Option to pay a deposit rather than the full amount: £300 (the balance will be invoiced 8 weeks before the camp start date)
Price includes all coaching, full board (all facilities and meals throughout the duration of the camp) weekend excursions and airport transfer*
*Airports include East Midlands, Birmingham, Doncaster and Robin Hood airports (other airports are available and will be quoted separately)
7 Days and 6 Nights
14 Days and 13 Nights
(Midday Sunday start and midday finish on the Saturday)
MT13 have been running residential camps since 2010 across a number of locations in the UK. The Residential Camps allow players to assimilate learning alongside relaxing, recovering and having fun during the downtime in the evening with our organised activity. Players can expect quality coaching in a challenging but friendly environment. The 2022 summers camps will be led by former England International and Director of Coaching at MT13, Matt Taylor.
35 Hours of Hockey Coaching Per Week
During the course of a week players will receive 35 hours of coaching through a variety of Drills, Small Sided Games and Match Play
During the camp players will receive 10 hours a week of English tuition, taught by specialist teachers who will provide written feedback.
Coaching Ratio 1:8
Players will be placed in a variety of groups during the course. Some will be based on playing position and others on ability and age. At all times there will be a maximum of 8 players to 1 coach
Three presentations will be delivered throughout the 5 days. The presentations titles are:
Exploring the Life of an International Hockey Player
Tactical Considerations for both the 7 and 11 a side format of the game
How to execute Penalty Shuffles effectively
Camp Kit & Prizes
Each player will receive 2 x MT13 / Adidas Camp Tee Shirts. 5 Players will be selected, based upon their contributions throughout the duration of the camp, for a camp prize which are provided by adidas hockey.
The camps are designed to improve players technical skill and technical understanding through a mixture of game play and drills. New for 2022 is the Technical Lab where players will have their technical ability assessed against 4 pre-determined skills.
Upon completion of the camp players will be given a 10 page Development Plan highlighting areas of growth from the coaches observation throughout the 5 days.
Down Time / Free Time
There will be limited free time due to the amount of contents that we need to get through but there will be a BBQ Evening, DVD Night and Nations Talent Show to make sure that players relax in a suitable environment.
Central locations based in the Midlands with easy access by both road and rail – under 2hrs from London by Rail.
Head Coach – Matt Taylor
One of the most coveted coaches in the UK. Matt took Cannock Ladies team, which includes no other than England and GB Captain Hollie Webb, through 6 league promotions into the National Premier League between 2002-2009. Matt then went on to win 2 league titles with Beeston ladies before moving across to the men (Beeston HC) where he won 3 Premier League Championships, the only team at that time to win the league and play-offs in the same year. The club also reached KO8 of the EHL in 2013, narrowly losing to Bloemendaal HC the competitions eventual winners that season. In addition to his club success, Matt has also won BUCs Gold with the University of Nottingham 2015.
He is an ex-England Senior International who is regarded as one of the top domestic hockey coaches, having helped produce over 30 junior internationals and 42 Senior Internationals who have worked under Matt in the last 10 years, of which included 14 players at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games.
As well as running his own successful coaching company - MT13, Matt is the Director of Hockey at the University of Nottingham. His company has been running successful camps and courses for over 12 years and he has an ever-growing reputation for delivering innovative coaching to Clubs and Schools including Repton, Ratcliffe, Nottingham High School, Nottingham Girls High School, Oakham, Rugby and Bloxham School.
Most recently Matt has headed up a new initiative to work alongside a number of US Colleges to facilitate the placement of elite players into the collegiate hockey system.