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Reading Hockey Camps

Reading Hockey Camps – 2018

Welcome to the Reading Hockey Camps page. Camps are held regularly throughout the year catering for 6-17 years old.

NEW for SUMMER: READLINGS, GOALKEEPING & PERFORMANCE PLUS camps - more detail on these camps is shown below.

Reading HC are lucky enough to have current Internationals and 1st XI players coaching on both the Classic, Performance and Performance Plus camps. With such a talented coaching line up, you will go away having improved your skills and game play. We have introduced specialist GK camps during every Camp week. GKs are also able to join Classic camps. Booking form links are shown at the bottom of this page.

There are two main types of camp
If you are not sure which camp to book, please call Camp Admin on 0771 001 9259. Booking forms can be found at the bottom of this page.
Classic Camps
Classic camps are provided for ages 6 to 16 with the NEW Readlings Camp catering for 6 year olds.

The coaching team assess age and ability of the Classic Camp players in order for them to get the most from their hockey camp experience. General GK coaching is also available over the camp.

Performance, Performance Plus & Goalkeeping Camps
Performance camps run over a 2 day period and are suitable for players that have been playing at Junior Academy Centre (JAC) level or above. Minimum age 13.

NEW Performance Plus camps run over a 2 day period and are suitable for players that have been playing at Performance Centre or aspire to reach Performance Centre level. Ages considered 16 and above.

NEW Goalkeeping Camps. These 2 day camps are exclusive to goalkeepers. Throughout the day you will work on your goalkeeping skills with a highly trained specific goalkeeper coach. This will allow each goalkeeper to take away individual areas of improvement from the days. Ages 13+

All the camps are a great way for players to develop their skills and learn more about hockey. All abilities are welcome, so why not pick up a stick this holiday and join us!

CAMP 1 w/c 23 JULY
Classic Camp: 23 to 27 July (Monday to Friday) - Ref SCC1
Readlings Camp: 25 to 26 July (Wednesday & Thursday only) - Ref SRC1

Performance Plus: 23 to 24 July (Monday & Tuesday) - Ref PPC1
Performance Camp: 26 & 27 July (Thursday & Friday) - Ref PC1
GK Camp:23 & 24 July (Monday & Tuesday)- (Ref GKC1)

Classic Camp: 6 to 10 August (Monday to Friday) - Ref SCC2
Readlings Camp: 8 & 9 August (Wednesday & Thursday only) - Ref SRC2

Performance Camp: 6 & 7 August (Monday & Tuesday) - PPC2
Performance Plus: 9 & 10 August (Thursday & Friday) - PC2
GK Camp: 9 & 10 August (Thursday & Friday)- (Ref GKC2)

CAMP 3 w/c 20 AUGUST
Classic Camp: 20 to 24 August (Monday to Friday) - Ref SCC3
Readlings Camp: 22 & 23 August (Wednesday & Thursday only) - SRC3

Performance Camp: 20 to 21 August (Monday & Tuesday) - Ref SP+C3
Performance Plus: 23 to 24 August (Thursday & Friday) - Ref SPC3
GK Camp:23 & 24 August (Thursday & Friday)-(Ref GKC3)

Single days can be booked with discounts applied to the day rate for the second day and subsequent days. These rates are shown further below.

Parents/Guardians are expected to drop off and collect children at the beginning (Camp registration 9.30am) and end of camps 4pm.

Booking & Payments
Payment for the camp can be made using:

  • a bank transfer - using the player’s initial, surname and camp attending as a reference eg J Bloggs SCC1 for the Summer Classic Camp 1 in w/c 23 July, or JBloggs SUMMER for multiple camp bookings; or
  • by sending a cheque (payable to RCHC Camps) with the player's name and camp reference (eg J Bloggs SCC1 for the Summer Classic Camp 1 in w/c 23 July, or JBloggs SUMMER for multiple camp bookings) written on the reverse to Reading Hockey Club, Sonning Lane, READING, Berkshire, RG4 6ST. Please mark your envelope FAO Judith Barton Colts Section.

All details can be found on the booking form. Please ensure you check the prices below and click on the link to the booking form for the type of camp you wish to book (Classic/Readlings or Performance/Performance Plus camp).

How much does the CLASSIC & READLINGS* camp cost?
1 Day = £45
2 Days = £85
3 Days = £125
4 Days = £165
5 days = £200
*Please note Readlings camps are a maximum of 2 days

Classic & Readlings Camp booking forms:
Summer Classic & Readlings booking forms

1 Day = £50
2 Days = £90

Performance Camp booking form:
Performance & Performance Plus Summer Camp booking form

Goalkeeping Camp booking form:
Goalkeeping Camp Summer booking form

Tuck Shop
The Hungry Hut's Tuck Shop is open at lunchtimes during the camp

How do I contact the administrators of the camp?
If you have any questions please email or call us on the following details:

Email –
Phone – 0771 001 9259

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