Hockey for younger children

2020 will see another series of hook in 2 hockey for new primary school aged children. This program will take place at our hockey ground at 74 Farm Rd, Cheltenham. Entry off Farm Rd.


Term 1 will commence with Southern United together with Hockey Victoria visiting local schools to introduce children to the wonders of hockey.

Our exciting hook in 2 hockey program will have a more flexible format in 2020.

Children can attend Friday afternoon (4.30-5.45pm) sessions or Saturday morning session (9-10.15am).

The Free of Charge Come and Try sessions will take place on Friday 21st February and Saturday 22nd February.

Our Hook in 2 hockey program will them run for 5 session

  • Friday afternoons 4.30 -5.45 pm: 28 Feb, 6-13-20-27 March. 
  • Saturday mornings: 9.00 – 10.15 am: 29 Feb, 7-14-21-28 March.

 Some information regarding hook in 2 hockey is available here

If you would like further information regarding the program please contact the program lead: Petra via suhc.hin2h@gmail.com  

Register for Hook in 2 Hockey FRIDAY AFTER SCHOOL here

 

Register for Hook in 2 Hockey SATURDAY MORNINGS here

 

The five week program will cost $89. Within that $89 participants will receive a hockey stick, ball, shin pads, back pack, and reversible shirt.  Please see  Here for details of the pack.

The focus of the program will be on skills

  1. Basic Skills
  2. Dribbling
  3. Passing and Stealing
  4. Game Focus
  5. Dribbling
  6. Passing
  7. Stealing
  8. Game Focus

We know that young children need to have a fun environment where they can learn, that is the aim of our hook in 2 hockey program.

When children finish the hook in  2 hockey program they can move to Stick 2 hockey. Game on allows the children to put their skills in to action in small sided games.

What’s after hook in 2 hockey?

After the 5 week hook in 2 hockey program there are lots of choices for the children, and parents. Most children will move on to the stick to hockey program which will vary based on the child’s age.

Children turning 8 in 2020, or younger, can be part of the under 8 program. Running Friday nights at 4.45 at Farm Rd, the children continue their skills development under the watchful, caring and fun eye of Phoebe and Warren. There will be also the first taste of hockey games in a non competitive environment at the end of the sessions.

The fee for our under 8 ‘stick to hockey program’ includes a club fee of $100 (which cover term 2 and 3) and a fee to Hockey Victoria (our governing body) of $30.

Children turning 10 in 2020 or younger, can be part of the under 10 stick to hockey program program. With team training on Thursday night at 5.30 at Farm Rd, and games on Saturday morning at Farm Rd at 8.20, with the first game on May 2nd. Cost for 2020 is $185 for the club fee and fee for Hockey Victoria (our governing body) is  $51.50

Children turning 12 in 2019 or younger, can be part of our under 12 program. With team training for the boys on Thursdays, and for the girls on Wednesday,   in term 2 and 3, fand games on Saturday morning in a home and away type competition with the first game on May 4th.  Cost is yet to be determined for 2020 is $310 together with a Hockey Victoria fee of $72. This runs through term two and three.  Children can join the pre-season training  in Februrary please contact us to discuss.