Colts Training

The Colts section of Ben Rhydding Hockey Club caters for young players, providing them with targeted coaching techniques to develop their skills from beginners to internationals.

Boys Coaching – further information from Vaughan Stell on 07966 770375

Girls Coaching – further information from Jackie Laycock ((07721 679616)

Please be aware that some of the age groups are full and operate a waiting list so we ask that you contact the relevant co-ordinator (above) first

The training times for the boys are as follows:

Under 8s (Y2 and Y3) Fridays 5.30 – 6.30pm
Under 10s (Y4 and Y5) Fridays 6.30 – 7.30pm
Under 12s (Y6 and Y7) Fridays 7.30 – 8.30pm

Under 14s (Y8 and Y9) Thursdays 6.00 – 7.00pm
Under 16s (Y10 and Y11) Thursdays 7.00 – 8.00pm held jointly with,
Under 18s (Y12 and Y13) Thursdays 7.00 – 8.00pm

Term Dates for Boys :

Xmas term : Thurs 5th Sept – Fri 20th Dec (no training w/c 28th Oct)

Spring term : Thurs 9th Jan – tbc (no training w/c 17th Feb)

Girls Training Training restarts Wednesday September ??

Under 10s – Wednesdays 5pm – 6pm
Under 12s – Wednesdays 6pm – 7pm
Under 14s – Tuesdays 5.45pm – 7pm
Under 16s – Thursdays 5.45 – 7pm
Under 18s – Thursdays 7pm – 8pm

What Kit do I need for Coaching Sessions?

Players (and parents/guardians) should ensure that youngsters are properly prepared for coaching and matches. Please check carefully before you leave the house!

  1. Shinpads
  2. Gumshield
  3. Warm clothing
  4. Oh yes, and a stick!

Kit for Ben Rhydding Hockey Club can be purchased from Dobson & 11 Robinson Ltd, Intersport, The Grove, Ilkley, Tel: 01943608549 I. Website: