South America Hockey Challenge

The South America Field Hockey Challenge its a promotional hockey tour developed for Schools interested to play, compete and share in the 3 capitals cities of Argentina, Chile and Uruguay with top locals schools hockey teams.

Dates:

  • Dates: From March to November 2018 / 2019 / 2020

Genre and Age of Players:

  • First XI (Girls & Boys)
  • U16 (Girls & Boys)
  • U14 (Girls & Boys)

Aim:

  • Promote rugby and cultural exchange among young people from around the world.

Format of Competition:

  • Each Team will visit 3 cities of South America, and will play 2 hockey matches with 2 locals teams in each one (IRB Rules for Youth).
  • In each city, will be disputing a Single Cup, the following:
    The Buenos Aires Hockey Cup
    The Montevideo Hockey Cup
    The Santiago de Chile Hockey Cup

The South America Challenge Hockey Cup:
The Teams who win 2 or more Cups during the tour, will get the South America Challenge Cup.

Package with Accommodations and Transfers:
The tour include 12 nights in South America, where the players with host by locals families in each city:

  • 5 nights in Buenos Aires, Argentina: 2 nights billeting + 3 nights at hotel
  • 3 nights in Montevideo, Uruguay: 2 nights billeting + 1 night at hotel
  • 4 nights in Santiago, Chile: 2 nights billeting + 2 nights at hotel
  • Note: Extension to play rugby in others regions of Argentina, Chile or Uruguay will be available too.
    Please ask for more information to manuel.teran@team-sports.com.ar

PRELIMINARY ITINERARY:

Day 1. Santiago de Chile
Arrival to Santiago de Chile Airport
Transfer to the hotel for next 2 nights

Day 2. Santiago de Chile
Morning City Tour of Santiago. Afternoon 1st Fixture.

Day 3. Santiago de Chile
Check out Hotel and transfer to the host School. Billeting for next 2 nights

Day 4. Santiago de Chile
2nd Fixture vs Local Team for the Santiago de Chile Hockey Cup. After match function

Day 5. Santiago de Chile to Buenos Aires (Argentina)
Flight from Santiago de Chile to Buenos Aires.
Transfer to the hotel for next 2 nights

Day 6. Buenos Aires
Morning City Tour of Buenos Aires. Afternoon  3rd fixture

Day 7. Buenos Aires
Check out Hotel and transfer to the host School. Billeting for next 2 nights

Day 8. Buenos Aires
4th  Fixture vs Local Team for the Buenos Aires Hockey Cup. After match function

Day 9. Buenos Aires to Montevideo (Uruguay)
Ferry from Buenos Aires to Montevideo (3 hrs in aprox)
Transfer to the hotel for next 1 night

Day 10. Montevideo
Morning City Tour Montevideo. Transfer to the host School. Billeting for next 2 nights

Day 11. Montevideo
Afternoon 5th fixture for the Montevideo Hockey Cup

Day 12. Montevideo – Buenos Aires
Check out Hotel and transfer to take the ferry to Buenos Aires.
Arrive and check in for 1 night

Day 13. Departure
Check out, last minute shopping and transfer to the airport for flight departure

END

Note: more days or fixtures could be add in each city if requiere.

Do you find it interesting for you?

If so, please express let me know sending an email to manuel.teran@team-sports.com.ar