17’s Academy

17’s Thundersticks Academy Program 2020

Age eligibility: Born 2003

Placements:

32 boys / 32 girls (field players)

4 boys / 4 girls (goalkeepers)

How do I get selected into the 17’s Academy?

  1. Athletes selected in the 2019 U18 State teams and 2019 U16 Schoolsport team will receive automatic entry invitations
    1. The remaining places will be selected from 2020 U18 State Team Trial performances

    Program Cost:$625 incl GST

Staffing:

  • HWA Academy Head Coach / 17’s 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 as optional uniform items.

Program overview:

Training Sessions:

Sunday 17th May, 7:00-9:00am @ PHS

Sunday 31st May, 9:00-11:00am @ UWA

Wednesday 8th July, 6:00-7:30pm @ PHS

Saturday 10th October, 4:00-6:00pm @ PHS

Sunday 29th November, 7:00-9:00am @ PHS

2021 Trial preparation support: Date TBC @ PHS

Athlete workshop:

Athlete journey – Aran Zalewski

(Dates and Times TBA pending National commitments)

Parent workshops:

Athlete management

10th May, 8:00-9:00am @ Eastman Room PHS

Physical testing

At beginning and end of program

Camp 1:

Saturday 5th December, 4:00-8:00pm @ PHS / Sunday 6th December, 7:00-11:00am @ PHS

Camp 2:

Sunday 13th December, 4:00-8:00pm @ PHS

Contact details: development@hockeywa.org.au