A national junior hockey development program run in various ways around Australia, Hookin2Hockey gives boys and girls 10 and under the opportunity to learn the basic skills of hockey, develop fundamental motor skills and make friends – all while beginning their lifelong love of hockey. Stay tuned to our event calendar for upcoming programs.
Juniors Training – 2017
When: Wednesdays 5:30 to 6:30pm
Where: Marrara Hockey Centre
164 Abala Road, Marrara NT 0812
Junior Hockey Competition – Term 2 & 3, 2017
Under 11 Girls & Boys
7 aside on half field
20 minute halves
Under 14 Girls & Boys
11 on the full field
25 minute halves
Under 17 Girls & Boys
11 on the full field
35 minute halves
UNIFORMS & SPORTS EQUIPMENT
Commerce-PINTS Hockey Club playing shirt (Under 17s play in the senior shirt), plain black shorts (no board shorts; no logos) or skort for Under 14 & Under 17 girls, Club socks, shin guards, mouth guard. Players will need to bring their own hockey stick.
Mouth guards and shin guards are compulsory for ALL junior players in our club.
Purchases through the Club (current stock)
For NEW Under 17 and Senior players: First shirt is free due to generous sponsorship by Territory Timber and Hardware.
* Training singlets are heavily subsidised by Territory Timber & Hardware sponsorship. Prices may change slightly on new orders.
The NT Department of Health Dental Clinics will provide, free of charge, a properly fitted mouth guard for students, generally once they have enough second teeth. Call one of the school dental services or the Darwin Dental Clinic (8922 6466) to make an appointment. Please ask the Club for a letter confirming that your child is playing hockey as this letter will be required when attending the fitting.
What is Hookin2Hockey?
1. Come and Try – Introduction to the basics of hockey with emphasis on fun and involvement. Hookin2Hockey provides a welcoming environment for both the participant and their family.
2. Skills in Action – Programs for weekdays or holidays run by clubs at various school venues thoughout Darwin and Palmerston. Register through NT Hockey website.
3. Game On! – Small game sessions run once a week by clubs either individually or together at various venues. Focus is on participation and enjoyment and introducing a sense of belonging to the hockey community.
Hookin2Hockey this season
Term 1 (weeks 5–10)
For all juniors, including beginners.
FREE Come and Try event. All juniors welcome – old and new!
For 5–8 year olds ready to further develop skills through small game sessions.
Consists of 2 sessions – game plus training:
Skills Development Training – Wednesdays 5:30–6:30 pm
Game On! – Fridays 5:30–6:30 pm (TBC)