Field Hockey Canada Newsletter – Summer 2023
2023 FIELD HOCKEY CANADA NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS
Field Hockey Canada is currently hosting the 2023 National Championships in Brampton, ON. The U18 tournament is complete and featured incredible hockey in both the women’s and men’s division. The U16 tournament starts on August 9, 2023. Recap the U18 tournament and follow all the action here.
CONGRATULATIONS TO THIS YEAR’S U18 MEDALISTS
U18 Women’s Division
GOLD – BC Blue
SILVER – Ontario
BRONZE – BC White
U18 Men’s Division
GOLD – BC
SILVER – Ontario
BRONZE – Alberta
COACH EDUCATION SESSIONS – REGISTER NOW!
Field Hockey Canada is proud to announce that the Women’s National Team coaching staff, consisting of the celebrated Olympic Gold medal-winning duo Danny Kerry and Kate Richardson-Walsh, will be leading a coach education seminar series.
SESSION DATES & TIMES
- Thursday, August 9th [530pm PDT]: Coaching and the development of skill – Theory and Practice.
- Tuesday, August 15th [530pm PDT]: Coaching and the development of team understanding – Theory and Practice.
- Thursday, August 17th [530pm PDT]: An overview of the modern international game and implications for coaching
Field Hockey Canada is excited to announce the launch of ‘Join our Journey’ sponsorship campaign. The initiative reaches out across our Canadian field hockey community to give organizations and companies the opportunity to join Field Hockey Canada on the journey to international success at all levels. CLICK FOR MORE
Kate Perry appointed Director of Performance Science
Kate Perry, an accomplished sport science expert from West Vancouver, BC will be taking on the role of Director of Performance Science.
Read the full story here.
Field Hockey New Brunswick becomes an official Provincial Sport Organization
Field Hockey Canada is thrilled to recognize the recent formation of Field Hockey New Brunswick, the sport’s newest provincial sport organization. Read the full story here.
FIELD HOCKEY CANADA HALL OF FAME
Field Hockey Canada was thrilled to host an in-person Hall of Fame event on July 31 in Brampton, Ontario. The event featured many Ontario and Eastern based inductees from the past several years honoured by each other and members of the hockey community. Field Hockey Canada is excited to host a similar event next summer honouring the western-based inductees.
Be on the lookout in the month of August for celebratory posts and videos celebrating the class of 2022. Read for more.
THANK YOU to our Club Partners!
West Vancouver Field Hockey Club & Tamanawis Field Hockey Society