Moravian College Field Hockey Camp

REVOLUTION FIELD HOCKEY CAMP

Moravian College
Bethlehem, PA

JULY 15 – 18

Overnight: $479
Extended Day: $379

Camp is open to ages 10-18 of all ability levels.

CAMP DETAILS

Moravian College is located Pennsylvania’s Lehigh Valley in the adorable and Historical city of Bethlehem. Moravian College bookends Main Street and is surrounded by galleries, vintage stores, and purveyors of olive oil and chocolate. Just 1 hour from Newark, New Jersey and Philadelphia, PA- Moravian provides an ideal training facility for a girl’s field hockey camp. With air-conditioned dormitories and a small collegiate campus feel campers will enjoy their time away from home. Under the leadership of Kristen Gillis, Moravian College Head Coach athletes can look forward to the prefect blend of hard work and fun on and off the pitch!

At the Moravian College Camp campers will receive:

  • Authentic Revolution Field Hockey Reversible Jersey
  • Water Bottle
  • Personal Evaluation
  • 10:1 Camper to Coach Ratio
  • Specialized Goalkeeper Training
  • USA Field Hockey Futures Program Partner Camp
  • 7:00 – Wake Up
  • 7:30 – Breakfast
  • 8:45 – Commuter Campers Arrive
  • 9:00 – Daily Theme Workshop
  • 9:30 – 11:30 Skills & Position Training
  • 11:30 – Cool Down & Extra Help
  • 12:00pm – Lunch
  • 1:00 – 2:00pm Spike Ball, Frisbee & Recess Games
  • 2:30pm-4:30pm – Field Hockey Session// Strategy & Game Concept Training
  • 4:30pm-5:00pm – Extra Help & Skit Practice/ Scavenger Hunt
  • 5:00pm – Dinner
  • 6:00- Mandatory Rest
  • 6:45pm-8:30pm – Field Hockey Scrimmages
  • 8:30pm – Optional Play the Coaches + Showers
  • 8:30pm – Commuter Dismissal
  • 9:30pm – Dorm Games and Socializing/ Evening Meetings
  • 10:30pm Lights Out

Check In: 11am – 12pm for both commuters and overnight campers. Tip for Extended Day Campers is to come at 11:30am. First meal is Dinner. Check-in location will be at Dorm TBA.

Check Out:  Thursday, July 18th. Parents are invited to attend final scrimmages that begin with warm-ups at 9:00am. Check-out and departure will follow at 12:00pm.

Below is a suggested list of items to bring to camp. We suggest that campers do not bring expensive personal items such as cameras, iPods/iPads, etc. Cell phones are allowed in the dorms and dining areas, but not on the field during training sessions. Please label every article you bring to camp. All items will be the responsibility of the camper. Revolution Field Hockey and its camp staff are not responsible for lost, stolen or forgotten items.

  • Health Form
  • Equipment (Stick, Shin Guards, Cleats or Athletic Sneakers, Mouthguards & Goggles)
  • Goalies (Pads, Gloves, Helmet)
  • Off-Field Clothes (Athletic Socks, T-Shirts, Shorts, Sweatshirts, etc)
  • Sunscreen
  • Linens (Twin XL)
  • Blanket/Sleeping Bag
  • Pillow
  • Toiletries
  • Shower Towel
  • Alarm Clock
  • Portable Fan (Dorms do NOT have A/C)
  • Key Deposit ($25)

Group Discounts: Team/Group discounts are given to groups who register together. For 5-9 players, the discount is $25 off for each camper. For 10 players or more, the discount is $50 for each camper. To receive this discount, please call our office at 800-944.7112 for a Coupon Code. This coupon code will enable all your group to register online individually and receive the discount.

ABILITY GROUPS
Players are grouped first by age and then by ability. The first session is an assessment session – we will update groups after the first day.
ATHLETIC TRAINER
Trainers are on site to aid in illness, injury prevention and first aid.
HEALTH FORMS
All campers are required to have a completed health form in order to participate at camp. You can either fill out our health form or use the doctors form and use our form as a cover page. Please fill out contact information and parent signature. HEALTH FORM
WEATHER PLAN
We utilize inclement weather opportunities to focus on team building, strategy sessions, individual meetings.
TRAVEL
The nearest airports are Philadelphia Airport in Philadelphia, PA or and Newark International Airport in Newark, NJ. You are responsible for getting yourself to and from campus, Revolution Field Hockey does not provide transportation.
CANCELLATION POLICY
Any camper who must cancel prior to camp will receive a camp credit equal to the amount of camp tuition already paid.  The credit is transferable to another family member and is good for any Revolution Field Hockey Camp or eCamps Partner program through next summer (agreement begins at time of purchase).  Any cancellation within 5 days of the start of camp will result in a camp credit minus $100 cancellation fee.  Camp credits are not extended to campers who leave camp after the start of a session.  CASH/CREDIT CARD REFUNDS ARE NOT OFFERED UNDER ANY CIRCUMSTANCE.

STAFF DETAILS

Coach Gillis joined the Moravian field hockey team in spring of 2017. She spent two seasons as the Head Field Hockey Coach at New England College in Henniker, New Hampshire. Coach Gillis worked as the Pilgrims Assistant Sports Information Director and Student-Athlete Advisory Committee Advisor. Prior to heading to New England, Kristen was an assistant coach at Goucher College, one of the Greyhounds’ Landmark Conference opponents for two seasons. She also worked for five years at Loyola University in Maryland, first as a Compliance Coordinator and then as Assistant Director Records, NCAA Athletic Eligibility.

Coach Gillis earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in kinesiology with a minor in psychology from the College of William and Mary in 2008, and she completed a Master of Science degree in kinesiology with a concentration in sport and recreation leadership at James Madison University in 2010. Kristen was also the Co-Director/Founder of Velocity Field Hockey from 2014-16 with U14, U16 and U19 teams while also serving as a Head Club Coach for TNT Field Hockey’s U16 and U19 teams from 2011 to 2014.

Director

Kristen Gillis
Head Coach, Moravian College