THE 2021 NATIONAL PLAYER COMBINE
Prove it on the Field at The Proving Grounds
-Learn from some of the top coaches in the nation-
-Play with and against some of the top field hockey players in your class-
-Demonstrate your athleticism and skills to play at the next level-
-Receive a complete evaluation and highlight video of your play-
3 Weekends (athletes attend 1 weekend)
July 24-25: Class of 2023 & 2024/2025
July 31-August 1: Class of 2023 & 2022
August 7-8: Class of 2024 & 2025
*Small Group Play*
*Full Field 11v11 Play*
**Highlight Video Included**
Resources for Registered Athletes
The Final Schedule and Group/Team Rosters are now available for the second weekend, July 31-August 1
We will be posting some additional final details in the next 24 hours and sending out an email as well.
EVENT DETAILS NOW AVAILABLE
We have posted a long list of event details that may be helpful to your planning. Directions, Parking, What to Bring, etc. On the Tuesday prior to each event, we will post here the team and group rosters so that athletes can see their exact schedule. The Tentative Event Schedule that is posted now, should be very close to the actual schedule. The final event schedule will be posted and confirmed along with the team and group rosters and some other last minute details on Tuesday.
**IMPORTANT: PLAYER WAIVER FORM REQUIRED**
In order to participate in the National Player Combine, all athletes MUST turn in a signed Waiver and Release of Liability and Indemnity Agreement at check-in prior to their first session. Athletes will NOT be allowed to participate in any sessions without doing so.
FRIDAY OPTIONAL PRACTICE SESSION SIGN UP- $60
**SIGN UP FOR THE FRIDAY, JULY 30TH SESSION CLOSES WEDNESDAY AT 9PM**
The Friday before each combine begins, we will offer an optional/additional open practice session from 4-6pm (Note time change!) at The Proving Grounds. Come and do a run-through of the physiology testing and skills testing stations and get familiar with the Villanova University water-based turf surface. (Note: Please note the time change from 2-5pm to 4-6pm). Please check to make sure it says “YES” for Friday if you signed up for the Friday Optional Practice Session. Email email@example.com with any questions.
PHYSIOLOGICAL ASSESSMENT OVERVIEW
Athletes should be prepared to perform the outlined physiological assessments.
GATORADE SPORTS NUTRITION & HYDRATION PROTOCOL FOR JULY 24-25 ATHLETES
The summer months pose the most difficult challenges to athletes aiming to fuel and hydrate themselves effectively. As such, athletes competing at the 2021 National Player Combine are encouraged to participate in this comprehensive sports nutrition and hydration protocol as a means to cope with the challenging summer environment as well as to optimize performance. View detailed Nutritional and Hydration recommendations by Group for athletes to follow the day of the Physiological Assessments.