IES Club Bulletin
Monday 8 March 2021
Information about returning to play and an important survey for you to complete
We are all excited about the easing of lockdown and the news that we should be able to start playing hockey again soon. Whilst we are still waiting for full guidelines from England Hockey who await clarity from Government we are making plans for getting back on the pitches at ISSC Rushmere.
With this in mind we would like our members to complete a short survey to tell us how you feel and to help us plan activity over the spring and early summer. The survey is accessed from the link below, please complete it before Monday 15 March.
Adult East Leagues
We have been notified that the adult league will not continue this season. Full details here: https://hockey-east.co.uk/the-conclusion-of-the-2020-2021-season.html
We are hopeful however that we will be able to arrange local friendlies, and we anticipate entering teams into the Summer League which we expect to go ahead from mid-May.
We are yet to hear from England Hockey about any resumption of junior competitions.
Training, social hockey & fitness
We are arranging midweek sessions in April so we can all get back on the pitch, and see our many hockey friends.
Adult training sessions including students and over 13s from the junior section
Cost: £4 for adults per session and £2.50 per session for students and juniors. Cash (exact money) and card payments will be taken on the evening when you arrive and register.
Adult Intra Club Matches.
We are planning to restart Junior training on Sunday 11 April, at the usual times of 9-10.30am for U8s/U10s/U12s and 10.30am-12noon for U14s/U16s. All registrations and costs will be the same as usual.
Covid Safe – We would like to reiterate that all sessions will be run following Covid guidelines.
We look forward to seeing you soon!
IES Hockey Club