Discover your opportunities!
Welcome to the Go USA Field Hockey Showcase! This is the opportunity to show your skills and get recruited by an American college, university or high school.
For many years, GUTS has provided high-level guidance to prospective student-athletes to pursue their academic and athletic careers in the USA.
In partnership with SportWays, the world leader in field hockey clinics, we are hosting the 2019 Showcase on June 9th at Hockeyclub HIC in Amstelveen.
Do you want to pursue your dream to study and play field hockey in the USA?
Engage in competitive
practice sessions and games
Receive access to Showcase footage
Receive a written
evaluation of your performance level
Learn about the recruiting process for student-athletes who want to play field hockey and study in the US
Meet staff members of the team that will be guiding you to the US
Socialize with other participants over lunch, drinks, and healthy snacks
08:45 — 09:00 Registration
09:00 — 09:45 Personal Video introduction
09:45 — 10:30 Opening and warm-up
10:30 — 12:00 Technical practice session with top trainers
12:00 — 12:30 Lunch
12:30 — 13:30 Player and parent GUTS presentation
13:30 — 14:30 Individual consult meeting with parents
13:30 — 14:00 Break & Warm-up
14:00 — 15:30 Small sided games
15:30 — 15:45 Break
15:45 — 16:30 8 VS 8
16:30 — 17:00 Final information & Showcase conclusion
When registration is complete, you will receive a confirmation email with a link to the GUTS questionnaire where you will provide important information needed for the US recruiting process.
Please note that participants are responsible for sufficient medical insurance and liability coverage. A limited number of player spots are available. Early registration is STRONGLY encouraged.
The information, hockey program, and fees disclosed on this website are subject to change or may contain errors. * SportWays and GUTS reserve the right to make any changes to the showcase program. We expressly exclude liability for any such inaccuracies or errors to the fullest extent permitted by law.
During the showcase you will participate in a clinic provided by former Dutch national women’s coach Thomas Tichelman.
Tichelman and his team of professional coaches will challenge you to reach your max potential during the session.
Players and parents attending will receive information from GUTS staff about the US athletic and education systems and the steps needed to secure a position on a US field hockey team (testing, eligibility, etc.).
Former National Dutch ladies coach
GUTS and UStudy Director
For questions about GUTS and its activities, please contact
Mark Schuurman (GUTS Director).
For questions about the showcase, please contact
Mariette de Koning (Showcase Coordinator).