Smallsticks is the Hockey NZ categorisation for players aged 5 - 12 years old.
Youth Hockey is the classification for players school year 9 - 13
The Hockey NZ Resource Hub has a range of training activities for coaches. These include a combination of skill and game-based activities. All activities come with a diagram, information about what you need, how the activity works, and some coaching points. You can even save the activity to your device or print a hard copy.
Sportplan lets you have your own personal library to create, design and save your ideas; it helps to plan sessions, create your own drills & has a huge database of hockey drills for all areas of the game.
Our Vision: More people participating in hockey and having life-long love for the game
Our Purpose: To support, strengthen and promote hockey in our community