England Hockey run a National Championship series of matches which take place monthly at regional levels October to March. These matches are played U14, U16 and U18 separate boys and girls. Regional Cluster Finals take place in April with the winners going to National Finals in May. Cheltenham Junior Hockey Club puts forward their most competitive teams with their best players to play 11 a-side. Matches take place both locally as well as regionally.
U14 and U16 players have the opportunity to play a more competitive match series against clubs in Avon, Gloucestershire and Wiltshire. Sunday matches run from October to March with play-offs in April which include semi-finals and finals. They are played 11 a-side (with a goalkeeper). Matches take place in Cheltenham, Yate, Bristol-UWE and Gordano.