Hockey Camps

Loughborough Students’ Hockey Clubs are delighted to offer high quality coaching for players of all positions and experience levels throughout the season. We look forward to welcoming you to Loughborough!

Our Camps

Our camps are supported by our Men's and Women's Performance Squad coaches and players, utilising our Olympic standard water base hockey pitch.

Our hockey camps cater for players of all positions and experience levels. Through a blend of gameplay, technical development, and a safe and fun environment, we ensure that a great time is had by all. Coaches on our camps are drawn from our Men's and Women's Performance Squads, ensuring that you will have access to some of the most talented and knowledgable players in the country, providing you with hints and tips on how to perform the most up-to-date skills and techniques!

What do I need to Bring?

Below you will find an equipment list that will ensure you have a safe and enjoyable time on our camps. Please note, we are unable to allow participation if you do not have items marked with an asterisk (*)

  • Gum Shield*
  • Shin Pads*
  • Trainers or Hockey Astro Shoes
  • Hockey Stick - we are able to provide sticks
  • Waterbottle
  • Packed Lunch
  • Jumper / Waterproof layer
  • GK Kit if applicable

We highly recommend the use of a left hand protective glove

Depending on the time of year, you may also want to consider bringing:

  • An extra layer of clothing
  • Sun cream / hat
  • Gloves

FAQs - All you need to know

What time do the camps run from?

  • Registration from 9:30am
  • Camp from 10:00am - 4:00pm

What do I need to bring with me?

  • Please see the 'What do I need to bring?' section on this page

Where are the camps?

  • Our camps are held at Loughborough University's waterbase hockey pitch.
  • Using the postcode LE11 3TU will take you to our security gatehouse at one of the campus entrances.
  • Please ask for the hockey pavilion, and our staff will direct you. 

Where is the nearest car park?

  • There is a car park next to the hockey pitch and pavilion.

What if I am going to be late to arrive / pick up?

  • Please ring hockey programme coordinator Danny Crowther on 07909008402.

Are your coaches qualified?

  • Our lead and assistant coaches are qualified to England Hockey Level 2 or above. They also hold DBS and First Aid qualifications. 

I've had a great time and would like to book onto an extra day of a camp - is this possible?

  • Great news! Our online camp booking form is available during the camp, so if you would like to sign up for a further day, please submit another booking. Places are subject to availability. 

Andrew Gibson

Lead Coach

Leading the delivery on our camps is Women's Performance Squad Assistant Coach Andrew Gibson. Andy brings great knowledge of youth development in hockey, having worked for both England Hockey and Hockey Wales with their Junior International teams. 

Danny Crowther

Assistant Coach & Administrator

Danny leads on the delivery of goalkeeper coaching and is the go to contact for all our camp activity. Alongside his roles as Hockey Programme Coordinator and Hockey Performance Analysis Lead at Loughborough, Danny is the goalkeeper coach for England U16 & U18 Girls. If you have any queries about our hockey camps, please contact Danny using the details below.


Dates for your Diary

We are currently planning our activity for the 2021/22 season and hope to host camps in October, February, May and July, there are plenty of opportunities for you to join us! Details of how to book can be found next to each session a little closer to the camp.


DateCampPriceTimeLocationAge GroupBooking Details

 October 2021

Dates TBC

 October Half Term Camp

 1 Day - £40

2 Days - £70

 9:30am - 4pm  Waterbase Hockey Pitch 11 - 16  Booking link coming soon!

 February 2022

Dates TBC

 February Half Term Camp  1 Day - £40

2 Days - £70

 9:30am - 4pm Waterbase Hockey Pitch   11 - 16
Booking link coming soon!

May 2022

Dates TBC

 May Half Term Camp

 1 Day - £40

2 Days - £70

 9:30am - 4pm  Waterbase Hockey Pitch  11 - 16 Booking link coming soon!

 July 2022 

Dates TBC

 Summer Camp

 1 Day - £40  

2 Days - £70

3 Days - £100

 9:30am - 4pm Waterbase Hockey Pitch   11 - 16 Booking link coming soon!