Windy City is excited to host our first youth field hockey camp this summer for rising 1st-5th graders. The camp is a great opportunity to learn the sport for the first time or to improve your skills as a returning player. WCFH camp runs from June 22-25th from 9a-12p. Lots of hockey and other fun activities to launch a great first year of camp. Registration is now open, click on the link to the right to get registered today! Spread the word and come out to play!
Congratulations to the athletes who have been named to our 2015-2016 Travel Teams! Windy City named seven new travel teams for the upcoming season. We look forward to another great year of training, travel and team bonding!
Welcome to Windy City Field Hockey, the Chicago area's oldest and largest club since 1991. Windy City's Owner and Director, Katie Beach, is an Olympian and former Division I Head Coach and Field Hockey Student-Athlete with extensive international, national and local relationships. Our staff is available for player and family support, collegiate questions and program guidance. Our coaches are mostly all former collegiate athletes who have experienced the requirements for competition in collegiate play.
In our club you will find professionally run programs for nearly all ages, skill levels and commitments. We offer activities for girls and women as young as kindergarten through adults. We satisfy beginners wanting to experience the sport for the first time, players that want to get more training throughout the year and the serious travel team player.
In June 2015, WCFH Travel Team players will travel to Valencia & Barcelona Spain for the Women's Hockey World League Semi Finals and to play in several matches themselves versus local clubs. They will experience the local culture through community service outings as well as tourist excursions. Registration link above opens at 7am, December 9th. We will be able to accommodate a maximum of 15 field players and one GK per U16 & U19 team. As of 12/11, 3 field player spots remain for U19 team and 6 field player spots remain for U16 team.
In August 2016, WCFH will celebrate their 25th Anniversary and a special trip is in the planning stages. This trip will take travel team players to the Rio Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The players will attend Olympic Hockey matches as well as play in several matches. They will experience the local culture through community service outings as well as tourist excursions.
These trips are being organized with our travel partner Zag Sports.
2015 WCFH Roots Spring League:
Mini Sticks & Mighty Sticks: Saturdays April 11, April 18, April 25, May 9, May 16, May 30 (raindate if needed June 6) 3:00-5:00pm
Fire Sticks & Quick Sticks: Saturdays April 11, April 18, April 25, May 9, May 16, May 30 (raindate if needed June 6) 5:00-7:00pm
Mini Sticks: K through 2nd Graders, 5v5 field players, no goalkeepers
Mighty Sticks: 3rd and 4th Graders, 6 v 6 or 7 v 7 field players, including goalkeepers
Fire Sticks: 5th and 6th Graders, 8 v 8 including goalkeepers
Quick Sticks: 7th and 8th Graders, 8 v 8 including goalkeepers
Spring Stride Session 1: 5th Graders Mondays 5:00-6:30pm at Glenbrook Sports Academy Fieldhouse
Spring College Stride Practice (graduating seniors only): Mondays 8:00-9:30pm at Glenbrook Sports Academy Fieldhouse
Spring Stride Session 2: 6th Graders Tuesdays 4:30-6:00pm at Glenbrook Sports Academy Fieldhouse