Coach O'Connor and her staff have field hockey camp down to a science. Each day is packed with small sided games, practice tactics, and game tactics. Players gain confidence and enthusiasm for the game while receiving focused, intense, and fun instruction. Everyone is grouped based on their skill level to insure that each player is benefiting from their time spent at Adelphi University. This program is designed to benefit individuals and teams alike. See more information about our team discount in 'more details'.
A physical, signed by a doctor, is needed in order to participate in this camp. A copy of a physical that you may already have is accepted. Forms are collected on the first day of camp. Please see registration packet for more details. Registration packets are emailed to registered campers beginning in the spring.
What's included in the fee?
Camp instruction runs from 8:30am-3pm daily and each camper is given a reversible jersey. Lunch is not provided. Campers are asked to bring a sack lunch with them each day.
*Please note, this information is subject to change.
Day Camp June 29-July 2, 2015
- Monday June 29th: Arrive between 8:30-9:00am at the competition field/Center for Recreation.
- Tuesday & Wednesday: Drop off at 8:30am and pick up at 3:00pm at the field.
- Thursday July 2nd: Graduation starts at 2:30pm.
Players Grouped by: skill, age, years of experience
Evaluation: Written by coaching staff
Equipment Needed: hockey stick, water bottle, mouth guard, shin guards, court and turf shoes and goalies must bring full goalie protective equipment
Facility: Campers train on turf fields. If it rains, there are indoor courts available.
Spending Money: $40
If eight or more campers register together, as a group by mail or fax, each camper will receive a $30 discount. Click “Get Brochure” above and print the application. All applications must be received at the same time via mail or fax. If all members of your group pay with a Visa or MasterCard, feel free to fax your applications to 415-479-6061 to expedite processing. Late or individual registrations are not eligible to receive the group discount. Discount does not apply to team only camps.
Located near Long Island’s parks and beaches, the 75-acre Adelphi University campus is only 45 minutes from New York City, offering a safe, suburban campus environment for our camp.
Adelphi University is also hosting a Nike Lacrosse Camp this summer. For more information click on the link.
Sample Daily Schedule
- 8:30-11:30 Skills/small game tactics
- 11:30-12:30 Lunch
- 12:30:1:30 Lecture/demo
- 1:30-3:00 Games