HOCKEY – Dates for your diary
4th November @ Purley Walcountians
9th December @ East Grinstead
27th January @ Guildford
24th February @
Tulse Hill & Dulwich
These festivals are for 7 – a – side teams
U9 Mixed Boys and Girls
More details will be available
nearer to the first date, but we hope that your son or daughter will want
to take part. We will also
need help with transport for our away festivals.
These festivals give the younger
players a taster of playing in a match situation, although the emphasis is
very much on having fun!
JUNIOR HOCKEY TEE SHIRTS NOW AVAILABLE
FROM ROWENA MARTIN AT TRAINING SESSIONS PRICED £6
MINI HOCKEY TRAINING 2007/08
This year we are running two sessions a week for the minis:-
The 2007 training sessions will run each week as follows:
WEDNESDAY - 12th September to 17th October
No training on 24th October
31st October to 12th December
SUNDAY - 16th September to 14th October
No training on 21st and 28th October
4th November to 16th December
Dates for 2008 will be published nearer the time.
New Mini Hockey membership forms will shortly be available to download from this section, or they can be picked up in the Sports Club Reception.
The total cost for the year is £40 per child. There may be a small additional fee to pay if they play in a match.
First time attendees may attend their first session free of charge, in order to give it a try. Thereafter it is essential that you complete a membership form (and pay the subscription fee), as we must have contact and medical details. You can download a membership form here
It is very important that your child registers on arrival at the pitch, and that you, as a parent or guardian collects your child afterwards pitch side.
In the event of poor weather, we will try to continue where possible, but please contact the Sports Club, if you are in any doubt, on 01342 321210
We look forward to giving your children a taste of hockey and developing their skills, whilst you can watch or enjoy a coffee and a read of the newspapers in the clubhouse!
Please contact me if you have any queries on 07867 587302 or email us at [email protected]
Mini Festival - Sunday 10th December
Grinstead hosted this festival which included teams from Purley
Walcountians, Horsham and Old Mid Whitgiftians.
ages of the children ranged from 6 – 11 years, some playing in their
first ever ‘match’!
Five teams competed at U9 mixed level and seven teams played as U11
Boys and U11 Girls.
event nearly didn’t take place as the pitches were frozen solid at 9am.
However after an hour’s delay, the sun started to defrost the
pitch and we were able to start, and although delayed with the schedule,
we were able to catch up a little, as the morning progressed.
were some great moments – with teams playing in a fantastic spirit,
enjoyment and fun being the aim of the day.
children finished tired but happy at 12pm.
There was then a small presentation for the winners.
Girls – Purley Walcountians
Boys – Horsham
Mixed – Old Mids
View photos here
next Mini Festival is in January.
you are interested in playing mini hockey at East Grinstead and are aged 6
– 10 yrs, please contact Linda Parkin on 01342 328302.
is on a Sunday morning, between 10.30 – 11.30am.
Grinstead Junior Hockey Club