Hockey Tournament

The 2025 Elite Cup is open to all U16 girl’s school and club teams competing at the top levels in Ireland and abroad. We see this event as a showpiece where the best of the best will compete to be crowned the Elite Cup Winners. Teams entering are expected to be performing in Division 1 standard hockey.


Hockey Express

Hockey Express has been operating and managing day and residential hockey camps since 2017.

They are one of the largest hockey camp operators in Ireland running camps across seven locations throughout the year.

Hockey Express prides themselves on quality coaching using only the most experienced coaches to deliver top hockey sessions during the camps.


Kilkenny College

Founded in 1536 and situated on the outskirts of Kilkenny City. the college is one of the largest coeducational boarding schools in Ireland.

Sport is very important to Kilkenny College. Hockey and rugby are the two primary sports, and they pride themselves on providing many other sporting opportunities for the students.



  • The standard fee per team is €465.
  • This fee covers 14 players and 1 coach.
  • The fee is including lunch on Saturday and Sunday.
  • The costs for each extra player are €35.
  • The costs for each extra coach or trainer are €20.
  • There is a maximum of 17 players per team.

Accommodation arrangements in Kilkenny College are separate to the Tournament fee.

Teams Confirmed

Contact Details

Elite Cup Hockey Tournament
Kilkenny College
Castlecomer Road
R95 CF6


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