RETURN TO TRAINING GUIDELINES

ALL GUIDELINES ARE TO BE ADHERED TO AT ALL TIMES

Bruce Pryor Hockey Pitch is able to operate training sessions with up to 10 people per half.

 

Guidelines while training:

  • No mixing or swapping of participants between groups of 10 at any time
  • Coaches are included in the 10-person total
  • No sharing of equipment (i.e. sticks, shin pads, goal keeping equipment, bibs, protective equipment such as face masks).
  • Train at your designated session time with your designated coach
  • Maintain social distancing of 1.5m from other players and coaches (i.e. do not shake hands or ‘high five’)
  • Skills training only (i.e. flow drills, goal shooting and passing). No close contact or match play
  • “Get in, train, get out” mentality: participants to arrive at Bruce Pryor, train with their nominated coach and then leave without interacting with other groups. No spectators permitted.

The club requests that members adhere to the following hygiene practises:

  • Do not attend training if you feel unwell and are experiencing symptoms such as cough, sore throat, fever, fatigue or shortness of breath
  • Arrive ready to take the field. Be prepared and dressed prior to arrival at Bruce Pryor Hockey Pitch. There will be no access to the change rooms
  • All players and Coaches are to use the hand sanitiser provided at the entry gate, BEFORE and AFTER every session. All participates are encouraged to bring their own hand sanitiser
  • Every coach will have their own set of training equipment (i.e. balls and cones). Do not touch the hockey balls with your hands
  • Players must have their own drink bottles, bring your own full bottle and no sharing of bottles. Water fountains will remain open for water bottle refilling only (no bubblers)
  • No spitting permitted.

Additional Recommendations:

  • All participates are strongly encouraged to download the Australian Government’s CovidSafe App
  • To help minimise the spread of the common influenza we encourage all participants to have a flu shot prior to commencing training and games
  • Players should practise social distancing on public transport and minimise carpooling to training and games, where possible
  • Juniors and players under 18 may be accompanied by one adult. Parents are encouraged to wait in their cars

These guidelines have been prepared with reference to the SUSF Terms and Conditions, Hockey NSW Covid Safe Plan and the AIS Framework for Rebooting Sport.

NO SPECTATORS PERMITTED

Registration is Open

Registration for 2020 is now open. Please register as soon as possible. You must be registered before your first game. You can register directly from the Womens, Mens, Junior and Masters page which includes all the information you need about the club competitions.

Please read the instructions carefully. If you are a returning player from 2019 then ensure you login to the membership system first at the top of the page then proceed to register.

If you have logged in and know all about your competition then you can jump straight to the registration process by hitting the button below.

Let’s get going into 2020

Welcome to 2020. If you are new to hockey, looking for a great team or looking to join the elite high performing teams you have found a great club to help you and have fun. I suggest you jump straight to the Womens, Mens, Juniors or Masters pages for all the details in one spot. We also have an extensive management team for all aspects of hockey. You can find the right person under the Contacts menu.

For everyone else returning the season is upon us. May I suggest now is the time to consider getting fit and strong for hockey before the first games. Wishing you all a fabulous new season of hockey and, if you have not played hockey before, give our Secretary Emily an email. Our club has so much to offer beyond the hockey pitch, and we encourage you to get involved! Ask me how you can help contribute in some small way to support this great club.

Regards, Eliza (2020 President)

Uniforms and Must-Get Merchandise

Just Hockey Sydney provides our  uniform and hockey equipment. This includes tops, skirts, shorts, socks and of course hockey shoes. They also have an excellent range of sticks, bags, goalie gear, gloves and masks. They are located in Olympic Park at the Hockey Centre. Be sure to mention you are from Sydney Uni and Robbie and his team will give you 10% off.

Merchandise – now is the time! Get your gear, get ready for the winter season. Best of all save some money and organise a group purchase for your team or friends. You can order anytime for as much as you like. Have a look at the photos, get organised and get those orders in early. Look the part as supporter or player, get the gear and get your team looking sharp.

Men’s Competition

Sydney Uni has an amazing range of talent and fun in the Men’s competition. We have huge depth from the elite premier squads to the men who want to learn and develop. Anyone with any range of talent can play for Sydney Uni. You don’t have to be at uni. We are keen for men with a passion to develop their talents or just have fun.

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Women’s Competition

Sydney Uni women enjoy an immense range of talent and depth. We are fortunate to have highly competitive premier league teams that have created great success through all ten grades for players seeking competition and active fun. With ten teams we have an amazing network of female players passionate about their hockey and tremendously engaged socially as a club. We welcome all players of all skills. You do not have to be at uni.

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Junior’s Competition

At Sydney Uni our goal is to create a fun and positive environment in which our junior players can develop their skills and love for hockey. Additionally, we aim to expose our players to role models, build a sound sporting culture and provide an excellent environment in which junior players can develop. Sydney Uni (despite the name) is a full spectrum club and has hockey teams for boys and girls aged 5 to 18. Our Director of Hockey has an absolute passion for developing our young players.

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High Performance Program

As the Director of Hockey part of my responsibility is to implement pathways for Elite Athletes. In partnership with Sydney Uni Sport and Fitness (SUSF) we have access to world class facilities and support service staff (ie. Strength and conditioning coaches, sport nutritionists, sport psychologists etc).

– Scott Barker, Director of Hockey

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Elite Athlete Program

Are you an Elite hockey player or one with potential? Pursuing excellence in hockey  can be challenging. With access to the benefits of our Elite Athlete Program through a sporting scholarship you can realise your potential and perform as a university student. Want to join a distinguished group of hockey players who are leaders both on and off the hockey field? Then play with with Sydney University and look into our Elite Athlete Program.

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Our Vision

As the Director of Hockey, my vision for Sydney University Hockey Club (SUHC) is to deliver the best and most inclusive Hockey experience for all members both on and off the field. With this vision in mind my focus is to create lifelong members and friendships within the hockey family and maximising your enjoyment within Sydney University Hockey Club.

– Scott Barker, Director of Hockey

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Strong masters, spirited competition

Great mens masters teams. We play across four divisions catering for all levels of expertise. Additionally off the field Sydney Uni has arguably one of the best cohorts for community, camaraderie, get-togethers and old fashioned mateship. Competition and fun – what more could you ask for?

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Sydney Uni Leadership Team

We are a team passionate about hockey and a great community

Sydney Uni Sport and Fitness is a terrific sponsor and provider of professional services. They provide the power of the university’s sporting infrastructure for the benefit of the club and individual hockey players. SUSF sporting resources are excellent so drop and enjoy all that sporting expertise. Thank you SUSF for your enduring support to Sydney Uni Hockey.

The Glebe Hotel have provided a lovely venue, great support and is a great location for delightful fare and a relaxing exchange for family, friends and hockey teams! We appreciate the commitment to SUHC. Go and enjoy a fine meal and a glass with your teams in an elegant building in the heart of Glebe.

Just Hockey provides our uniforms and has been a generous supporter of Sydney Uni over many years. An excellent range of strong brands in hockey equipment and clothing. SUHC particularly appreciates Just Hockey being our stockist of SUHC uniforms. Great handy location at Homebush where SUHC members receive a discount or buy online.