New Location in Connecticut Added by Nike Field Hockey Camps

11 March 2020

Set to direct the Nike Field Hockey Camp at the University of St. Joseph, an all skills program, is the Bluejays’ Head Field Hockey Coach, Karen Nell.

This camp will be the first field hockey camp for the Bluejays as they recently instated field hockey for the upcoming 20-21 season. While this will be Nell’s first camp at the university, Nell has a long history with the sport after serving 13 years as Head Coach of the New Fairfield High School team and attended Boston College as a player. This summer new summer camp will be a high point for the field hockey team as they start their inaugural season in the fall.

“Karen and her staff are an excellent addition and we are thrilled to be offering a new camp program in Connecticut,” exclaimed Liz Tellez, Sports Manager of Nike Field Hockey Camps. “This is a great opportunity to grow the game and introduce a new sport to more players in the Hartford area.”

The All Skills field hockey camp in West Hartford will be open to girls of all ability levels. Over the course of three days, players will be able to train under Nell and her expert staff by undergoing drills that will help them learn the necessary tools to succeed in the sport. The camp program is designed to be an all-encompassing experience where campers can participate in position-specific training, gameplay, and mental toughness training.

Players, coaches, and parents interested in the program can visit Nike Field Hockey Camps or call 1-800-645-3226.

About US Sports Camps
US Sports Camps (USSC), headquartered in San Rafael, California, is America's largest sports camp network and the licensed operator of Nike Sports Camps. The company has offered summer camps since 1975 with the same mission that defines it today: to shape a lifelong enjoyment of athletics through high-quality sports education and skill enhancement.