Pre Season Training: 1st, 8th and 15th March at Raroa.
Fun BBQ night will be held on the 1st of March
Sunday 14th and 21st March 2021
Note: Any trials or pre-season training that clashes with Summer Sport are not compulsory. Every effort will be made by the Winter Sport to accommodate those players involved in both.
Competition: Starts early Term 2, finishes end of August. Playing nights will be confirmed early in 2021 and are likely to be Tuesday through to Friday depending on the team grade.
Teams play on artificial turf at Newtown, Elsdon, Fraser Park and Maidstone, and at Paraparaumu once or twice a season if a Kapiti team is in the same grade.
In 2021, the College also plans to send the Boys and Girls 1st XI teams to a pre-season tournament in the Wairarapa in April.
Winter Tournament: 30th August - 4th September - Venues to be confirmed.
Training: The top teams will train twice a week in addition to games - days will be confirmed early in 2021. Other teams training times will be determined by their coaches.Venues:
Equipment: Players need to provide their own stick, shin pads, mouth guard, turf shoes
Uniforms: Tops and shorts/skirts provided by school. College socks ($15) will need to be purchased from the Sports Office.
$20 Uniform Hire Fee.
1st XI - $210.00
All other teams - $170.00
Umpiring Course: There will be an umpiring course near the start of the year. This course is compulsory for all 1st XI players however is open to all players, coaches and supporters. The course will be delivered at Onslow College, with the exact location to be confirmed.
Coaching Opportunities and Parent help required: If you are interested in coaching, we are happy to work with you to find a suitable coaching position and to support you with further training and qualifications. The school hockey committee (OCHC) made up of teachers, parents and coaches, gathers monthly to ensure the smooth running of hockey at Onslow College. Please contact Jason Hackett on firstname.lastname@example.org.