This is an all skills camp that focuses on skill development. Field hockey drills and team play reflect the latest instructional techniques and challenge all players from beginner to advanced levels.
Instructional highlights include offensive and defensive skills, game situations and small game strategies. Campers are trained individually in all of the major fundamental areas of the game: hitting, 1v1 elimination skills, passing, scoring and defensive skills. Camp is open to individuals and teams. Players are grouped appropriately by age and ability. Teams train together. See team discount details in 'more details'.
WHAT'S INCLUDED IN THE FEE?
Overnight campers: Dormitory housing on campus and all meals are provided.
Extended Day campers (9am-9pm - except on ﬁrst and last day): Lunch and dinner are provided.
24-hour supervision is an important feature of every NIKE Field Hockey Camp. Staff members reside in campers’ quarters and participate in all activities.
*Please note, this information is subject to change.
2015 SESSION INFORMATION
Check-in: between 2:00-3:00pm on the first day of camp at Mission Park
Check-out: Graduation is at 11:00am on the last day
Extended Day Schedule: Sunday 3:00pm-8:30pm, Monday-Wednesday 8:45am-8:30pm, Thursday 8:45am-11:30am
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.
Campers Per Room: Singles, Roommate requests will be put next door to each other.
Roommates: guaranteed if requested 14 days prior to camp
Linens: Not provided
Air Conditioning: no, fan recommended
Key Deposit: $25
Spending Money: $40
Medical Facility: 2 athletic trainers are on-site and a doctor is on-call for emergencies
Transportation: Not provided, campers must arrange own transportation.
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.
Williams College is located in the scenic Berkshire Mountains of western Massachusetts, is a prestigious private school with a long history of training young student-athletes. Campers train on turf that was renovated in 2014.
Williams College is not a sponsor or co-sponsor of the Nike Field Hockey Camp.
Williams College is also hosting a Nike Lacrosse Camp this summer. For more information, click on the link.
Sample Daily Schedule
- 7:30 Breakfast
- 8:30-11:30 Morning training session- technical
- 12:00 Lunch
- 1:00 Rest
- 2:00-4:00 Afternoon training session
- 4:15-5:15 Swimming
- 5:15 Dinner
- 6:00-8:00 Evening training session- scrimmages
- 8:00-9:30 Evening activities
- 10:30 Lights out