What is Canterbury?

The Canterbury Hockey Association is responsible for the administration of hockey in Canterbury. The aims for which the Association is established and maintained are:

To offer the widest possible opportunities for all persons to participate in the game of hockey and to make hockey a readily accessible sport and recreation for all.

To provide all participants with the opportunity to excel by developing their game to their chosen or actual potential.

To provide a healthy social environment for participants and others associated with the game of hockey.


Our Vision:

We are a World class Hockey region.


With a purpose of:

 Providing quality hockey experiences.

To achieve the goals of:

  • Developing high performance
  • Offering meaningful competitions
  • Increasing participation and development
  • Hosting quality events
  • Optimising resources
  • Growing value in Hockey as a sport