Spring Break Camps

2018 Spring Break Camps

Kick off the season with our Spring Break Camps for both beginner and intermediate players!
When:  March 20th-22nd and March 27th-29th
Time: 9:00am - 12:00pm
Location: Rutledge Field 
Cost:  $40/morning, $95 for one week/3 mornings or $190 for 2 weeks/6 mornings
All age groups for girls & boys.

Beginner Camp
This camp is for grades  K-3 or those with less than 2 years experience.  
It is a refresher course covering all the basic field hockey skills, rules and game play to introduce or refresh skills for the upcoming spring league season.

Note: New or beginner players are encouraged to also attend the FREE New Player Camp on Monday March 26th from 9 am -12 noon. Details can be found further down the page.

Intermediate/Advanced Camp
This camp is for grades 4-12 who have been playing for 3 years or more. This camp will refresh basic skills, game play and tactical knowledge.

These camps will be under the direction of Technical Director Geoff Matthews. All players require field hockey stick, mouthguard, shinguard, water bottle, a snack and turf boots or running shoes (no metal cleats allowed). MOUTH GUARDS ARE COMPULSORY.   We do have a limited number of sticks available to borrow.

The camps will go ahead rain or shine. PLEASE DRESS FOR THE WEATHER.

Please note payment is by credit card only.

For insurance purposes: BC Association fees are included in your club registration fees. Please contact  the administrator below at info@wcfhc.com if you are participating in a Spring Break Clinic and are NOT registered for the club's Junior league season for April - June 2018.

New Player Camp


Are you new to field hockey? Have you registered for your first year of Spring League? Come to our New Player Camp for a basic introduction to the sport. We welcome all age groups for girls & boys.

Uniform: No uniforms provided. Camp will go ahead rain or shine. PLEASE DRESS FOR THE WEATHER.

Location: Rutledge Turf

Dates: Monday, March 26th - 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.

     Tuesday, April 10th - 5:30 - 6:30 p.m.  

Cost: no cost but you must register 

What Do I Need?

All players are responsible for providing the following equipment:

  1. Running shoes or turf boots for artificial turf. Soccer cleats are not permitted on Rutledge Field but are allowed on other artificial turf fields.
  2. Shinpads - soccer shinpads.
  3. Mouthguard - standard plastic sports mouthguards can be purchased at many sports stores. To mold the mouthguard to the shape of your mouth so it is more comfortable, place it in boiling water for about a minute. Then take it out and hold it in your mouth for a minute.
  4. Field Hockey stick
For more information about where to get equipment, see Equipment Suppliers on left menu bar.