Indian males’s hockey staff coach Graham Reid has said his aspect used the quarantine interval on the SAI facility to study nation’s “extraordinary” Olympic historical past.
- IANS Bengaluru
- Final Up to date: August 22, 2020, 2:05 PM IST
Chief coach of the Indian males’s hockey staff Graham Reid has said his aspect used the quarantine interval on the SAI facility to study nation’s “extraordinary” Olympic historical past.
The core probables of each males’s and ladies’s hockey groups returned to the Sports activities Authority of India campus earlier this month and underwent a two-week obligatory quarantine which ended earlier this week.
“Over the past two weeks, we used the time to study India’s extraordinary Olympic historical past,” Reid mentioned.
The gamers, most of whom usually use video video games and Netflix as pass-time, had been tasked with an task to current to the group over video convention their learnings from these particular person tales and the way they will implement these learnings as a staff going ahead of their quest for Olympic success.
“The gamers’ job was to review a variety of the Olympic tales and current to the group their particular person learnings and what can we use as a staff going ahead. Going by way of quarantine collectively is one thing we can utilise throughout our journey over the subsequent 12 months,” expressed Reid.
Wednesday onwards, the core group started primary sports activities actions with deal with cardio base. The following few weeks will probably be extra about planning and realigning gamers’ growth over the subsequent few months.
“We will probably be utilizing these subsequent few weeks to work on everybody’s growth plan and deal with ability growth whereas we will enhance their cardio base,” mentioned Reid including that the motion and selections they make as a staff will decide how they fare in Tokyo.
“I reminded the gamers that each motion and determination we make will assist us to both get nearer to our Olympic aim or additional away from it and informed them of the significance of the subsequent few months on this journey,” he mentioned.