Hoci Tanddwr Cymreig
Underwater Hockey Wales
Association of BOA Clubs in Wales.
The Welsh teams that will compete in 2009 are:
Ladies – Under 19’s and Elite
Open/Mixed – Under 19’s, Elite and Masters.
The Team Managers with full responsibilities are:
U19 Ladies: Tim Dyson firstname.lastname@example.org
U19 Open: Robin Murphy email@example.com
Ladies Elite: Camilla Davies firstname.lastname@example.org
Open Elite: David Murphy email@example.com
Open Masters: Stephen Scott firstname.lastname@example.org
The next Welsh squads training day has been booked at
Cardiff International Pool—Sunday 1st March and/or 29th March— To be confirmed.
Players who wish to attend should contact email@example.com in the first instance. Details of other training and pool sessions is contained in the calendar.
Eligibility for Welsh Squads
From the BOA guidelines, the following Eligibility Guidelines will apply:
Teams selected by a country's appointed coach can play against teams in the same category from the other home countries (England, Scotland & Wales). There will only be one team per country allowed to compete in each category.
Eligibility to play for a country is based on one of the following:
Full time residency in the relevant country for 3 or more years
Being of the relevant country by birth
One or both parents of the relevant country by birth.
It’s worth noting the following definitions:
Ladies - Female members and boys less that 13 years of age can also play in this category.
Open - Any member of any age or sex.
Masters - Any male member more than 34 years of age or female of 31 years of age.
Rules: Only registered BOA members can register to a squad. Squad’s coach and manager must be BOA members.
To be eligible, all players and team officials need to be BOA registered and follow existing BOA rules for team eligibility.
To demonstrate commitment, players are to attend the majority of the arranged squad training sessions.