Players must stand 2 metres apart. The ball must be passed by all players in the air using the hockey stick without hitting the ground with the last player passing the ball into the bucket. Challenge must be recorded & timed. Winner is the quickest time to complete the Challenge. Only one entry per team allowed. A club or school can have multiple entries from different teams.
Challenge is open to entries from April 30 to May 31.
Each recorded Video Entry must be posted on twitter by a teacher or coach with the hashtag #softcobucketchallenge and tag @softcogroup. Winners will be the judged by the quickest time to complete the challenge in each group.
Age Groups: No of Players
U12 Girls/Boys 4
U14 Girls/Boys 6
U16 Girls/Boys 8
U18 Girls/Boys 10
Each member of a Winning Team will receive an Official Ireland Hockey Jersey. Also the winning Teams will win an unique opportunity for a training & Q&A session with players from the Ireland Women’s Hockey Team at an agreed date (subject to Government Guidelines). Katie Mullen and Ayeisha McFerran will award additional prizes for best skills and most fun.
Every participant from each Team that enters the Challenge will receive a Limited Edition SoftCo HeadGameHG Sports Wristband.
HEADGAME HG Sports Wristbands are a sports psychology aid, using trigger words to improve all aspects of skill and mind control in sport. The SoftCo Wristbands have been exclusively produced with the Trigger word “BELIEVE” to celebrate the amazing achievements of The Ireland Women’s Hockey Team.