SJS Sport Alert - Winter Hockey

Winter Hockey Registration Term 2 2022

Venue: 2022 Pita Pit Primary School Competition will be held at the HMI Twin Turfs, Manawaroa Street, Palmerston North or Satellite Turf at Massey University, Albany Drive (off Old West Road) Palmerston North.

These grounds are owned by Hockey Manawatu, so if the grounds around Palmerston North are closed, these grounds may still be open, please sign up to Manawatu Hockey or listen to MoreFM for updates on ground closures.

Trainings will be decided with the team and coach and can be held at Manawaroa Park or at school. The day and time for trainings will be confirmed by the coach.

All games start on Sunday 15 May 2022 and finish on Sunday 28 August 2022.

St James' will request that all St James' games are played after 11.00am to allow players to attend Sunday Mass. Competition will play on the first weekend of Term 2 holidays playing Sunday 10 July 2022.

Year 0 & 2 (SJS Green) - Fun Sticks 4-aside 15 min halves
Year 3 & 4 (SJS Silver) - Mini Sticks 6-aside 15 min halves
Year 5 & 6 (SJS Gold) - Kiwi Sticks 7-aside 20 min halves. Can enter with a fully padded goalie or without.

Uniform: St James’ PE Uniform, a fitted mouth guard (purchase from chemists or from any sports shop), shin pads (purchase from any sports shop), green hockey socks and soft soled sports shoes only.


Year 0 & 2 (SJS Green) - $43
Year 3 & 4 (SJS Silver) - $32

Year 5 & 6 (SJS Gold) - $32

No Hockey Games: on Queen's Birthday - Sunday 4 June 2022.

Last Game: Sunday 28 August 2022.

Every team requires a Coach/Manager

NO COACH/MANAGER = NO TEAM No experience required

By signing up to a Sports Code run by St James’ Catholic School, children, coaches and spectators will agree to the Fair Play Guidelines for Parents, Spectators & Players. Please read them and familiarise yourself with them. This is available under the links on
the School App.

To ensure you stay informed about Hockey please sign up to
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Registration: To be eligible to be placed in a team, payment must be made and Registration completed before Monday 2 May 2022 . Player fees must be paid by this date to St James' Catholic School BOT Account No: 12-3442-0052178-00 (please insert 'Winter Hockey' and 'Child's Name' as the reference. Please note your child will not be placed in a team until payment is received.

Tracey Gunn
Teacher in Charge of Hockey