News and Announcements
Nominations and applications are now being accepted for the Graeme Carswell “Follow Your Dreams” Award. This $500 bursary will be awarded to a deserving young Falcon or Falcon Alumni who best exemplifies the characteristics of Graeme. who tragically passed away in 2016.
These characteristics include:
1.Follow their dreams.
2. Live their passions.
3. Always be kind.
4. Be a positive example for their team-mates in whatever sport they play.
5. Be self-less, humble, spontaneous, modest, charismatic and have a sense of humour.
6. Appreciate and love music.
7. Have compassion and respect for others.
8. Give their time freely to mentor younger people.
9. Be genuine.
10. Make a difference.
Details on how to nominate a deserving young Falcon or to apply for the bursary are in the attachment. They can also be found in the Documents section of the Falcons Webpage.
The deadline for the application is May 27th, 2022.
The document Application_for_Graeme_Carswell_Award__3_.docx was attached to this post.
Falcons Field Hockey is proud to offer scholarships to deserving graduates. Scholarships of $500 towards post secondary education are awarded each year to deserving students.
The application deadline is April 30th, 2022 Applications form can be found in the attached document, or in the Documents section on the website (bottom right hand corner of the site)
Please mail application to the address on the form.
The document Falcon_Scholarship_Application__1___2_.doc was attached to this post.
Falcons:You have an opportunity to now order Falcons Clothing at Pacific Advertising.
Attached is an order form with instructions on how to order. Sweats, hoodies and jackets available
CANADA AVENGES POOL-PLAY LOSS TO USA AND EARNS FIRST WORLD CUP TICKET IN 28 YEARS
One goal off the stick of Amanda Woodcroft in the 15th minute of the game was all the difference.
Three quarters of hockey later, sticks we’re being tossed in celebration, athletes and coaches were embracing and tears of joy streamed down the Canadian faces. Canada has booked their ticket to the 2022 World Cup, ending a 28-year World Cup drought for the program.
Conratulations to Falcons Rob Short (coach) and Sarah McManus (player)
Mark Pearson and Brendan Guraliuk from Tsawwassen make Olympic Team.
With only 25 DAYS LEFT to the Tokyo Olympic Games, Field Hockey Canada is pleased to announce the 16 athletes who will be representing our Canadian Men’s National Team come July 23rd.
This group of athletes will be competing in a pool against Great Britain, Netherlands, Belgium, Germany and South Africa for a spot in the playoffs and hopefully in the gold medal match! We are just as excited as they are to watch them compete in Tokyo this summer. Send them your congratulations over social media and help us wish them good luck at the Games!
MEET OUR TOKYO 2020 MNT ROSTER
John (Fin) Boothroyd
Sukhpal (Sukhi) Panesar
Floris van Son