Olton & West Warwickshire HC
We aim to provide a welcoming and friendly environment within which players of all ages & abilities can participate in and enjoy all aspects of the game. We aim to offer members the opportunities and technical support to excel at the highest levels of the sport, whilst instilling the virtues of sportsmanship and etiquette towards fellow members, officials and opponents alike. We aim to serve the community as a whole, promoting a beacon of sporting excellence open to all.
Olton and West Warwicks is a well-established Hockey club with a history dating from …. The Club is run by players and ex-players and these accounts for the impressive number of teams we run, our sporting success and the friendly, social atmosphere within the Club.
We have strong junior sections with excellent coaching for all ages and abilities. For more information on specific sections, please click on the relevant link above.
The Club is a most pleasant setting, the grounds being professionally maintained. The Club’s facilities include a cricket pitch, an Sand dressed based hockey pitch, Tennis Courts and four squash courts. The Club also has access to two local hockey pitches. Olton is close to the motorway networks around the midlands.
Please support our Club Sponsors by taking a look at the full Club Sponsors List. If you can use any of their services it is a great way for us to say thank you for their continued support.
With our planned programme of club days and tournaments you’ll never be without an opportunity for a game.
COURSES / LEAGUES Courses are available for all ages and standards and run on a 12 week term basis. Group coaching courses range from mini tennis tots, for pre school children, up to junior gold and performance squads for the better juniors. For adults there are courses for those who have just started the game through to squads for club standard players who play regularly. Leagues are available for those who wish to gain extra match practice.
TEAMS West Warwicks is represented in leagues and competitions including County Club League teams for seniors and juniors, Veterans inter-club knockout competitions, and men’s/ladies/mixed and veterans’ doubles in the local county leagues (winter and summer). There are also a number of friendly fixtures hosted throughout the year.
COACHING. The West Warwicks Coaching Team has a wealth of experience and expertise in all aspects of the game. From coaches who have over 30 years of coaching experience to newly qualified coaches.
The team all have defined roles and there is a great balance of youth and experience across the team within the different elements of the coaching programme. All the coaching team offer individual lessons and rates are based on level of qualification and overall experience.
We offer a combination of individual and group coaching. There is a team of over 6 coaches who offer individual coaching for all ages and abilities. All coaches are licensed. There is also a comprehensive coaching programme for both juniors and adults which caters for children from 4 years of age upwards and is relevant to the ability levels throughout all age groups. We also run a host of tournaments and social events throughout the year. The coaching programme offers courses, one off sessions, pay and play sessions as well as free club mix-in sessions.
The team is committed to developing every player within the programme and offering advice and guidance no matter what your level. The great qualities amongst the team are their shared enthusiasm, commitment and professionalism for the sport.