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England Hockey Coaching Conference

This fantastic coaching conference has been organised by the West Hockey Association to support coaches with developing young players in the West. See the leaflet below for more information and use the link below to register for this FREE event  

HockeyFest 2017 – Sign up now

August 19th to September 10th   HockeyFest is focused on the friendly and social side of hockey where clubs open their doors to new and existing hockey players. If you are feeling inspired from the summer of hockey then HockeyFest is a perfect way to join the hockey family. That can be from juniors to volunteering […]

SASP Coach & Volunteer Day 2017

Calling all coaches and volunteers, back by popular demand …….. the Somerset Coach & Volunteer Development Day!   Do you want a better understanding of behaviour management or sport psychology? Want advice on how to prevent injuries or how to include strength & conditioning in your sessions? Need to attend a Safeguarding & Protecting Children […]

Proposed Academy Centre 2017 Dates

Please find below a link to our proposed Academy Centre 2017 training and competition dates. These may alter slightly but this is what we are working on. The trial dates are confirmed but we will confirm all the other dates by the end of June. Proposed training dates CLICK HERE

Somerset AGM – Change of date

The date of the Somerset AGM wil now be the 9th May 2017 @ Taunton Vale Sports Centre, 7.00pm

Back to Hockey – National Campaign

Last spring hundreds of hockey clubs across the country took part in our National Back to Hockey Campaign.  During the campaign over 1,500 players picked up a stick and enjoyed learning new hockey skills whilst having fun and socialising with other players. Many clubs have reported benefits of running Back to Hockey sessions which include: […]

Somerset Hockey AGM 24th April 2017

The Somerset Hockey Association AGM will take place on Monday 24 April at Taunton Vale Sports Club at 7pm. Please circulate to any parties who may be interested in attending.   David Cole is retiring from Kings College this year and as such wishes to relinquish his role as School’s representative. Should anyone wish to put forward […]

Trials for Somerset Senior Men

Following last year’s success at winning the B Division County Championship, Somerset Senior Men’s side will this year be competing in the A Division. This is the top tier of County hockey and presents a real challenge to Somerset. The event itself will consist of four full game all of which will take place in […]

Coaching Conference – Developing Hockey Players in the West

June 4th 2017     10am – 4pm King’s College, Taunton A one-day conference for all hockey coaches to develop a supportive programme for the new England Hockey Player Pathway across the region. The conference will look at what we know about talent development and how the pathway can be further embedded within each county. […]

U12 County Champions

Congratulations to all the U12 teams that took place in today’s U12 county competition. Yeovil & Sherborne Girls and Boys were both crowned County Champions with Taunton Civil Service Girls and Taunton Vale Boys Runners Up.  Good luck to you all when you represent Somerset at the West Finals on the 30th April 2017 As […]