Bookings open: Monday 13 September
Closing date for booking: Friday 26 November
U11, U12 and U13 tournaments.
U12 and U13 teams must consist of boys only.
U11 teams may have a maximum of 2 girls as part of the squad. However, the girls must not have already played in the U11 girls' competitions in the Autumn term.
This is in accordance with the NGB's rules and regulations.
All tournaments are 7-a-side.
Squads of 10 players max.
Schools must provide an umpire for the tournament. You will not be required to umpire your own team, unless otherwise advised.
All draws are created by IAPS after the closing date.
Qualifying for the finals
Schools must enter an U11 and U13 qualifier in order to reach the finals.
The top teams in each will be invited to the finals.
The U12 event is a straight finals.
U11 finals - Wednesday, 2 March 2022, Rugby School
U12 finals - Monday 28 February, Culford School
U13 finals - Friday, 4 March 2022, Haileybury College
Cost of entry
£60 per team
All competitors must attend an IAPS School.
Competitors ages must be taken from 1st September 2021.
Competitors may only enter one age group per competition.
Only a member of school staff, with a school email address, can book onto IAPS sports events online.
Bookings are made on a first come, first served basis.
Schools must read and accept the Terms and Conditions before booking for an event.
IAPS' Safeguarding Policy and Procedures sets out our approach to safeguarding and child protection at all events.
IAPS is committed to protecting your personal data. Data will be processed for the purposes of responding to requests to enter and participate in IAPS sport events. The Association has a legitimate interest for processing basic and sensitive personal data and will only process and keep the minimum required data to organise and run events safely. IAPS will only share your data with third parties where necessary to do so to compete in an IAPS sporting event and to meet National Governing Bodies regulations. Further information is available here.
The national governing body for hockey in England is England Hockey.
All IAPS hockey tournaments are conducted under the In2Hockey rules, including their ruling on gender splits within tournaments.
Please read the rules and regulations in full before entering the event.
Over Age Players Policy
If you have a pupil who is out of age and wishes to play Hockey with their year group, you can apply directly to England Hockey for approval to play out of age.
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A range of products are available, specific to each individual sport, in a range of colours and sizes to suit all ages, including producing team hoodies for schools.
All the commission made from the merchandise is reinvested into the sports programme, to keep improving the events every year.
To see what is available to purchase, and to place an order, please visit the IAPS sport web shop here.
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