The Senior competition is suited to men and women over the age of 18 years. There are six grades in each competition ranging from Premier to Division 4.
Playing days are as follows:
The Youth competition is a club based competition for players at secondary school and under the age of 18. There are teams each for boys and girls.
Playing days are typically as follows:
The Junior competition is a club based competition for players at primary and intermediate school age (Years 1 - 8).
All matches are played on Saturday mornings at venues across Auckland. The competition is split into four grades based on Year level at school.
Trials have already taken place for 2021 however we would still love to hear from you. Email your Club Captain to enquire about getting put into a team. Our Senior Women's teams especially are very keen to hear from you!
Women - firstname.lastname@example.org
Men - email@example.com
Youth - firstname.lastname@example.org
Juniors - email@example.com
Premier Intercity Men & Women
Start 13th March
Finals 14th August
Premier Reserve Men & Women
Start 11th April
Finals 22nd August
Start - 10th/11th April
Finals - 21st/22nd August
Promotion/Relegation Matches 28th/29th August
Start May 7th & 9th
Finals 27th & 29th August
There will be play the first weekend of the July school holidays 9th & 11th July.
Start May 8th
Finals: 28th August
There will be play the first weekend of the July School holidays 10th July
Winter season team trainings are generally held at Avondale College, Ken Maunder Park training shed (juniors only), and on the odd occasion, a senior or youth team may be rostered to the Waitakere turf. Each team trains typically once per week, however, some senior teams train twice. Training is held in the evenings and updated times are available below.
The Hockey NZ website has several resources available to help with your coaching. This includes free online coaching modules which you can complete which covers player development, effective communication, the psychology behind players and the like.
The website also includes drills and skills resources which are available for download. For those wishing to further their coaching, we recommend visiting the Hockey NZ website to find out more here.
PREMIER MEN: Tuesday 8.00pm
PREMIER WOMEN: Tuesday 6.30pm
RESERVE MEN: Thursday 7.00pm
RESERVE WOMEN: Tuesday 8.00pm
DIVISION 1 MEN: Thursday 8.00pm
DIVISION 1 WOMEN: Tuesday 7.00pm
DIVISION 2 MEN: Thursday 8.00pm
DIVISION 2 WOMEN: Thursday 9.00pm
DIVISION 3 MEN: Thursday 7.00pm
DIVISION 3 WOMEN: Thursday 9.00pm
DIVISION 4 MEN: Tuesday 9.00pm
YOUTH: Monday, Tuesday & Thursday 6.00pm
JUNIORS: Juniors train at Ken Maunder Park. Please see your Junior Club Captain for details
JUNIOR - INTERMEDIATE SCHOOL AGE
YOUTH TEAMS - HIGH SCHOOL AGE
YOUTH PLAYING PREMIER /SENIOR GRADES
PREMIER & PREMIER RESERVE GRADES
JUNIOR - 8 A-SIDE (SCHOOL YR 5-6)
JUNIOR - 6 A-SIDE MINI STICKS (SCHOOL YR 3-4)
JUNIOR - FUN STICKS (SCHOOL YR 1-2)
(under 13 years)
Junior Club Captain
For Junior players - ages 4 to 13 years old, school years 1 through 8 you can email Ruby directly here.
Youth Club Captain
For Youth players - ages 13 to 18 years old, school years 9 through 13 you can email Mary directly here.
For summer hockey enquiries - Thursday nights, 7-a-side games, October-March, Please contact Rose directly here.