Hockey South Canterbury – Summer Hockey Competition 2024

Information Sheet

Playing Dates (Tuesdays for Social/Business House and Competitive Teams)

            Playing dates:   Feb-20     Feb-27    Mar-5     Mar-12    Mar-19     Mar-25   



Social/Business 6-aside Half Turf - Tuesday Evenings

This grade is suitable for people wanting to have a go at hockey in a social environment

 Competition Rules and Guidelines:

  • Four adults must be on the turf at any one time
  • 15 minute halves timed by timers, 5 minute half time
  • Six field players, no goalie required, unlimited substitutes
  • NO hitting of the ball and no intentionally raised balls
  • Goals must be scored from inside the circle
  • Sticks can be provided


Competitive 8-aside Full Turf - Tuesday Evenings

 Competition Rules and Guidelines:

  • 15 minute halves, 5 minute half time
  • 8 field players, GOALIES compulsory
  • The ball can be hit and/or raised provided it is not deemed dangerous
  • 8 second shootout will replace penalty corners
  • Standard goal scoring applies
  • Mouth guards and shin pads compulsory
  • Goals must be scored from inside the circle


Schedule of Fees

            Social/Business 6-aside half Turf (6 Weeks)                                     $ 160

            Competitive 8-aside half Turf (6 Weeks)                                            $ 199

Registration/Payment Deadlines

            Post Xmas Competitions                    Forms              Thursday 15th February 2024


                                                                        Payments        Within 7 days of receipt of invoice


All teams will be required to wear a team T-Shirt/Singlet or at least all players in the same colour top. Teams are required to submit this in the team entry form.


Teams will be invoiced their entry fee.  These are due within 7 days of receipt.  You can pay at the HSC office on Tuesday night or online.  Details on the invoice.

Umpires – Competitive Grade Only

Teams will rostered on the draw for umpiring.  Umpires need to be capable of umpiring at the level of Division 1 and 2 Men’s and Women’s Grades. HSC can supply umpires at an extra cost of $50 per team. Please indicate on the entry form if you would like an umpire supplied.  



Draws will be available on the HSC Facebook page weekly www.facebook.com/hockeysouthcanterbury and also emailed to team contacts.


Any team needing to default a match must notify competition organiser Janelle Amalfitano 021 16 15 121 at least 12 hours before your game.

If the weather is not suitable for play cancellations will be posted on the Hockey South Canterbury Website www.hockeysouthcanterbury.co.nz and also on the Hockey South Canterbury Facebook page www.facebook.com/hockeysouthcanterbury Team contacts will also be emailed.

Entries close on Thursday 15th February 2024