Hockey

    Hockey is the major sport for girls in the Autumn term and in the Spring term for the boys. We have a mini astro turf pitch onsite which we use for Inter-House matches, yet most of our hockey is delivered at our full size astro pitch at Smallbrook. Beyond the Games sessions, we also have regular training throughout the week after school as well as a healthy block of fixtures, mostly on Saturdays.

    Teams also enter into the Hampshire schools competitions and challenge themselves against the top schools in Hampshire, where we are very competitive. We have an annual boys hockey tour to a festival in Bath which gives our boys the opportunity to play against schools from the UK and abroad. Being a school on a small island we have developed links with the Isle of Wight Hockey Club and many of our pupils attend training sessions and matches with the club. We also have pupils who play for clubs on the mainland (Havant) and the strongest of our players have even gone on to represent UK Lions at various age groups.

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