Small Group Sessions

 

New for 2022, our small group sessions will take place in the ‘MT13 Home’ in Beeby, Leicestershire. The session will comprise an enhancement of technical skill through a series of drills but with a larger focus on improving tactical understanding through a series of game play activities. Selected parts of the game play will be recorded and played back via the touch screen analysis TV to improve players' understanding.

Session

Price: £40 per player

Max. of 16 players per session

Duration: 2 hours

Sessions are split by age groups, please ensure you select the correct age group. We will contact you promptly if your child is, for example, an U12 by their birth date but Matt would like them to attend an U14 session.

Head Coach - Matt Taylor

Sessions will be typically led by Matt Taylor, one of the most coveted coaches in the UK. Alternatively or Nike Lorenz (German Captain at the Tokyo Olympics).

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 School, Ratcliffe College, Nottingham High School, Nottingham Girls High School, Oakham School, Rugby School and Bloxham School.