Well Done and thanks for being a coach this year!!                                                         

Hockey Southland really appreciates the time and effort all coaches put into developing the players around Southland.

Use the resources below to enhance your coaching and if you come across resources you think we should add to this site please email them to Tracey on or Nicole on 

Coaching Courses 2022

Coaching Group

March - Selecting Teams (Hymie Gill) 7.30pm Gore Turf (will also be online)

April - 

May - Shane McLeod 4th May Invercargill, 5th and 6th May Dunedin

May - Pat Barwick

June - 

July - Matt Ling

August - 

September -

Coach the Coaches sessions are also available during Sporting Edge Skill clinics.

Sporting Edge 1 - 19th/20th March (postponed to a later date due to covid)

Sporting Edge 2 - 18th/19th July

Coach Developer mentoring sessions are scheduled for May with Pat Barwick (HNZ master trainer) and will involve individual and group sessions.  Dates and times TBC

Current Belgium Men's coach NZer Shane McLeod is running a coaching day in Invercargill on May 4th and in Dunedin 5th /6th May - a programme will come out for these sessions next year.

Coaches Resources                                                                                                                                                                                                  

Good Sports Coaching Guide

Good Sports Spine

Good Sports Coach Poster

Good Sports Parent Poster

Coaching Toolkit

Why Do We Plan

Ways To Structure A Session