2018 Wintec Midlands U18 Campaign

The 2018 Midlands U18 trial process will take a new look! 

Midlands and its 5 Association will be running combined U18 trials on the 8th April, working together to select a Regional team and  5 Association teams. After this trial a select group will be invited for a second Midlands Trial to be held on the 14th and 15th April in Hamilton. Hamilton based players invited for the second trial will be asked to billet players from different Associations. 

Please see new combined Midlands and Association trial information below: 

Date: Sunday 8th April 2018 

Venue: Tauranga Hockey Association 

Time: Girls 8.30am - 12.30pm / Boys 1.30pm - 5.30pm 

Please register through the association you are based. All registrations will be completed through the associations for both the association and Midlands:

Bay of Plenty - Click here

Counties Manukau - Click here

Tauranga - Emma Phelps - cpo@tgahockey.co.nz

Thames Valley - Alison Radcliffe - secretary@valleyhockey.org.nz

Waikato Hockey - Stuart Pitu - stuart@waikatohockey.org.nz

Please note: No registrations will be collected through Midlands hockey, all registrations are to be done via your association. 


Midlands invitational trial:

Date: Saturday 14th and Sunday 15th April 2018 

Venue: St. Paul's Collegiate School, Hamilton 

Time: Boys 4.00pm - 5.30pm / Girls 5.30pm - 7.00pm


The Women's team will be coached by head coach Reiner Vellinga and assisted by Emma Phelps and the Men's team will be coached by head coach Matt Rees Gibbs and assisted by Stuart Pitu.