As the Australian body with which we are affiliated has changed their name to "Australian Masters Hockey" in order to meet the requirements of AHA, and the Australian Championships are now to be known as "Australian Mens Masters Hockey Championships" our State body has followed suit and will be now officially known as
" QLD MEN'S MASTERS HOCKEY "
All correspondance, references etc will now reflect this name change. The web address however will stay as
OVER 35, 40 and 50 CHAMPIONSHIPS REPORT These were held from 30 April to 3 May in Ipswich. It was a closely contested carnival with the eventual winers as follows:
Over 35 - Brisbane
Over 40 - Townsville
Over 50 - Jointly shared between Brisbane 1 and Toowoomba. (The captains decided to share the honours rather than go to strokes.)
More details can be found on the State Championships Page of this website or Click Here.
QLD OVER 35 AND 40 TEAMS 2010 The Over 35, Over 40/1 and Over 40/2 teams were announced at the conclusion of the Championships in Ipswich.
The team lists can be found by going to the "Teams" page of this website or
For the Over 40 teams, Click Here.
For the Over 35 Team, Click Here
PLEASE NOTE: If you have been selected in one of these teams, you have until 28 JUNE to pay your $200 non- refundable deposit or your place in the team will be given to another player. The $200 will be credited to your team levy.
Payment Details are as follows:
Fees can be made via direct deposit into Queensland Veterans Mens Hockey bank account.
Details of account are BSB 124001 and Account Number 90611256.
Please ensure you insert your name into the description box.
Post your Cheque to "Treasurer, Qld Mens Vets Hockey" 1 McNess Court Flinders View 4305 Any Questions or Concerns contact Phil McLeod at either: email@example.com' or firstname.lastname@example.org
NOMINATIONS Over 45,55,60,65 and 70 Teams 2010
INDIVIDUAL NOMINATIONS: All individuals who want to play in a Qld team at the National Championships in Bunbury from 25 Sept to 09 Oct 2010 MUST complete the Nomination form found on the "Nominations" page of this website by the due date or Click Here.
Due dates are as follows:
Over 45, Over 55, Over 60, Over 65 and Over 70 teams - 28 May It is planned that all remaining Qld teams will be announced at the conclusion of the Over 45 and 55 State Championships on 11 - 14 June.
ALL selected players MUST pay a $200 deposit within 2 weeks of being selected or their place in the team will be given to another player.
This money will be credited to your expenses and is non refundable.
TEAM NOMINATIONS: Nomination of teams to participate in the State championships must be submitted by completion of the Team Nomination Form on the "Nominations" page of this website.
Due Dates for these team nominations are as follows:
Over 45 and Over 55 teams - 21 May
Just Hockey wil be again the supplier of the Qld uniforms for 2010.
At each State Championship this year, Just Hockey will have a range of the uniforms in various sizes available. It is recommended that players who are nominating for a Qld team in 2010, visit the Just Hockey shop at the fields during the State Championships, view and try the uniforms for size before completing an order form.
It is anticipated that there will be order forms at both Ipswich and Bundaberg so players can complete the "temporary" form with their correct sizes.
A final form and payment should then be sent to the Treasurer by the due date once the teams have been announced.
To view the order form or check out the uniform styles, please check the " Uniforms" page of this website.
HEALTH REPORT Tony Salecich who, as mentioned in the last Newsletter was recovering from a heart attack at the conclusion of the Aust.Championships in melbourne last year, is recovering well and was in Ipswich watching some of the games. Good news Tony.
"Jaffa" who underwent major heart surgery earlier this year is also recovering although his recovery is slower than he would like. He is out and about though and champing at the bit in true Jaffa style to be back to his old self. Keep smiling Jaffa.
AGM 2010 The AGM of Qld Mens Masters Hockey will be held during the Australian Masters Championships in Bunbury in Oct 2010.
All committee positions will be declared vacant and anyone interested in being part of the administration committee of Qld Mens Masters Hockey are invited to contact Gil Voysey on 0433136533 or by EMail to email@example.com.
In particular, the position of Secretary and President will be vacant for 2010 and we urgently need expressions of interest for these crucial positions.
It is not necessary to attend the AGM in Bunbury for any interested person to nominate for any positions.
NATIONAL TITLES BUNBURY 2010 The National Veterans Titles will be held in Bunbury WA from 25 Sept until 9 Oct 2010.
It is anticipated that a maximum of 13 teams from Qld will be selected to contest this event. Qld players who wish to be considered for a place in one of the Qld teams should complete the Nomination form online (see above) and attend one of the Qld State Championships.
The Qld teams will be announced at the conclusion of the Over 45 and 55 titles on 14 June.
The committee has booked accommodation for the Qld teams in Bunbury. For details and links to the accommodation please go to the "National Titles" page of this website.
Please note that the accommodation has been booked for 15 nights and there will be no refunds for players arriving late or leaving early. The approx. cost of the accommodation will be $900 -$1000 per person.