🏑Congratulations to Buckingham women and Surbiton men the 2020 Jaffa Super 6s champions after their wins over Bowdon Hightown and Holcombe respectively. Watch this space for details of next year’s event and in the meantime check out our ‘What’s On’ page for more great spectator action coming up in the next few months!
Strap yourselves in for hockey but not as you’ve known it at the Copper Box Arena as the best men’s and women’s national indoor sides battle it out for the title of Jaffa Super 6s champions. Matches starts at 10.30am and tickets are on sale.
For the third year running England Hockey brings its showpiece indoor event to the ‘Box that Rocks’ in the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park.
The Jaffa Super 6s Championship is the premier competition for indoor hockey in England. Only the top four teams from the men’s and women’s Premier Divisions qualify for today’s finals action and the climax of the indoor season where non-stop action is guranteed.
A total of eight teams will be feature in the semi-finals to decide the final 4 sides to compete in the finals, meaning fans are treated to a no less than six matches to decide who lifts the trophies on an action-packed day.
In the women’s tournament East Grinstead (the defending champions), Bowdon Hightown, Sutton Coldfield and Buckingham do battle while the men’s teams qualified are Surbiton, East Grinstead (defending champions), Holcombe and Wimbledon.
What is the dress code you ask? Whatever you want is the answer, but England Hockey encourage you to wear club colours or go as your favourite Superhero with the promise of some awesome prizes for best dressed Superheroes on the day.
With its combination of hockey, great atmosphere, live entertainment and lots of food and drink kiosks around the venue a great social sporting day out awaits.
Timetable of matches as follows:-
Ones to watch: East Grinstead completed a clean sweep last year taking both the men’s and women’s 2018/19 titles. And they’re back on a mission for a ‘double double’.
🗝️ Doors open: 9.45am.
🏑 Matches starts: 10.30am.
🎟️ Tickets in advance are available via the ‘Get Tickets’ link.
🎟️ Tickets on the door are subject to availability. Checking the England Hockey Twitter feed before travelling is recommended.
🚊 🚗 Travel tips: Public transport is recommended. Hackney Wick overground and Stratford tube station are approximately a 10-minute walk from the Copper Box Arena. Stratford International station (accessible from London St Pancras) is about a 15-minute walk. Very limited parking is available on site although parking is available at nearby Westfield Shopping Centre.