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Field Hockey Clinic

April 24, 2021 @ 9:00 am 11:00 am

Open to girls in grades 5-8
Limited space available!
FREE to those who register

Come join us on the beautiful campus of The Ethel Walker School as we learn and build on the game of field hockey. The session will include stick handling, ball control and passing, and shooting skills, and will end with small games. Whether this is your first time picking up a stick or if you are a returning player, you will come away with many valuable new skills.

Middle School Field Hockey Clinic

Walker’s coaching staff and members of the varsity field hockey team will lead the session where you will learn new skills and make some new friends!  

Please bring your field hockey stick, shin guards, mouth guard, and water bottle. If you need to borrow a stick, please let us know. 

The event will be held rain or shine on the turf fields. 

Please know that our on-campus events follow COVID safety protocols, including physical distancing, limiting the number of participants, and requiring face coverings. If you have any questions, please contact Assistant Director of Admission Amy Paul P’16, ’18 at or 860-408-4207.


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About the Coach

Mimi Duran

Mimi Duran has 30 years of coaching experience, both in independent and public schools. She began her tenure at Walker’s in fall 2007 leading an aggressive field hockey effort, winning seven CISAC League titles, six CISAC Tournament titles, and the Class C WNEPSA Championship title in 2010, 2016, 2017 and 2018. Her teams have appeared in the WNEPSA Field Hockey Tournament in 2007, 2008, 2010, and 2014 through 2019.

Mimi is a Coach of the Year recipient from both CHSCA and CFHCA. She is a NFHCA 200 Victory Club Award recipient, and has been selected to membership in the New Agenda: Northeast Women’s Hall of Fame. In 2015, Mimi was inducted into the Connecticut Field Hockey Hall of Fame. In 2019, Mimi received recognition from the NFHCA for her 300th career win and recently was awarded the M.D. Nadal Award for Sportsmanship, given annually by heads of school and athletics directors from the Founders League.

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