2017-2018 Travel Programming

Richmond Strikers Field Hockey is merging into a multi-season commitment with a focus on elite development and team formation. Tryouts will be held in October and will determine placement for both Winter Indoor and Spring Outdoor seasons. Payments will be divided up over the course of the year.

Age Groups offered: U14, U16, U19

Coaches and Fees:

Age Group

 Head Coach(es)/Assistant Coach(es)

Fee

 Events

 U14 (1)

 Dana Davis/Craig Mayhew

$1650

 Indoor: 4 Tournaments

 Outdoor: 4 Playdays

U16 (1)

 Natalie Bohmke/ Camilla Hill

$1650

 Indoor: 4 Tournaments

 Outdoor: 4 Playdays

U19 (2)

 Erin Jablonski and Craig Mayhew/  Natalie Bohmke and Dana Davis

$1650

 Indoor: 4 Tournaments

 Outdoor: 2-3 Showcases, 1-2 Playdays


2017-2018 Field Hockey Travel Team Fees Include:

  • Bi-Weekly Training Sessions: November 8th, 2017-February 28, 2018; March 21, 2018- June 3, 2018

  • Age-level appropriate additional training session

    • U14- Fall Middle School Competition

    • U16/U19- July Preseason Training

  • Tournaments/Competitions/Showcases Entry Fees

  • Registration Fees and Insurance

  • Highly-Qualified Field Hockey Staff of Former International, Collegiate, and Nationally Ranked Club Coaches and/or Athletes

  • Team-Building and Community-Building Experiences

  • Coaches' Salaries

  • Assistant Coaches' Salaries

  • Coaches' Travel Expenses

  • Operations and Administrative Staff

  • Goalkeeper Training

  • Athletic Trainer - Bon Secours (Striker Park)

  • Field Maintenance

  • Field Equipment

  • Facility Maintenance

  • Training Equipment

  • Risk Management/Background Checks on All Coaches and Volunteers

 

Tryouts:

October 14th: Striker Park, Field 3 (Turf)

  • U14: 3:30-5:00pm

  • U16: 5:15-6:45pm

  • U19: 7:00-8:30pm

October 15th: Randolph-Macon Brock Center

  • U14: 2:00pm-4:00pm

  • U16: 4:00pm-6:00pm

  • U19: 4:00pm-6:00pm

All players are encouraged to attend both tryout dates to ensure they receive a fair / thorough evaluation, including indoor and outdoor play, by coaches and staff.

Please note: If you are unable to attend both tryout sessions/dates, please directly contact Director Erin Jablonski (erin@richmondstrikers.com).

 

PLAYERS NEED TO COME PREPARED WITH THE FOLLOWING:

  • Please wear black shorts, white tops and solid colored socks!

  • Cleats/Sneakers

  • Field Hockey Stick

  • Mouthguard

  • Shinguards

  • Large water bottle 

 

2017-2018 Projected Schedule:

  • Winter Indoor

    • Training

      • Begins Wednesday, November 8, 2017

      • Wednesdays and Sundays through February 28, 2018

        • U14-6:00-7:30pm

        • U16-6:00-7:30pm

        • U19-7:30-9:00pm

            • Location: VCU Franklin Street Gym

          • Competitions

            • December- Early March: 4 Indoor Tournaments

*U16/U19 additional fee if qualify for Nationals

  • Spring Outdoor

    • Training

      • Begins Wednesday, March 21st, 2018

      • Wednesdays and Sundays through June 3, 2018

        • Times TBA

  • Competitions

    • U14- 4 Playdays

    • U16- 4 Playdays

    • U19- 2-3 Showcases, 1-2 Playdays

  • Summer

    • End of July: Preseason Training

  • Fall

    • August-September: TBA Pick Up Sessions and Middle School Competition