GRD Field Hockey

 

How to correctly size your child for a field hockey stick

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Fundamental Field Hockey Clinic: Grades 4 – 6:  Exciting new program offered to increase youth exposure to the sport of field hockey! The clinic will be held on three Sunday nights in September and October from 6-7:30pm at Bryn Du Mansion. The goal of the clinic is to introduce the basic of the sport, focusing on physical activity, fun and preparation for game play. Players will need to provide their own shin guards (soccer shin guards will work for the clinic) and a mouth guard. Please contact Lisa Steele, acesfhteammanager@gmail.com, for further information.

Girls Field Hockey League – Grades 6, 7, 8
Games (approximately 12) are scheduled with schools throughout the Columbus area. Travel to away games is carpools arranged through parents and the team managers. Parent coaches, with a field hockey background, will lead instruction for practices and games to provide the girls with the necessary individual skills for team play and competition.

Equipment required: Stick, Goggles (must meet safety standard ASTM-F2713-09)   Mouth guard, Cleats, Field Hockey shin guards.

Sources for Field Hockey Equipment are: Dick’s Sporting Goods and www.Longstreth.com

Directions to Games

Bexley, Commonwealth Park, 2401 Commonwealth Park N, Bexley 43209 Driving directions

Upper Arlington, Burbank Elementary, 4770 Burbank Dr, Upper Arlington 43220 Driving Directions

Hilliard, Hilliard Soccer Complex, 6371 Scioto Darby Rd, Hilliard 43026 Driving Directions The complex is also west of Cosgray Rd, across from Darby Creek Nursery, back on Left side

Olentangy Silverhawks, 3828 Home Rd, Powell, OH 43065, Driving Directions,  drive past the high school and turn right into the elementary school. The fields are on the left of the school. The Silver Hawks play on the field further from the parking lot

New Albany, Bevelhymer Park “Yellow Zone”, 7950 Bevelhymer Rd, New Albany 43054,Driving Directions, Directions will get you to the park. Here is the map of the park from the website for the Park, Bevelhymer Park Field Diagram, New Albany. Field Hockey is played on field 11 or 12

Columbus School For Girls, Kirk Campus, 1885 N Cassady, Columbus, 43219 Driving Directions Continue on the drive towards the rear to the track for the field hockey field. One year we had a fee to get in so bring cash just in case.

Columbus Academy, 4300 Cherrybotton Rd, Gahanna 43230 Driving Directions Once you get on campus there are signs to the “Field Hockey/Lacrosse fields”. They are located near the tennis courts also.

Worthington, McCord Park, 333 E Wilson Bridge Rd, Worthington 43085 Driving Directions Additional map to McCord_Park

Dublin Jerome High School, 8300 Hyland Cory Rd, Dublin 43016 Driving Directions

Thomas Worthington High School Turf field, Driving Directions