U21

2018 Capital U21 Trials 

Open Trainings - 24th January and every Monday/Wednesday night after up to trials

Trial - 25th February, 10-3pm, NHS Wellington

Please see below link to online registration for 2018 Capital U21s: 
Head coaches for 2018: 
Men - Nigel Pollock
Women - Bjorn Dix who is new to the region. Here's some more info on Bjorn:
Bjorn arrives at Capital Hockey following an extensive background in coaching in the Canterbury Region. Bjorn holds strong knowledge on the principles of coaching, currently completing his degree in Sport Coaching. He has recent experience coaching at secondary school, club and representative levels, last year finding success at the representative level taking Canterbury to a National title. We are excited by Bjorn’s appointment and look forward to collectively bringing together an enjoyable and successful campaign for the U21 Women.

Both campaigns will be closely supported by Capital high performance staff and coaches.  Key dates: 

  • 24th January – Open trainings (NHS) begin – Monday/Wednesday nights 
  • 25th February – Trials (NHS) – will include assessment of physical/technical/tactical capability 
  • 26th February – Squad trainings begin – Monday/Wednesday nights 
  • 30th March – 1st April – Easter weekend tournament Rotorua
  • 29th April – 5th May – National Tournament Hamilton