Schools Nations Tournament Scotland 28th October – 31st October 2017
Following our successful 2016 Schools Nations Tournaments in Scotland we are delighted that the 2017 tournament will again be held, in association with Scottish Hockey, in The Glasgow National Hockey Centre, Glasgow Green, in Hutcheson’s Grammar School and in Clydesdale HC. The aim of the tournament is to have 16 participating schools from Ireland (North & South), England, Scotland and Wales. Topflight are delighted to combine their many years of experience at organising specialist school sports tours, with the hands-on expertise of Scottish Hockey, to offer a fantastic and memorable tournament.
Each team can bring 20 players + coaches. All players must be under 18 years of age and all players may be substituted in each game. There will be 16 teams in 4 pools of 4. Each team will play 3 pool games, a quarter final, a semi final and a final game. Games will be of 40 mins duration-20 mins each way. Teams from Ireland & the UK have been invited to participate.
The Glasgow National Hockey Centre in Glasgow Green was the venue for the Commonwealth Games and we are very excited that it is available to us. Hutchesons School and Clydesdale HC share the same campus. In all we will have three water based fields and a high quality sand based field at our disposal. All the teams will have the opportunity to play at Glasgow Green.
4 Day Tour Includes:
Return coach and ferry to Scotland (From Ireland only)
All transfers in Scotland
3 nights B&B accommodation in Glasgow Hotel, 3 evening meals including a BBQ
Full participation in the Topflight Hockey Schools Nations Tournament.
Tournament registration fee.
Trophy and medals for cup winners and runners up.
1 group leader free place with every 10 paying students.
Comprehensive travel & sports insurance.
Dinner and disco on the last night.