In this game players try to steal pinnies from the other players.
Capture the cone is a competitive game that kids enjoy. It can be used in physical education classes or as a fun game to mix things up at soccer practice.
The tic-tac-toe warm-up drill takes the classic game of tic-tac-toe and turns it into a fun warm-up relay competition.
The three zone skill race provides players an opportunity to practice heading, volleying, and passing while progressing through zones.
Header tag is a competitive warm-up game that players enjoy to work on heading ability.
Across the field is a classic partner warm-up designed to help players work on basic soccer skills.