Frequently Asked Questions
Where can I find information about Derbyshire Player Pathway activites?
Most of the information you will need can be found on this website, or alternatively you can download our Player Pathway Handbook for 2017-18 HERE
Please note: Due to low numbers there will be no DC activity for U16s and U17s. All players from these agegroups will be invited to attend AC at the beginning of Septmeber and assesment will take place during the first few AC sessions.
Which Centre Should I attend?
Please attend the venue that is closest or most convenient for you.
Players can attend their age group sessions at more than one venue if they choose – please remember to take a signed consent form to the first session at each separate venue.
Which Age Group should I attend?
The Player Pathway works on year of birth (not school year)
For 2017/18 : U13 born 2005, 6, 7, U14 born 2004, U15 born 2003, U16 born 2002, U17 born 2001.
What does it Cost?
Attendees will be required to pay for 12 hours of scheduled age group coaching time in advance, irrespective of the numbers of hours’/sessions they actually elect to attend.
£54.00 for all age groups
Preferred method of payment is a bank transfer
Account Details: Sort Code: 40-15-20; Account Number: 52046415
Please ensure that you make it clear which centre/player/age group you are making payment for e.g. Shobnall JDC – M. Abel U17 Boys; Belper JDC – E. Abel U13 Girls.
Alternatively payment can be made by cash or cheque – payable to Derbyshire Hockey Association c/o Ian Whetton, DHA Treasurer, 83 Mill Hill Lane, Winshill, Burton-on-Trent, DE15 0BA
Please include details on the back of the cheque as above for centre/player/age group.
What do I need to bring with me?
You will need a hockey stick, shin pads, a gum shield and a drink.
Remember to put in a waterproof and change of clothes if it looks like rain or sun block if it is going to be a sunny day!