Courses / Clinics

Investec Hockey Academy

Pre-season Course – March 9th & 10th hosted at St Peter’s College

The Investec Pre-season Course (exclusively for female players): is a 2 day specialized hockey clinic that brings some of the “big guns” of hockey to coach and teach the players mental, physical, technical & tactical skills.

The Academy boast the absolute best of the best: SA National players & coaches, level 3 hockey coaches, hockey professional specialists (sport psychologist, nutritionist, biokinetisists) and senior coaches/umpires.

The Investec Pre-season Course (exclusively for female players): is a 2 day specialized hockey clinic that brings some of the “big guns” of hockey to coach and teach the players mental, physical, technical & tactical skills.

The Academy boast the absolute best of the best: SA National players & coaches, level 3 hockey coaches, hockey professional specialists (sport psychologist, nutritionist, biokinetisists) and senior coaches/umpires.

We are hosting our course (for all the girl hockey players) on the 9th & 10th March 2019 at St. Peter’s College in Johannesburg.

The courses are elite hockey clinics where we get the absolute best coaches and specialists in to host a 2 day weekend clinic that runs from 08.30 till 15.00 each day.

The focus of the Academy is to develop the holistic aspects of hockey develop and to expose the players to high performance sport.

It is an incredible weekend, filled with fun and phenomenal specialized hockey coaching.

(Please see the flyer and poster for more details on the course).

At these courses we focus on introducing the players to holistic high performance hockey at its best.

To name a few of the high performance aspects that we focus on:

• Mental toughness development

• Hockey specific speed, agility and power sessions

• SA and senior Provincial Hockey Coaches

• Nutrition & hydration aspects

Over and above that, we host an ‘advanced coaches course’ which focuses on introducing coaches to more aspects of hockey coaching:

1. Physical- how do we develop the speed/agility that hockey requires

2. Tactical- system of play, press, outletting

3. Technical- how to coach skills, which skills to focus on

4. Mental- mental toughness development and team dynamics

You can register for the course here: www.investechockeyacademy.com

(Registration slots are also available on the day, but please register online for catering purposes).

Once the players have registered, they will be sent a full information pack regarding the details of the course.

If you have any queries regarding the Academy, please don’t hesitate to call Louise directly on 0833037667.

*Louise de Jager is currently our Premier Ladies Captain and Ladies C coach. Let’s show her some support.*