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Senior Development Program

The Senior Development Program is aimed for all competitive adult players that want improve their hockey.  

  • Want to train in a more competitive and challenging setting?
  • Want an extra training session each week?

The program aims to help players get ready to play in the National Hockey Championship. Participants will be provided with on and off turf programs to help them become better, stronger, fitter and faster.

Senior Perform Program

    • 13 weeks training on Mondays 7.00-8.30pm 
    • Strength and Conditioning Program (52 weeks)
    • Access and support to ‘Hudl©’ video analysis platform (52 weeks)
    • Three supervised gym sessions per week at Wintec Rotokauri Campus (26 weeks)
    • Two athlete life workshops
2023 Dates


Senior Development TrainingMondays        20 February – 29 May           7-8.30pm     TBA

Open Selection Training

Our first out of three trials will be Monday 12 June 7.30pm at the Gallagher Hockey Centre. This trial will be an open trial and will see all trialist come together. After the first trial we will go into an invitational trial stage for the remainder of the trials on Monday 19 June 7.30pm and Monday 26 June 7.30pm. 

Mondays12, 19 and 26 June7.30pmRegister here
Campaign A teamMondays 17 July – 4 September  7-8.30pm     TBA
  Thursdays  20 July – 7 September    7-8.30pm TBA
Campaign B teamThursdays20 July – 8 September  8.30-9pm TBA
National Championship  10- 16 September Hamilton
2023 Cost

Senior Development Program $205

Open Selection Training           $0

Campaign A team                     TBC

Campaign B team                     TBC

Questions and to register contact:

Reiner Vellinga at reiner@waikatohockey.org.nz

Related Information

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