West Hartford Field Hockey Fundamentals - July 31 - August 4, 5:00 -7:00PM
Age 8 - 14
Come have fun with field hockey! Coach Cathy Callahan and staff will lead this fun camp that will focus on learning and developing key field hockey skills. These include, but are not limited to stick work, dribbling, passing, basic defense, shooting, and receiving. Team concepts will be introduced, including passing combinations, and mini games. Fun practice techniques such as obstacle courses, exciting games, and friendly competitions will be used. Players will be grouped according to age and skill level. All levels of players are welcome and beginners will find this camp a great first step into field hockey.
Coach: Cathy Callahan, Conard HS Varsity Field Hockey Coach & Staff
Moritz Rumstadt is a coach and former German National Team U21 player who currently plays for the Mannheim Hockey Club in the German Level 1 Bundesliga. As a coach, he has led both U14 and U16 boys and girls to German State championships. From 2009 to 2014, he led his U14 boys team to 3 state championships. From 2012 to 2016, his U16 boys club won 2 state club championships and medaled in the German National U16 championship. Mr. Rumstadt will be joined by two players from his Mannheim Hockey Club's U16 girls team. Over the last three summers, 10 players who have attended this camp have participated in an exchange program with the Mannheim Hockey Club and have competed throughout Germany. Players who are interested in participating in this exchange program should notify Coach Rumstadt of their interest during the camp. **Offered now to players entering 5th - 12th grade.