RESIDENTIAL CAMPS

All of our camps will follow the guidelines given at that time by the Government and England Hockey with regards to Covid-19.

WHAT A CAMP... TWO OF THE HIGHEST RESPECTED COACHES JOIN FORCES!

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.

This years camp will be delivered at the state-of-the-art facilities on offer at Repton School. In recent years the school reopened its world class sporting facilities after a £10m upgrade. As the leading co-educational hockey school in the UK, hockey was a key focus in the re-development and the facilities now include; a blue Olympic-standard Water based pitch, an Indoor facility in which England Hockey choose to host the National Premier League as well as a fixed video system and analysis room overlooking the pitches. 

With a coach to player ratio of 1:8, these camps will focus on developing Technical Skill, Tactical Understanding as well as enhancing Physical Capability. On top of the 3 core components mentioned above we will allocate time to look at Psychological Development, such a crucial facet of growth for junior players. 

Technical Skill and Tactical Understanding will be developed through both indoor and outdoor sessions delivered in individual and team context. Players will also experience atleast one 11 a side game play each day. Selected tactical scenarios from each games will be used for performance analysis. 

In addition to the above players will have access to an interactive workshop during the camp: 

  • ‘My Life as an International Hockey Player’: An in-depth presentation from one of GBs Top International Players.

All players will receive 2 x MT13 / Adidas Training Tee-Shirts and a Skills Ball. Individual Prizes are awarded based on various factors including development, teamwork and sportsmanship. Player of the camp will receive £350 worth of adidas kit. 

Ages: 8-15 Years Old

Dates: Thursday 29th – Saturday 31st July. 

Venue: Repton School 

Price:
Residential: £379
Non Residential: £239

£99 deposit to secure the booking


COACHES:

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.

 

Martin Jones

A former England and Great Britain International with 118 Caps, Martin played in various International Tournaments including two World Cups (2002 & 2006). As a player with Cannock and Beeston, Martin won the English Premier League eight times and was also named Premier League Player of The Year in 2005.

In his first season as Beeston Men’s 1st XI Coach, in 2011, Martin became the youngest to win the Premier League when he guided the club to their first ever success in the competition, aged 30. This was followed up with another Title two years later. During his time at Beeston working with Matt Taylor, Martin and Matt coached Beeston to three consecutive Quarter-Finals of the European Hockey League.

In recent years, Martin has been Assistant Coach to England U21 Women and England U18 Men. Martin also successfully launched Repton Hockey Club in 2016 which with consistent development is already one of the most successful clubs across the range of age groups and competitions in England. Most notably, Martin is Director of Hockey at Repton School, the most successful school in the history of the English National Schools Competitions. Repton School has won forty-two National Championships, at all age groups, since Martin has been in post and developed a number of medal-winning Olympians and a large number of International Players.

Martin also has experienced coaching school and club sides in Chile as well as spending time running coaching clinics in the US in recent years.