Hockey Capacity

Capacity of the Hockey competition has been increased and there is now availability in the competition in the follow age categories:

  • Men’s B Grade: 35+
  • Men’s B Grade: 55+
  • Women’s A Grade: 45+
  • Women’s A Grade: 50+
  • Women’s B Grade: 55+

If you would like to enter a team in one of these categories please email us at If you would still like to compete in the Hockey competition in an age category not listed, please register your team details on the waitlist and organisers will contact you direct if a position becomes available.

Please note that while capacity for Hockey has almost been reached, members can still join existing teams via the normal registration process. If you are an individual looking to find a team, we encourage you to use the 'Find a Team/Partner' thread on the WMG2017 Community

Registration Close Date

Athlete registrations for World Masters Games 2017 close 3 March 2017 (NZT). You must register by this date if you plan to compete in the Games. Note that disciplines/events will close early if they reach capacity as numbers are strictly limited.

3 March 2017 is also the date by which teams must be registered and have met their minimum athlete numbers including essential non-playing official roles. Team minimums vary by sport and information is detailed in the Sports Information Guide for each sport.

Additional team members over and above team minimums can continue to join existing teams until 31 March 2017 however a late entry fee of $50 will apply.

Hockey Sports Information Guide

See the Hockey Sports Information Guide for Scheduling, Venue, along with other important competition information.

This will be updated regularly as further information comes to hand. Team draws will be confirmed closer to Games time once registrations have closed all teams are confirmed in the competition.

Competition Details

  • 11 a side - A Grade - Competitive, B Grade - Social

Proposed Age Categories

Competitive Men/Women: 35+, 40+, 45+, 50+, 55+, 60+

Social Men/Women: 35+, 45+, 55+

The age category you will compete in for Hockey will be determined as at 31 December 2017.

For team sports, the category you compete in is based on the age of the youngest team member.

For example, if your youngest team member is 39 during Games time but has turned 40 by 31 December 2017, you would compete in the 40+ age category.


North Harbour Hockey Stadium, located just over 15km north of Auckland Central

Westlake Girls High School, located just under 10km north of Auckland Central 
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Frequently Asked Questions

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How to Register

For more information on how to register please click here

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