Each year Hockey WA run ‘Smarter Than Smoking Hookin2Hockey Carnivals’ in various locations in metro and regional locations.
These carnivals are generally for participants aged 5-9 years old (Years 1-4). The Hin2H Carnivals are small sided games that focus on fun and maximum participation.
1. Sunday 23rd June 2019 at Alderbury Reserve (YMCC Hosted)
2. Sunday 18th August 2019 at Busselton Hockey Stadium – Register Here
3. Sunday 25th August 2019 at Fremantle Hockey Club – Register Here
General Carnival Information
- The Smarter Than Smoking Hookin2Hockey Carnival will be based on small sided games that focus on fun and maximum participation.
- Carnivals generally run from 9am – 1pm.
- There are three nomination categories:
1. Years 1-2 (5-a-side)
2. Years 3-4 Gold: Players/ teams who are new to the game of hockey (7-a-side)
3. Years 3-4 Black: Players/ teams with 1-2 years’ experience (7-a-side)
- Games will run at 30-minute intervals (start and finish time subject to fixturing) with modified rules and no scores recorded. Teams will generally play a minimum of 4-5 games at the carnival
- All clubs are encouraged to set up tents and displays with team colours.
- Each team must have a guide/ umpire for all games
- Registration for the competition is $75 per team and submitted online
- The nominated club host assists Hockey WA with the running of the program but gains full profits of canteen / catering opportunities