Boys U9 / U10
Cheltenham Junior Hockey Club participates in monthly hockey festivals which are set up by Gloucestershire Hockey Association. The festivals are run on a Sunday with a series of friendly matches against other club teams in Gloucester, Worcester and Wiltshire. The tournaments are held locally to Cheltenham. Matches are generally round robin, 12 minutes / 1 way with the tournament lasting 2-3 hours.
U8s play as mixed team (boys and girls) with 5 a-side and no goalkeeper on a half size pitch. Combined U9/U10, U11/U12 play as same gender teams with 7 a-side and a goalkeeper on a half-size pitch.
Parents are encouraged to get involved and assist with umpiring or manager positions.
England Hockey run a Club County Cup series of matches which take place in March. These matches are played U10 and U12 separate boys and girls; younger talented players (U9 and U11) may be asked to play. The matches are play 5v5 with a goalkeeper on half-pitch. Winners/Runners up go forward in the West Regional competition in April. U12 series progresses to National Finals which take place in April.
|01 October 2017||Sunday||13:00||Dean Close||u9-10 Boys||GHA Festival|
|15 October 2017||Sunday||TBA||Yate OSC Bristol||u9-10 Boys||AJHL Festival|
|05 November 2017||Sunday||13:00||Dean Close||u9-10 Boys||GHA Festival|
|12 November 2017||Sunday||TBA||Yate OSC Bristol||u9-10 Boys||AJHL Festival|
|03 December 2017||Sunday||13:00||Dean Close||u9-10 Boys||GHA Festival|
|14 January 2018||Sunday||13:00||Dean Close||u9-10 Boys||GHA Festival|
|04 February 2018||Sunday||TBA||Yate OSC Bristol||u9-10 Boys||AJHL Festival|
|04 February 2018||Sunday||13:00||Dean Close||u9-10 Boys||GHA Festival|
|04 March 2018||Sunday||TBA||Yate OSC Bristol||u9-10 Boys||AJHL Festival|
|04 March 2018||Sunday||13:00||Dean Close||u9-10 Boys||County Cup|
|07 April 2018||Saturday||12:15||Cokethorpe School||u9-10 Boys||R Oxford Tournament|
|22 April 2018||Sunday||TBA||Yate OSC Bristol||u9-10 Boys||AJHL Tournament|
|06 May 2018||Sunday||TBA||Clifton College||u9-10 Boys||Regional Final|