It’s not every day that you get the opportunity to learn from professional hockey icons, especially members of SA’s Hockey teams! Every year (yes, just once a year), we visit KZN to meet and work closely with upcoming, passionate and like-minded hockey players and this year, we look forward to welcoming you on 6 and 7 July at Crawford College, La Lucia.
Learn from the best as former SA Women’s Hockey star, Shelley (Russell) Jones heads up the KZN courses, along with her former and current hockey teammates and icons. Here are some fun facts about Shelley:
- Positions: Striker and midfielder.
- Caps: She has 280 caps for the SA Women’s Hockey team over a period of 13 years.
- Shelley is a double Olympian.
- She is passionate about growing the hockey community within KZN.
- Other sports that compliment her hockey: Indoor soccer, running and tennis.
- Motto: “You mustn’t practice until you get it right, practice until you cannot get it wrong”.
If you haven’t joined us before, here’s a brief look at the age-specific courses we have on offer:
- A Fundamental Players’ Course (ages 8 to 11) that aims to build a solid foundation for the sport.
- An Intermediate Players’ Course (ages 12 to 15), focusing on skills development.
- An Advanced Players’ Course (ages 16 to 18), providing players with position-specific training.
Let us help you reach your hockey goals, move up a team, shine in trials, improve your skills and find out what it takes to be a professional player!
For more information contact Shelley Russell on firstname.lastname@example.org.