Junior Section

Junior Section

We are proud to have over 150 junior members and we always welcome new members to the club.

Why Join Sutton Coldfield Hockey Club?
We are friendly and welcoming club who look to support our juniors to ensure they have a positive experience and can reach their potential.

We are recognised as a Clubsfirst club. ClubsFirst is England Hockey's accreditation scheme for Hockey clubs. Its a national recognition for clubs that can demonstrate they are working towards minimum operating standards. We also have Clubmark which is a nationally recognised award for sports clubs. Please see below some quotes from our junior members / parents;

“I learned a lot. Thank you”

"The girls really look forward to every training session. The coaches are fabulous and we're always made to feel very welcome"

"A very enjoyable first year for us - excellent, looking forward to next season"

"I enjoy making new friends and learning more about Hockey"

“The junior section is excellent, both in terms of training and coaches.”

Training Locations
Due to the growth of the club, it has been decided to split locations for training using both Wyndley Leisure Centre and Bishop Vesey Grammar School.
Bishop Vesey: Boswell Road, Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands B74 2NH
Wyndley: Clifton Road, Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands B73 6EB

Training: Sunday mornings, 9.00am till 12.00

Training at Wyndley Leisure Centre, B73 6EB
GK’s Cage - 9.00am - 10.30am Coaches - Becky Batsford
NOTE: Goalkeeper specific sessions tbc - Remaining sessions to be covered by other coaches in relevant age group.
U8 Boys & Girls 9.00am - 10.30am Coaches - Peter Westbrook, Hannah Westbrook,
Drew Bradshaw, Charles Syner
U10 Boys & Girls 9.00am-10.30am Coaches – Dave O’Brien, Ian Randell, Anton Lea, Laura Clancy

U14 Boys & Girls 10.30am - 12.00pm Coaches – Chris Kent, Kath Robinson, Steve George, Steve Hollingworth, Dave O‘Brien, Anton Lea

Training at Bishop Vesey’s Grammar School, B74 2NH
U12 Boys & Girls 9.30am - 11.00am Coaches: Tim Beeton, Steve Russell, Ted Winterbottom, Matt Clancy, Rob McLeish, Liz Greening

Age Groups
If you are unsure of what age group your child will fall into the please use the following as a guide:
Under 8s - up to year 4
Under 10s - year 4 and 5
Under 12s - year 6 and 7
Under 14s - year 8 and 9
Under 16s - year 10 and 11

Key Dates for the diary

Training is between the following dates:
9th September to 16th December 2018 & 6th January to 7th April 2019
Please note, training continues over the half term school breaks

Goal-keeper Training Dates

Membership Fees and standing orders

Fees are either to be paid by one cheque or by monthly standing order and are as follows:
1st Child - £96 full season or £12 pm over 8 months
2 Children - £152 full season or £19 pm over 8 months
3 Children - £208 full season or £26 pm over 8 months

You can download a membership form and standing order form below

New Juniors
The first time you attend training we ask you to fill in a registration form which gives us your details. The first three sessions for new members will be FREE.
You can download our membership forms and standing order forms. These will be available from September. If you are interesting in joining the club, please email us schc.membership@blankproducts.co.uk

Junior Membership Pack
This can be downloaded here

Social Media
Don't forget, you can also follow us via Twitter (@sutcolhockey) and Facebook (Sutton Coldfield Hockey Club).