Parramatta Hockey Trials 2015
|Monday 9th March 2015 - dependent on the number of expression of interests
|UWS Hockey Fields - UWS Kingswood Campus
O'Connell St, Kingswood
|Student registrations commence @ 3.40pm concluding at 6pm
|$5.00. Please pay your school upon the confirmation that your"Expression of Interest" has been approved by your school principal.
PDCPSSC Registration Form
|Registration must be completed by Friday 6th February 2015.
Please ensure that all sections are filled out appropriately including 'Rep experience'.
Notes About Selections
It is very important to note that these trials are generally for those children who display an above average ability in their chosen sport. While teams are open in age it is strongly recommended that only children of a representative standard in Years 5 & 6 in 2015 be invited to attend.
Students must be attend the selection trials to be eligible for selection. Any student who cannot attend trials for any valid reason must contact the Primary Sport Teaching Educator (Margaret Thornton) prior to the trial. Selections will be made on performance at the trial. Selectors will be appointed based on their experience and background in a particular sport.
Up to 13 selected students will represent Parramatta at the MacKillop Hockey Trial held in Canberra on Friday 1st May 2015
Sports Safety Guidelines
Shin pads and a correctly fitted mouthguard are mandatory and must be worn during the trials. Moulded synthetic-soled boots or sports shoes are recommended for natural grass. Sports shoes are recommended for synthetic grass. Boots must conform to the rules of the game. Goalkeepers must wear a suitable helmet with face guard, chest protector, groin protector, protective pads and kickers. It is also recommended that goalkeepers use gauntlet gloves. These items must be available for use by the goalkeeper at the Parramatta Hockey trial.
Refer to Sport Safety guidelines for Hockey