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Changes to Men's Club training




WEF Wednesday 9th January the set up for this will now be:

19:00 - 20:00 - 6s & beginners/returners to hockey 

19:30 - 21:30 - 5s, 4s, 3s


Peter Beard
Coaching Director


Author - psym
Date - 04/01/19

Calling all coaches




We have received this further update on course availability from England Hockey

The 2019 programme of Coaching Workshops are now available to book and include Workshops in January (See below).  Places are first come first served and only secure when booked and paid for online.  Sessional Coach & Coach Award Courses will go live on the ‘Find A Course’ page on Monday 17 December.  The ‘Find a Course’ page includes all information relating to the Workshops and Courses, including pre-requisites for attendance.

Bookings must be made in the name of the participant – bookings cannot be made on behalf of someone else. Participants must be aged over 16 years to attend Workshops and over 18 years to attend Sessional/Coach Course.  If you have any queries or problems with the booking process please contact coaching@englandhockey.co.uk  

Don’t forget that any coach, umpire or player can sign up to the FREE Hockey Hub to access resources and ideas.  For any questions within the Club please contact the Coaching Director, Peter Beard.

WORKSHOPS

VENUE

DATE

CLOSING DATE

Integrating Goalkeepers

Gosport, Hampshire

Sunday 6 January

Tuesday 1 January

What to Coach – Goalscoring

Addlestone, Surrey

Monday 14 January

Friday 4 January

Further Workshops are also available around the country in January.  Other Workshops available from February onwards currently include:

Engaging Games for Children

Aylesford (Kent), Gosport (Hampshire), Braintree (Essex), Godalming (Surrey)

What to Coach – Attacking

Addlestone (Surrey),

Practice Design

Hook (Hampshire)

SESSIONAL COACH COURSES

DATES

CLOSING DATE

Exeter, Devon

Sunday 7 April & Sunday 14 April

Sunday 24 March

Gloucester

Sunday 12 May & Sunday 26 May

Sunday 28 April

St Albans, Hertfordshire

Tuesday 14 May & Wednesday 15 May

Sunday 28 April

Ive Farm, London E10 5HH

Thursday 16 May & Thursday 23 May

Thursday 2 May

Chelmsford, Essex

Saturday 1 June & Sunday 2 June

Sunday 19 May

Aylesford, Kent

Sunday 14 July & Saturday 20 July

Thursday 30 May

Bristol

Saturday 10 August & Saturday 17 August

Sunday 28 July

Diss, Suffolk

Sunday 11 August & Saturday 17 August

Sunday 28 July

Lewes, East Sussex

Saturday 17 August & Sunday 18 August

Sunday 4 August

Details still to be confirmed for further Sessional Coach courses in Hampshire (Feb midweek & June), Surrey (April) and Buckinghamshire (August midweek).

UKCC COACH COURSES

DATES

CLOSING DATE

Isleworth, Middlesex

Sunday 12 May, Saturday 18 May & Sunday 19 May

Sunday 28 April

Taunton, Somerset

Saturday 20 July, Sunday 21 July & Saturday 27 July

Sunday 7 July

Haslemere, Surrey

Saturday 17 August, Sunday 18 August, & Saturday 31 August

Sunday 4 August

Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk

September/October TBC





Author - psym
Date - 20/12/18

New club kit is catching on





Three of the boys under 14  team proudly showing off their new shirts and club numbers at training tonight.
Author - hwat
Date - 10/12/18

Peter Boizot MBE






Some of you may have read of the death, this week, of Peter who  was a longstanding supporter of hockey and visited the Club on many occasions

Peter founded Pizza Express who, at one point, sponsored the National League in the early 90s and even at his death aged 89 was still President Emeritus of Hampstead & Westminster Hockey Club.  Please see details of his life by following the link below:

Peter Boizot

Rest In Peace
Author - psym
Date - 08/12/18

Merchandising






There are a couple of items in the Clubhouse which you may consider.

There are Club  air fresheners  & also sweatbands in a cabinet in the corner - both for the minor cost of £1.  Keys are in the till as usual.

Enjoy.
Author - psym
Date - 05/12/18