IAPS HOCKEY (BOYS)

Tournament information

Age groups
  • There are tournaments for the U11, U12 and U13 age groups.
  • The age of each competitor must be taken from the 1 September 2019.

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

  • 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.
  • All qualifying rounds are listed below, under forthcoming events.
  • The U12 event is a straight finals.

  • Finals dates
  • U11 - Rugby School, Wednesday 18 March 2020.
  • U12 - Repton School, Friday 20 March 2020.
  • U13 - Cheltenham College, Friday 6 March 2020.

  • Reserve dates
  • TBC

  • Merchandise

    Shirt Logos Ltd
  • As the official merchandisers for IAPS, they sell branded products both online and at events throughout the year. All of the commission made from the merchandise is reinvested into the sports programme, to keep improving the events every year.
  • Merchandise can be pre-ordered by completing the order form here.

  • Team hoodies
  • Shirt Logos can produce team hoodies for schools. Place your order online and have your personalised hoodies sent directly to your school or collect them at the event.

  • Entry requirements

    Your team structure
  • U13 age group - teams must consist of boys only.
  • U11 age group - a maximum of 2 girls will be permitted to form part of the squad, however they 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.
  • Schools must provide an umpire for the tournament. You will not be required to umpire your own team, unless otherwise advised.

  • Eligibility
  • All competitors must attend an IAPS School.
  • Competitors may only play in one age group throughout the 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.

  • National governing body

    The national governing body for hockey in England is England Hockey.

    Support available from England Hockey
  • England Hockey have developed key products for schools to give guidance and aid delivery of hockey to different age groups and abilities, with a range of teacher training opportunities. So whether you are introducing hockey into your school for the first time or want to grow current activity click here to see what support is available.

  • Key contact
  • If you would like more information, contact the England Hockey participation team directly.


  • Important information

    Rules and regulations
  • All IAPS hockey tournaments are conducted under the In2Hockey rules, including their ruling on gender splits within tournaments according to their most up-to-date regulations.
  • Please read the rules and regulations in full before entering the event.

  • Competitor details
  • Once you have booked for this event, you must complete your competitors details online before the entry deadline.
  • The link to submit your competitors details can be found in the confirmation email sent to you immediately after booking online.
  • If you do not receive the confirmation email, you can log into your account via our website and re-send yourself the email.

  • Safeguarding
  • IAPS believe that the welfare and wellbeing of all children and adults at risk attending an IAPS event is of the highest concern.
  • The IAPS Safeguarding Policy and Procedures sets out our approach to safeguarding and child protection.

  • Risk assessment
  • A full risk assessment is carried out between IAPS and host venues.
  • A copy can be provided on request. Please contact sport@iaps.uk.

  • Photography
  • There will be no professional photography at any IAPS events.
  • Parents and spectators can take their own pictures. There is no law against taking photos at public events for personal use, including pictures of other people's children.
  • Further advice can be found on our website here.

  • FORTHCOMING HOCKEY (BOYS) EVENTS

    20/03/2020 U12 Boys' Hockey Final - Repton Repton School Sports Centre DE65 6FH More Info
    20/01/2020 U11 Boys' Hockey Qualifier - Rugby School Rugby School Sports Centre CV22 5DJ More Info
    03/02/2020 U11 Boys' Hockey Qualifier - King's College, Taunton King's College, Taunton TA1 3LA More Info
    05/02/2020 U11 Boys' Hockey Qualifier - Fettes College Fettes College EH4 1QX More Info
    05/02/2020 U13 Boys' Hockey Qualifier - Bede's Senior School Bede's Senior School BN27 3QH More Info
    05/02/2020 U13 Boys' Hockey Qualifier - Fettes College Fettes College EH4 1QX More Info
    07/02/2020 U13 Boys' Hockey Qualifier - Cheltenham College Cheltenham College GL53 7AH More Info
    10/02/2020 U11 Boys' Hockey Qualifier - Framlingham College King's College, Taunton TA1 3LA More Info
    11/02/2020 U11 Boys' Hockey Qualifier - Hurstpierpoint Hurstpierpoint College BN6 9JS More Info
    13/02/2020 U13 Boys' Hockey Qualifier - Millfield Millfield Sports Centre, Butleigh Astros BA16 0ST More Info
    26/02/2020 U11 Boys' Hockey Qualifier - Eastbourne College Eastbourne College BN21 4JX More Info
    27/02/2020 U13 Boys' Hockey Qualifier - Trinity School Trinity School CR9 7AT More Info
    28/02/2020 U11 Boys' Hockey Qualifier - Bishop's Stortford Bishops Stortford College CM23 2PJ More Info
    28/02/2020 U11 Boys' Hockey Qualifier - Haileybury College Haileybury College SG13 7NU More Info
    28/02/2020 U13 Boys' Hockey Qualifier - Bedford Prep Bedford Prep School MK40 2TU More Info
    06/03/2020 U11 Boys' Hockey Qualifier - Clifton College Clifton College BS8 3EZ More Info
    06/03/2020 U13 Boys' Hockey Finals - Cheltenham College Cheltenham College GL53 7AH More Info
    18/03/2020 U11 Boys' Hockey Finals - Rugby School Rugby School Sports Centre CV22 5DJ More Info

    PREVIOUS HOCKEY (BOYS) RESULTS

    25/01/2019 U11 Boys' Hockey Qualifier - King's Bruton King's Bruton More Info
    06/02/2019 U11 Boys' Hockey Qualifier - Fettes College Fettes College More Info
    08/02/2019 U13 Boys' Hockey Qualifier - St Faith's St Faith's School More Info

    SOME FACTS ABOUT IAPS HOCKEY (BOYS)

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