Tournament details

 When does it take place?

The Hockey Championships take place in the Autumn term.

2022/2023 competition

Opening date: Monday, 06 June 2022, 0900 
Closing date: Friday, 08 July 2022, 2355
Cost of entry: £60

Age groups

U11, U12 and U13 tournaments.
All age groups must consist of girls only. 
This is in accordance with the NGB's rules and regulations.

Eligibility

Pupils can only participate in one age group throughout the competition. The competition is defined as both qualifying events and the finals.

Risk assessment

A full risk assessment is carried out between IAPS and host venues for each event. If you require a copy of the events risk assessment, please contact IAPS Sport. 

Competitor details
Once you have booked, you will be asked to provide some details about your competitors before the event. In line with GDPR, only essential information is collected in order to be able to organise the sports event.

 

U11

2022/2023 competition

The 2022/2023 qualifying events are taking place at various venues across the country between 28/09/2022 and 4/11/2022.
The 2022/2023 national final is taking place at Cheltenham College on 11 November 2022.

For events in the Autumn term, bookings will open during the Summer term preceding it.
For events in the Spring term, bookings will open during the Autumn term.
For events in the Summer term, bookings will open during the Spring term.

Booking online

Opening date: Monday, 06 June 2022, 0900 
Closing date: Friday, 08 July 2022, 2355
Cost of entry: £60

Team size

All tournaments are 7-a-side.
Squads of 10 players max.

Umpires

Schools must provide an umpire for the tournament. You will not be required to umpire your own team, unless otherwise advised.

Draws 

All draws are created by IAPS after the closing date.

Qualifying for the finals

Schools must enter a regional qualifier in order to qualify for the finals.
The number of teams qualifying for the finals is determined by IAPS based on the total number of entries and qualifying events.

U12

2022/2023 competition

The details of 2022/23 competition is taking place at Clifton College on 2 December 2022.

For events in the Autumn term, bookings will open during the Summer term preceding it.
For events in the Spring term, bookings will open during the Autumn term.
For events in the Summer term, bookings will open during the Spring term.

This is a standalone event to increase participation.

Eligibility

Only year 7 pupils are eligible for this event and they cannot play in both the U12 and U13 events.

Booking online

Opening date: Monday, 06 June 2022, 0900 
Closing date: Friday, 08 July 2022, 2355
Cost of entry: £60

Eligibility

Only year 7 pupils are eligible for this event and they cannot play in both the U12 and U13 events.

Team size

All tournaments are 7-a-side.
Squads of 10 players max.

Umpires

Schools must provide an umpire for the tournament. You will not be required to umpire your own team, unless otherwise advised.

Draws 

All draws are created by IAPS after the closing date.

U13

2022/2023 competition

The 2022/2023 qualifying events are taking place at various venues across the country between 27/09/2022 and 14/10/2022.
The 2022/2023 national final is taking place at Haileybury School on 25 November 2022.

For events in the Autumn term, bookings will open during the Summer term preceding it.
For events in the Spring term, bookings will open during the Autumn term.
For events in the Summer term, bookings will open during the Spring term.

Booking online

Opening date: Monday, 06 June 2022, 0900
Closing date: Friday, 08 July 2022, 2355
Cost of entry:60

Team size

All tournaments are 7-a-side.
Squads of 10 players max.

Umpires

Schools must provide an umpire for the tournament. You will not be required to umpire your own team, unless otherwise advised.

Draws 

All draws are created by IAPS after the closing date.

Qualifying for the finals

Schools must enter a regional qualifier in order to qualify for the finals.
The number of teams qualifying for the finals is determined by IAPS based on the total number of entries and qualifying events.

Rules and regulations

 

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.

Upcoming events

27 September – 25 November 2022

U13 Girls' Hockey Championships

Book your school into an U13 qualifier here.

  • Various
  • Hockey (girls)
28 September – 27 November 2022

U11 Girls' Hockey Championships

Book your school into an U11 qualifier here.

  • Various
  • Hockey (girls)
30 September 2022

Girl's Small Schools Hockey Championships

Book your school into a small schools event here.

  • Rugby School
  • Hockey (girls)
2 December 2022

U12 Girl's Hockey Tournament

Book your school into the U12 tournament here

  • Clifton College
  • Hockey (girls)