Academy Centres

There are Academy Centres for each age group within the Player Pathway from U13 to U17. The location and managers of each group for the 2019-20 cycle are detailed below.

AgeGenderVenueManagerContact
U13BoysOld BordeniansAlan Wilsonwilson.alan8@btconnect.com

GirlsTonbridgeRuth Binghamruthandpaddy@hotmail.co.uk
U14BoysLangley ParkCarolyne Dykescarolyne.dykes1@btinternet.com

GirlsFolkestoneJanet Fullerjbf@f2s.com
U15BoysMardenSteve Hilderbranddlm@mweb.co.za

GirlsEltham CollegeCarolyne Dykescarolyne.dykes1@btinternet.com
U16BoysMaidstoneGreg Laurenson (interim manager)greglaurenson@gmail.com

GirlsAnchorians & HolcombeDave Parsons (interim)dlparsons2019@outlook.com
U17BoysSutton ValenceDave Parsons (interim)dlparsons2019@outlook.com

GirlsTonbridgeHelen Glaisterhlhg65@gmail.com

Dates for the Pathway Academy for the 2020-21 season will be posted in due course:

  • All players to be notified of selection for Trial after the completion of DCs
  • Trials for AC Tier 1 selection see above
  • Players notified by their AC managers of selection or not by the following Wednesday 27th

Tier 1 – Training dates:

  • Each group will define it’s training dates for Tier 1

Tier 2 – Training dates:

  • Each group will align its Tier 2 training dates with the match calendar. Usually these are the Friday night before the match weekend.

Match dates:

  • The Ac Tier 2 match and training dates will be placed here once the South have confirmed these based on England Hockey Priority List

Full details of the match schedule can be found here: