13 Academy

13 Academy Program 2019

Age eligibility: Athletes born 2006


72 boys / 72 girls (field players)

8 boys / 8 girls (goalkeepers)

Program Cost: $425+ GST

How do I get selected into the 13 Academy?

  1. Athletes selected in the 2018 U12 Schoolsport team and either 2018 WA U13 team will receive automatic entry invitations
  2. The remaining places will be selected from a Draft camp conducted on Sunday 24th February
  • Group 1 – 2pm – 5pm @ PHS / Group 2 – 5pm – 8pm @ PHS

What happens at the draft camp?

Athletes will play a series of micro games, undergo skill assessment activities and be involved in group activities looking at the ability to contribute to group dynamics and problem solve.

To register for the draft camp click here.


  • HWA Academy Head Coach / 13 Academy Lead Coach
  • 7 x Support Coaches
  • 1 x Goalkeeping Coach

To apply for a coaching role within the HWA Academy Programs, please click here.

Video Resource:

Skill Development and exploration focus examples – athletes will be forwarded a link to download upon their confirmation into the program.

Uniforms: Athletes will receive a training shirt as part of the program levy, extra training shirts and Academy jumpers are available to order through Just Hockey as optional uniform items.

Program overview: 

Training Sessions:

Sunday 10th March, 8:00-10:00am @ PHS

Sunday 17th March, 8:00-10:00am @ PHS

Sunday 24th March, 8:00-10:00am @ PHS

Sunday 31st March, 8:00-10:00am @ PHS

Sunday 7th April, 8:00-10:00am @ PHS

Sunday 10th November, 8:00am-11:00am @ PHS

Athlete workshop:

Athlete journey – Georgia Wilson

Saturday 10th March, 10:15-11:30am @ PHS (Girls)

Saturday 17th March, 10:15-11:30am @ PHS (Boys)

(date tbc pending National commitments)

Parent workshops:

1) Athlete management

10th March, 8:30-9:30am @ Eastman Room PHS


Saturday 2nd November, 3:00-7:00pm @ PHS

Sunday 3rd November, 7:00-11:00am @ PHS

Program contact: development@hockeywa.org.au