City of Portsmouth HC is delighted to be hosting the first mini festival of the season. We’ll be using the new format of 1/4 pitch for U8s and 1/2 pitch for u10s, so will have different start times for each.
The festival will be held at the Langstone Sports Site, University of Portsmouth Sports Campus at Furze Lane, PO4 8LW, at the end of Locksway Rd Portsmouth.
U8s – Please arrive in time for managers meet at 9:15am with first games starting at 9:30am
U10s – Please arrive in time for managers meet at 10:45am with first games starting at 11:00am
Games will be played on quarter pitches for U8s and half pitches for U10s and will last for 8 minutes with a 2 minute break between each match. A central timer will signal the start and finish of each game. Please check your fixture list to ensure that the children are ready to start.
We will be using some of our youngsters to umpire, so please be patient.
Normal hockey rules apply, but most of all the children are there to enjoy themselves, and the adults too!
There will be a refreshments table for the morning with Drinks and cakes.
University car park – parking is only permitted in the parking bays on campus which requires a parking ticket cost £2 per day.
Cars are not permitted to park anywhere else on the Campus.
Parking is also available in surrounding roads or in the Thatched House car park.
No Dogs are allowed onto the University sports campus