NUMHC run 4 squads throughout the year. All 4 sides compete on a weekend across different leagues, either in the North Hockey Leagues or in the North East Hockey Leagues. The Club also runs 3 BUCS squads competing on a Wednesday. At Newcastle University Hockey is considered to be a Performance Sport.
Training runs both in Semester 1 and 2 and includes both Field-based skill and fitness sessions as well as gym- based fitness sessions.
Pre-season training commences on the 4th of September, anyone interested in playing this year, please contact the Club by e-mail at email@example.com All potential players encouraged to attend, especially those wishing to play 1st XI Hockey.
Provisional for 2017/18 Season:
Monday: 1st XI Strength and Conditioning (7.30 a.m. - 8.30 a.m.)
Monday, 1st and 2nd XI Training (alternating 7.30 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. / 9.00 p.m. - 10.30 p.m.)
Tuesday: 3rd XI and 4th XI Training (alternating 7.30 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. / 9.00 p.m. - 10.30 p.m.)
Wednesday: BUCS Matches
Thursday: 1st and 2nd XI Training (7.30 p.m. - 9.00 p.m.)
Friday: 1st XI Strength and Conditioning (5.00 p.m. - 7.00 p.m.)
Saturday: All North Hockey / North East Hockey League Matches
All training at Longbenton Sports Ground, Strength and Conditioning at Newcastle University Sports Centre.
Previous playing experience is required. Must also attend trials during Freshers Week.
President - Nick Woodhead