Senior Hockey


The past year has been a tough one with hockey being side-lined for most of it due to the pandemic and lockdown regulations. Currently restrictions have been relaxed to allow for the hockey season to continue much to the delight of our hockey playing community. However, we have not taken this lightly and the implementation of safety protocols are being strictly adhered to for the health and safety of our members. Tentative details about this year’s senior hockey season are below, of which these are subject to change due to developments around the virus.

For the most up to date information make sure to follow our social media platforms:

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INDOOR SEASON 2021 DETAILS:

Anyone wanting to play in the 2021 Indoor Hockey season MUST be registered ahead of trials commencing! The indoor season is currently underway and should you require more information in this regard – please email hockey@riversidesports.co.za.

OUTDOOR SEASON 2021 DETAILS:

Pre-season senior outdoor hockey training sessions are encouraged for members to attend as part of the selection for teams in the outdoor 2021 season which is due to commence in May. Training session times and days will be shared closer to the time. Training will be communicated by coaches once teams are announced. These training sessions are for the benefit of the players and their teams and it is imperative players have registered and paid ahead of the season starting in order to play. Late Registration Penalty is an additional R100.00. Please wear the appropriate training gear.

Final trials for outdoor team selections will run in mid-April, and will be communicated via our social media platforms and whatsapp! Players must be registered by that time to be eligible for team selections.

 

2021 SENIOR INDOOR AND OUTDOOR HOCKEY FEES:

Indoor fees
Hockey Senior: R800.00 for the season

Outdoor Fees:
Outdoor Senior league member R2 990
Outdoor Senior league member (student) 14yrs – 30yrs R2 600
Summer League R450
Summer league (incl captains dinner) R650
Reach (12 & 13yrs) R1 500
Social member (Incl parking disk & bar discount card) R480
Entrance Levy – New Senior members unless previous Riverside Junior member or Northwood Old Boy) R700
Please be advised that outdoor league subs are spent in the following areas:
Where applicable the subscriptions include KZN Coastal Hockey Association subs turf hire costs and coaching costs.

To give you an idea of the previous training times in the 2019 season, please see below:

Tuesdays:
Men Prem Division 18h20
Women Prem Division 19h40
Men lower leagues 18h20
Thursdays:
Women Prem Division 18h20
Men Prem Division 19h40
Women lower leagues 18h20

ADDITIONAL OUTDOOR EVENTS:

Thursdays:
Hockey KZN Masters League
Battle of the Giants
Belgotex Elite Club Challenge – July (Dates TBC)
Hockey Summer League (Oct – Dec)
Mixed 7s Social Hockey League (October – November)

Kit, Teams & Contacts

RHC’s senior hockey kit is produced by Custom Apparel based in Durban North. For all RHC shirts and shorts/skirts orders – please email: info@custom-apparel.co.za with your kit requirements to obtain an order form and latest costings. Hockey socks will be supplied separately via the club and more details to follow on costs, etc.

Please note that the Custom Apparel items are custom made for our club so at least 2 weeks lead-time and payment is required ahead of receiving your kit. You will not be allowed to play official league matches if you are not wearing the correct club kit.

PAYMENT TERMS

  • Payments are to be made within 7 days from date of registration.
  • Should a member require payment terms or wish to pay by means of a credit card – please contact hockey@riversidesports.co.za

DISCOUNTS

BANKING DETAILS:

Riverside Hockey Club
Nedbank Umhlanga
Acc. 1353 049 663
Branch Code. 135 329
Ref. Members Name*

Email proof of payment to hockey@riversidesports.co.za

SPONSORSHIP

Thank you to the ongoing support of our sponsors. Without your valuable contributions – we couldn’t make our club the world-class set up that it is today! If you are interested in sponsorship opportunities with RHC – please don’t hesitate to contact us on hockey@riversidesports.co.za

2021 EXCO

Chairman – Brendan McNamara
Treasurer – Andrew Halgreen
Vice Chairman – Mondli Dlamini
Head of Senior Hockey – Kirsty Northend
Communication & Marketing – Chontel Bilton
Head of Junior Hockey – Brendan Boyall
Past Chairman – Shane Fouquereaux

QUERIES

For any queries regarding league, memberships, or training, please don’t hesitate to contact us on the below email address. Queries can also be sent directly to us through our Facebook page.

Administrator: hockey@riversidesports.co.za