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Wolves are headed to Cal Cup - 22-27 May 2019

We are sending a U18 boys team to  Cal Cup for a 4th year!   This is the 4th time that we have taken a WVFHC boys team and in previous experiences we have brought home a silver and gold medal and lots of great memories! A number of boys who traveled with us are now part of the Canadian Men's Junior Development Squad. 

WVFHC have entered a U18 team and are inviting players to register their interest in attending. If you would like to attend or would like some more information please CLICK HERE 

Deadline to register is April 16, 2019

The details

When: May 22 - 27, 2019
Where: Moorpark, California
Cost: The estimated cost of the tour is $2000 - $2200. This includes all pre-tournament training sessions, clothing, transport, meals and accommodation. All WVFHC tours are run on a non-profit basis and the final tour cost will be adjusted accordingly. 

About Cal Cup: Cal Cup is one of the largest field hockey tournaments in North America. They attract teams from all over the world. The USA Mens National Program use it as a selection opportunity for all their national programs (U16-Senior). The level of boys hockey is very high and teams include the high performance centres for both the East and West coast of USA. Boys games (U16 & U18) are played on turf (not grass) and run along side the Mens and Women's Super division. 

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Wolves is a High Performance and Skills Development program to improve the quality of boys field hockey on the North Shore. The Winter Wolves program is led by current Men's National Team coaches who provide a role model for athletes and ensure that players are exposed to current international playing trends and styles.

All training sessions are based on the Men's National Team core concepts and principles. These sessions will give players the skills and techniques to excel in Spring league, Men's league and FHBC Provincial programs, as well as an ideal opportunity to be identified into the Junior National program.

Training sessions will have a greater focus on tactical and technical elements. Selected Wolves players will tour to the Cal Cup Tournament and also play games versus local and international teams.

Calling all Wolves and High Performance boys!

For boys participating in our regular Wolves or High Performance Programs, the Men's Division would like to invite you to join the Men's League at a special discounted rate.  Players over the age of 14 are eligible to play Men's League. 

If you participate in the Wolves or High Performance programs and would like to play in Men's League, the discounted rate is $125 for the season. Wolves players must attend at least 1 of the 2 Men's training sessions each week (Mon & Wed nights). 

Athlete Development Stages

We ensure that all activities are appropriate for our players' age and stage of Long-Term Athlete Development.  For more information on LTAD and what it means, click here.

LEARN TO TRAIN (9-12 years)

Learn to Train stage of Long-Term Athlete Development:

  • learning fundamental movement skills and sport skills
  • developing core field hockey skills
  • learning the rules and ethics of sport

Train to Train (13-17 years)

Train to Train stage of Long-Term Athlete Development:

  • building an aerobic base and developing speed and strength
  • futher developing and consolidating field hockey skills
  • focusing on continuous improvement, playing fair and sportsmanship

Train to Compete (18+ years)

Train to Compete stage of Long-Term Athlete Development:

  • developing young adults as athletes
  • optimising fitness preparation and consolidating field hockey skills
  • focusing on continuous improvement, playing fair and sportsmanship