Foundations Course - Carson, Calif.

Carson, California

Dec. 06, 2019 1 p.m. (ET)


 

USA Field Hockey and AstroTurf would like to invite community sports leaders in California to attend a free Foundations Course. This course is specially designed to provide sports leaders with everything they need to know to start or build field hockey programs and leagues in their respective communities. Community sports leaders from Parks and Recreation Departments, YMCAs, boys and girls clubs, physical education teachers and leaders from all sports are encouraged to attend and spread the word.

USA Field Hockey and AstroTurf will do a brief presentation introducing the sport, explaining the different game and equipment modifications and surfaces that make field hockey fun, safe and accessible for all communities to play. USA Field Hockey coaches, AstroTurf field hockey specialists and special guest Alastair Cox, International Hockey Federation’s Facility Specialist, will be on hand to share their knowledge and passion for the sport.

In addition to taking part in the free course, attendees will receive a USA Field Hockey Foundations Course Certificate of Completion for professional development purposes.

Date: Saturday, August 10, 2019

Time: 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM

Location: Dignity Health Sports Park | 18400 S Avalon Blvd | Carson, CA 90746

Cost: Free

Register: Click Here

Overview: Did you know field hockey is an Olympic Sport for men and women, and one of the most popular team sports in the world? Field hockey is a sport for life, and a Foundations Course is a great way to learn more about it and get into the game. The Foundations Course is an entry level offering, delivered by USA Field Hockey coach educators, for individuals with little to no field hockey experience. It is an interactive course that will get participants moving and playing the sport and is suitable for groups of all sizes. 

Come dress ready to learn and play! As stated above, this will be an interactive course that will get participants moving and learning. If you have any questions or concerns, contact coaching@usafieldhockey.com