U18 Men & Women

To be eligible to play in the National Under 18 Association Tournaments, the players must be under the age of 18 years old as at 1st January of the year in which the tournament is played and must be over the age of 15 years old as at 1st January of the year in which the tournament is played. (eg. A player whose 18th birthday is on or after 1st January is eligible, a player whose 18th birthday is before 1st January is ineligible).

2022 Under 18 Trials Registration

Register for any of the following options:   

  • Under 18 Summer Academy Only - Sundays 13th, 20th & 27th February
  • Under 18 Summer Academy & Under 18 Trials - Sundays 13th, 20th & 27th February  -  (Trials)  13th & 20th March
  • Under 18 Trials Only - Sundays 13th & 20th March


U18 Academy $60.00 per player (includes shirt)

U18 Trials no charge

Venue:  HMI Twin Turfs, 6A Manawaroa Street, Palmerston North  

Time:  10am - 12pm

U18 Trials - Age eligibility:  (Note: As long as the player is 15 Years of age and Under 18 Years of age as at 1st January 2022  who are Year 11, 12, 13 as well as players who are no longer attending  Secondary School but still within the age requirements)   

Registrations Open To:  Players who are Under 18 years of age as at 1st January 2022.

If you have any queries regarding the Summer Academy & Trials please contact:

Kelly Carline (Talent Development Officer)  E:tdo@hockeymanawatu.org.nz

2022 Manawatu Under 18 Open Trials Registration

Note:  If you are currently registered for the U18 Summer Academy, you do not need to re-register for the trials as all registered U18 Summer Academy players are automatically registered into our 2022 Under 18 Trials.

Venue:  HMI Twin Turfs, 6A Manawaroa Street, Palmerston North                                                          

Commencing:    Sundays 13th & 20th March 2022

Time:  10.00am - 12.00pm     

Players need to bring:  White & Dark Tshirt as well as their hockey gear 

2022 Manawatu U18 Men

10th - 16th  July 2022 – National Tournament –Palmerston North

Coaches - Ben Molloy and Matt Chard

Assistant Coach - Sean Crook 

Manager - Dave Rhodes-Robinson

2022 U18 Men 

Alex JamesBlair SimpsonBlake Hoskin
Carter HobbsCarter Rhodes-RobinsonDwayne Manulua Lafi
Harry WollandJamie PedersenJosh Smit
Kaleb EdgecombeLiam SimpsonMax Hopcroft
Mitchell Reilly Sam Greenway Solomon Kaihe
Taine Kuiti Will RobertsZach Carline 

2022 Manawatu U18 Women

10th - 16th July 2022 – National Tournament –Nelson

Coach - Brandon Roach 

Assistant Coach - Natasha Cowx 

Manager- Ashleigh Hill 

2022 U18 Women

Makayla ClareyCharlotte Dunn-HallClaudia Roberts
Kelsey HillAlana GoreBecky Ward
Angela SpurdleCharlotte BakerSarah Connelly
Gretel MurphyAli ParataFranca Morrah
Mandy YeoJodie KentBella Willis
Sam Ward Hazel TauailotoAbby Tredder