16 Academy

16 Academy Program 2019

Age eligibility: Born 2003


32 boys / 32 girls (field players)

4 boys / 4 girls (goalkeepers)

How do I get selected into the 16 Academy?

  1. Athletes selected in the 2018 U15 State teams and 2018 U16 Schoolsport team will receive automatic entry invitations
  2. The remaining places will be selected from 2019 U18 trial performances
  • U18 Trial 1 Details: 2nd February 8:30-10:30am @ PHS

To nominate for the 16 Academy please click here.

Program Cost: $545 + GST


  • HWA Academy Head Coach / 16 Academy Lead Coach
  • 2 x Assistant Coaches
  • 1 Goalkeeping Coach
  • Development Coaches

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

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.

Video Resource:

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

Program overview:

Training Sessions:

Sunday 24th February, 8:00-10:00am @ PHS

Sunday 10th March, 5:00-7:00pm @ PHS

Sunday 24th March, 5:00-7:00pm @ PHS

Details TBC – WAIS training session @ UWA

Saturday 5th October, 8:30-10:30am @ PHS

Saturday 16th November, 8:00-10:00am @ PHS

Trial preparation support : Saturday 18th January (2020), 8:00-10:00am @ PHS & Wednesday 29th January (2020), 6:00-8:00pm @ PHS

Athlete workshops

1) Athlete journey – Georgia Wilson

24th February, 10:15-11:15am @ PHS  (date tbc)

2) Physical development / strength training


Parent workshop:

Athlete management

TBC- December Camps @ Eastman Room PHS

Physical testing

Saturday 9th (Men) / Sunday 10th (Women) November @ Curtin University

FHE Cup 2019:

HWA will look to nominate 2 teams to play in the FHE Cup from the 16 Academy

Camp 1:

Saturday 7th December, 4:00-8:00pm @ PHS / Sunday 8th December, 7:00-11:00am @ PHS

Camp 2 (Games):

Sunday 15th December, 4:00-8:00pm @ PHS

Contact details: development@hockeywa.org.au