Program Overview

Stride is small group training program offered in fall, winter and spring seasons. Stride is geared toward our Travel Team and Select level players who are looking to get in extra coached hockey training. Stride is for the serious level athlete who is considered an experience field hockey player within their age group. Recommended for players with field hockey experience.

Stride registration will be through the PlayerFirst Registration Platform. Registration link will be live on our website.

Spring Stride Registration is Full 


Spring Stride Details

  • Dates

    APRIL 4, 11, 18, 25 & May 2, 9, 16, 23

    6:00-7:30pm: Elite Stride (U12 Travel & U14 Travel) & Stride (Select 6th-8th graders)
    7:30-9:00pm: College Stride, Elite Stride (U16 & U19 Travel), Stride (Select 9th-12th)

  • Details

    Players will be grouped according to ability/skill level development. Spring Stride focus:

    Fitness, speed/agility, footwork, strength led by Tomahawk Science 
    Athletes will have the opportunity to get in 100's of touches in our station based skills circuit 
    Repetitions of fundamental and advanced skill-sets
    Shooting proficiency
    Small Game Play and Decision Making

  • Location

    North Shore Sports Center (NSSC), 1900 Old Willow Rd, Northbrook, IL 60062


FALL STRIDE - once a week for 8 weeks, skills stations and repetition of skill sets

WINTER STRIDE - 6-8 week sessions of skills training indoors that emphasizes 100's of touches on the ball and individual skill development

SPRING STRIDE- once a week for 6-8 weeks, skills stations and repetitions of skills sets

Fall Stride

Elite Stride - geared toward travel team athletes in U10, U12 & U14
Location at North Shore Sports Center 
Time: 4:30-7:30pm (two 90 minute options)
Dates: Mondays Sept 9, Sept 16, Sept 23, Sept 30, Oct 7, Oct 14, Oct 21, Oct 28

Stride - geared toward U14 Select and Travel athletes
Location at Techny Prairie Park Turf Fields
Time: 5:30-8:30pm (two 90 minute options)
Dates: Wednesdays starting Sept 4th