Nominations open for 2012 Australian Women’s team

Australia will field Women's team(s) at the 2012 Southern Hemisphere Championships (which are likely to be held in Australia in July – details will be confirmed shortly).

David Lambert was recently named Australian Women's Coach and a training squad was selected at the recently completed Australian Underwater Hockey Championships held in Perth.

The final team will be selected by David and a panel of UHA approved selectors at a training camp to be held in March/April.

Players interested in nominating for selection should contact David Lambert (david.lambert@innovation.gov.au) ASAP.

The criteria for selection to the final team(s) is as follows:

  • Adequate base level of fitness
  • Ability to follow instructions and direction
  • Ability read the play
  • Puck control and skill set
  • Ability to maintain control of the puck
  • Team oriented play and the ability to bring team mates into the game
  • Flexibility and adaptability