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    IAPS Hockey (Girls)
    At the 2016 Rio de Janeiro summer Olympics, the women's GB team won gold!


Hockey is the 2nd most played sport in the world. Players travel more than 5 miles during the course of a field hockey match.

Tournament information

Age groups
  • U11 & U13 - various qualifying tournaments are being held across the country.
  • U12 - will go to a straight final.

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

  • Qualifying for the finals
  • Schools must enter a qualifier in order to reach the finals.
  • The top teams in each will be invited to the final.

  • Finals
  • U11 - Wednesday 21 November 2018 at Rugby School.
  • U12 - Tuesday 27 November 2018 at Hurstpierpoint School.
  • U13 - Tuesday 13 November 2018 at Millfield School.

  • 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.

  • 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

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

  • Eligibility
  • All competitors must attend an IAPS School.
  • Competitors may only play in one age group throughout the competition.
  • Schools must provide an umpire for the tournament. You will not be required to umpire your own team, unless otherwise advised.
  • 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.

  • Date of birth
  • U11 competition - pupils must be U11 on 1 September 2018.
  • U12 competition - pupils must be U12 on 1 September 2018.
  • U13 competition - pupils must be U13 on 1 September 2018.

  • 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.

  • Rules and regulations

    In2Hockey 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.

  • Team sheets
  • Schools must complete their competitors details for the event 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 for any reason, you can log into your account via our website and re-send yourself the email.

  • IAPS Noticeboard

    We will email and tweet any urgent information to schools regarding our events e.g. cancellations due to weather.

    We will use this noticeboard to post the same information.

    Important information
  • There is no important news at this time.

    Hockey (Girls) event coming soon.


    10/11/2017 U11 Hockey Finals - Millfield Millfield School More Info
    14/11/2017 U13 Hockey Finals - Repton Repton School Sports Centre More Info
    24/11/2017 U12 Hockey Finals - Ipswich Ipswich School More Info



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    2017-18 teams


    team finalists


    Olympic gold