News and Announcements
For all 2014 VJFHA U15 & U18 participants,
Please find attached the details for a free coaching clinic, taking place at John Ferreira Field in Duncan. We strongly encourage all athletes to take advantage of this unique opportunity. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact me (firstname.lastname@example.org), or Rob directly.
The Indoor Pro Challenge Junior Field Hockey Program is offering a fall session here in Victoria! For details about this program, which begins October 20th, as well as registration links, please visit
VJFHA 2014 AGM
Date: Monday, September 22, 2014
Place: UVIC MacKinnon Building, Room 155
Hello Field Hockey Community! It is my pleasure to invite you to our 2014 AGM. I have happily served as President for the past few years and am looking forward to another great year! Our Board has been very consistent over the past few years and we are looking to introduce new people and new ideas into our organization. Everyone is welcome to attend the AGM and I would like to encourage joining the board in any capacity in order to offer new perspectives. Please feel free to email me in advance if you have any questions: email@example.com. Thank you!
1. Call to Order
2. Approval of Agenda
3. Approval of 2013 Minutes
4. President’s Report
5. Treasurer’s Report
6. Girls Program Report
7. Boys Program Report
9. Other Business
10. Schedule next Board Meeting
Mark your calendars! The Canadian Junior National Development Squad is coming to Victoria to run a mini-camp for field hockey players aged 8 – 15, and will also put on an inter-squad exhibition game.
Come and learn some new skills from up-and-coming Canadian players (including Victoria players Josh Brown and Michael Brown), and watch those skills in action on the field!
When: Saturday, August 16
Where: UVIC’s Field Hockey Turf
Who: Camp is for players aged 8 – 15, game is open to all spectators
Details: 12:45 – 1:30 – Mini skills camp hosted by Junior National Development Squad
1:30 – 2:00 – Game warm up
2:00 – 3:30 – Junior National Development squad inter-squad exhibition game
No need to pre-register – looking forward to seeing you there!
The Island Wildcats field hockey team is the first island-based team to enter Vancouver’s elite Premier Women’s League. The program features the Island’s top high performance athletes, as well as former CIS and Canadian National team members. All of the Wildcats team members are actively involved in coaching the island’s juniors, and are currently holding camps to seek funding for their upcoming season. The Wildcats are also partnered with Kirby’s Source for Sports, Victoria’s best distributor in field hockey equipment! To stay up to date on when the Wildcats are playing in Victoria visit us on Facebook at: www.facebook.com/islandwildcats
Girls & Boys (age 11-14); 5:15-6:30 pm @ UVic Field #1
Mondays & Thursdays: July 21, 24, 28, 31; Aug. 7, 11, 14
All sessions are outdoors and players will be appropriately split up by age and skill level. Every session will include half field and/or mini games. Players are expected to provide their own stick, shin guards and mouth guard for each session.
• 8.5 hrs of field hockey specific knowledge, footwork & games
• Coaching led by the island’s top premier women’s team and guest elite coaches from the men’s league and varsity programs
• Official Wildcats Junior Cats Camp t-shirt
COST & REGISTRATION
$110 Per participant (please pay by cash or cheque at first session)
FOR MORE INFO, CONTACT:
Founder & Captain
REGISTER ONLINE : WWW.VILFHA.CA
DEADLINE TO REGISTER: JULY 9, 2014