To develop the sport of field hockey in Darien CT and within Fairfield County, CT

Sponsored By:   FC United
Darien , CT
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Please select a program from the grades below based on the grade your child will be in FALL 2018 (the 2018-2019 school year). 

Complete the registration and send check to address listed.

Feel free to email with any questions at    

Please note: online registration will be accepted until July 4th with no extra fees.  Starting July 5th a late fee will be added, so register when it opens on June 14th.

3rd & 4th GRADE -  September 8 Begins Season!

September 8th  - October 27th

Skills, Drills & Game strategy along with game play and some travel game opportunity.

Practices:  Monday evenings, 5:30 - 6:45 PM

Later in season, time may be adjusted slightly for daylight.

Practices/Games:  Saturday mornings, 8:30 AM - 9:30 AM  or 12:30 -1:30 am

(Note:  Due to HS testing dates, some Saturday practices will be moved to 12:30 -1:30 pm on 9/8, 10/13 and 10/27)

Starting 10/9 - Saturday practices will be GAMES.

Some travel games  vs other towns will be added!

Program Fee: $310*

Special Events:  

PJ Practice September 30th- In your favorite PJs!  

Halloween Practice October 24th- come in costume!! 


5th & 6th GRADE -  

September 5- October 28th

Skills, Drills and Game Strategy along with game play. 

The 5/6th grade teams will get the opportunity to participate in travel games amongst teams participating in the Fairfield County Field Hockey League.

Practices:  Wednesday evenings, 5:30 - 7:00 PM

Times will be adjusted as needed later to accommodate for daylight.

Practices/Games:  Saturdays, Time Depends on Game Schedule  but Starts from  9:30 am-10:30am until game schedule begins.
Travel games Saturdays and Sundays - full schedule TBD

Jamboree 5/6th grade October 27th-28th

Program Fee: $360*

Special Events:

PJ practice September  26th - come in your favorite PJs!!  

Halloween practice October 24th- wear your costumes!!


7th & 8th GRADE - Starts Tuesday 8/28   (Team Evaluations)


August 28th  - November 4th

No practice on Labor Day weekend.

Skills, Drills and Game Strategy along with game play. 

The 7/8th grade program is strictly a travel program.  All registrants participate in our travel program attending the same amount of practices and having the same amount of games.  We believe in providing the opportunity for every player to be the best field hockey player they can be.  Our travel teams will participate in the Fairfield County Field Hockey League playing games in other towns in Fairfield County and beyond as well as in Darien.

Practices:  Tuesdays & Thursday evenings, 5:30 - 7:00 PM      

Practices the first two weeks during evaluations will end at 7:30 pm

*Times will be adjusted for daylight later in season

  Weekend Games begin 9/8  or 9/15  ( depending on team)

Travel games on Saturdays and Sundays - schedule TBD

Jamboree 8th grade November 3
Jamboree 7th grade November 4

Program Fee: $385*

Special Events:

7/8 PJ practice- September  27th come in your PJs!!  

7/8 Halloween practice- October   30th costume yourself up!! 

*small fee increase due to new field use extra charges enforced by Darien Superintendent.

Refund Policy:
Late Fees are non-refundable.

Requests for refunds of registration fee must be made in writing- email to:
Requests received after August 1st will be assessed an administrative fee of $50.00.
No late fees will be refunded.
Requests received after the start of the program will only be refunded at 50% of program fee.
All requests for return of payment received after September 15 will NOT be refunded.
No Paypal fees will be refunded- this applies to charges above program cost for NON PAYPAL users (check only payees).

**Checks returned for Insufficient Funds will be assessed a $25 administrative charge.

Scholarship Information:
Scholarships are available for families in need.
Please send a letter of request that includes the following:
1. Statement of need/Reason
2. How much/what kind of need required (ie payment plan, reduction in rate etc)
3. Player name and grade in fall
4. Adult contact information
Please note that all information will be kept strictly confidential
Send to Kelly Vegliante, 111 Colony Road, Darien, CT  06820