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Hockey is played over Terms 2 & 3, plus there is a Summer League available.

WHEN: Mondays
Year 3/4 from 4:00 - 5:30pm approximately
Year 5/6 from 5:00 - 8:00pm approximately.

WHERE: Crown Relocations Stadium, 60 Paul Matthews Drive, Rosedale, North Shore.

SEASON START: TBC

TEAM DETAILS
  • 6 a-side hockey is played by ALL primary grade teams.
  • Mini Sticks - Year 3/4 games are played across a 1/4 turf for 30 minutes. Game times are between 4:00 - 5:30pm approximately.
  • Kiwi Sticks - Development - an introductory module that is intended to familiarise new Year 5/6 players with hockey. Games are played across a 1/4 turn for 30 minutes. Game times are between 5:30 - 6:30pm approximately. Year 3/4 players are permitted to play in this grade ONLY to make up numbers.
  • Kiwi Sticks - Advanced - for the more experienced Year 5/6 players. It is the stepping stone to 11 a-side hockey. Games are played across a 1/2 turf for 30 minutes. Goal circles are used and penalty corners taken.
COST:
Please check the Long Bay shop site for up to date costings.

UNIFORM
A Long Bay sports t-shirt and Long Bay sports shorts OR skort. These are available from our school uniform supplier.
Long dark blue socks and running-type shoes are necessary.
All players will need a hockey stick, mouth guard and shin pads.

COACHING, MANAGING AND UMPIRING
All teams need a coach, manager and umpire. These roles are usually filled by parents, grandparents and/or siblings. We can't run these sports without your support so please consider taking on one of these roles.
The school is able to supply equipment and resources to assist coaches and source outside coaching assistance if needed.