2024 Year 7/8 6-week Development Programme and Introduction to 11 Aside Festival 


The year 7/8 development and festival allows players to finish the season in style. Players will be introduced to 11-aside hockey and test themselves against teams from Waikato, Rotorua, Whakatane, Taupo, and Thames Valley. It is a two-day festival, with day one being 7-aside and day two being 11-aside. Players will be placed in teams after the development training.  There will be Boy's and Girl's Grades. For field players and goalkeepers.

Festival Dates

7-8 October 

6 Development days

August 4/11/18/25

September 22/29

9:30 am- 10:30 am training time


Tournament: Waikato

Development: Tauranga Hockey

Please note travel to Waikato for the festival will be up to individual players.


$200 includes tournament costs, development days and a playing shirt. Please check the size chart below before registering 

If you have any questions you can contact Sam Bartholomew at pm@tgahockey.co.nz