Hockey Accelerators: Advanced Programme

2019 Hockey Accelerators - Under 18 Advanced Programme 

Canterbury Hockey are excited to offer hockey players in the under 18 age group the chance to participate in our Hockey Accelerators - Under 18 Advanced Programme. This development programme caters for players who are looking work on their skills leading into Canterbury Under 18 Trials in April. Please note, Under 18 athletes who are involved in the Canterbury RPC programme are not recommended to register for this programme.

The price per participant is $100 for the four on field and two off field sessions, which will run for two Monday and Thursday evenings at Nga Puna Wai. The programme will cover a variety of target skills which are identified by our under 18 representative coaches. On top of these targets skills, athletes will get to work on their physical and technical skills as well as developing their tactical understanding of the game.

New to this years programme, we will be offering two off field presentations that will run after trainings on the following dates:

Thursday 21st March 6pm-6:45pm - Preparing for a trial

Monday 25th March 6pm-6:45pm - In-season workload management

Trainings Dates & Times

Boys & Girls will train at the same time on separate turfs
Thursday 14th March, Monday 18th March, Thursday 21st March & Monday 25th March
4:30pm - 6:00pm

Thursday 14th March, Monday 18th March, Thursday 21st March & Monday 25th March
4:30pm - 6:00pm

All trainings will take place on Nga Puna Wai 1 & 2

Players who fall within the 2019 Under 15 age group are not eligible for this programme.

Participants are responsible for registering themselves into the Canterbury Under 18 trials if they are interested in trialing.


Registrations close: Tuesday 12th March, 12pm.

All enquiries to:

Will Zhou
Community Hockey Officer
P: 03 360 3019