Summer Hockey

PRIMARY SCHOOL &

INTERMEDIATE SCHOOL

RULES

  • Summer Hockey Primary School & Intermediate School Competitions based at HMI Twin Turfs
  • 6-week competitions
  • All Grades are 6-a-side, third of turf (Except Litte Sticks Year 0 - Year 2 Grade which is 4-aside, sixth of a turf)
  • 12-minute halves
  • Umpires will be supplied
  • Cost per team $175 (Little Sticks $100) 
  • Can enter as Mixed, Boys or Girls teams
  • Team entries are capped, so be in quick to register your teams.
  • Shin pads and mouth guards compulsory
  • Soft soled shoes/ runners only (no rugby/football boots, sprigs and/or cleats)


RULES

Normal rules of hockey apply, except for the following:

  • Safety first
  • No overheads - Controlled jinking and skillful elimination skills are allowed below knee height (not dangerous at umpire discretion)​​​​​​​
  • No Penalty Corners - For fouls inside the circle a free hit to the attackers outside the circle. This must go 5m before being taken in.
  • Goals can be scored from halfway (if from a free hit, it must be auto passed first)
  • No shots at goal above backboard height
  • Ball over the baseline by either an attacker or defender is a free hit to the defenders taken in line with the top of the circle (or 5 meters from baseline)
  • Focus on Fun
  • SAFETY IS PARAMOUNT


REGISTRATIONS CLOSE FRIDAY 10th OCTOBER 2022