On Friday 10 May the first primary school league matches for the junior section took place. It was a roaring success with both the girls and boys securing good wins. It was great to see the skills built during the training programmes coming through in the games.
The times for the Junior Holiday clinic are 3-5 April 2013, 9.00 am to 12 noon
If your children are between 6 and 13 years old and love playing hockey they are most welcome to attend, whether you have registered for our 16 week junior program starting on Friday 12 April or not
Enquiries to Stew Dunbar (email@example.com); Martha Mullins (MarthaM@conningarth.co.za) or Tracy Roberts (firstname.lastname@example.org
Junior (Primary School) Programme starts 2 months from today, details on the Junior Section Page
Club pre-season will start with fitness testing during the week starting 28 January.
Ladies testing will be on Tuesday 29th from 18.30 – 20.30 and Men’s testing will be on Thursday 31st from 18.30 – 20.30, both at St. Alban’s Astro.
Fitness and conditioning sessions will then commence on Tuesday 5 February and run every Tuesday & Thursday from 18.30 – 20.30 until early March.
This 2 hour window will comprise of a 1 hour structured fitness session and a 1 hour of ball and stick, mini games, soccer, touch rugby etc. session.
Pre-season will run until early March at which point the in-season training schedule will take the place of the pre-season schedule and pre-season fixtures will commence.
The testing and fitness sessions are imperative to attend if you wish to play for the 1st, 2nd or third teams, but the sessions are open to any club member.
You must have registered to play for Old Albanians HC for the 2013 season and paid your registration fee in order to attend the sessions
Pre-season training to commence end of January 2013 – details and times to be announced shortly
Old Albanians win the Northerns Blues CLUB OF THE YEAR AWARD for 2012
The last time the Club won this award was in 1998
OAHC AGM was held on 9 October. Exciting new and bigger committee elected for 2013
REGISTRATIONS FOR 2013 NOW OPEN.
Great Year End Function and Prize Giving.
Ian Lawless wins Mens Player of the Year.
Elsie Gous wins Ladies Player of the Year.
Team of the Year Award goes to Ladies 2nd Team
Mens 1st team finish 3rd in the Premier League and lose by the handicap goal after drawing 3-3 with Tuks 2 in the knock out final.
Ladies 2nd team win their promotion games and earn promotion to the Ladies Premier League giving OAHC two Ladies teams in this League for 2013.
Colts (u16) boys team finish 2nd in the Men’s 4th and win the promotion / relegation fixtures, earning promotion to the Mens 3rd League.