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A USA Field Hockey Sanctioned Event

  • What are the tournament dates for Cal Cup 2024
    Memorial Day Weekend - May 24-27, 2024 Men's & Women's Super May 24th-27th U8, U10, U12, U14, U16, U19, Social, Competitive divisions play May 25th-27th
  • Format
    50 Minute Games 2x 25 min with 5-minute half time and change of end U8, U10, U12 & U14= 7v7 U16, U19, Social, Masters, Competitive & Super (11v11) 4 GAMES GUARANTEED - Most teams in most divisions will play 5-6 games
  • Rules
    All divisions are governed by current 2022 FIH rules. Cal Cup Junior Rules Modifications Youth games U8, U10, U12 & U14 will play 7v7 format. Safety of all players on the field is the priority. U8 - U10 - U12 divisions play with the USAFH approved Penn Monto "mini" Hockey Ball. This ball is regulation size, but reduced weight, which allows ball to move faster, especially on grass surfaces, and easier for youth to control. U8 Division There will be no goalies in this division. No coaches or spectators behind either goals or end lines. No coaches allowed in the circle (D) during any point in the game. No short corners. A free hit for the offending team will be awarded at the top of the circle directly outside the circle. If a coach impedes the circle at any point a verbal warning shall be given. If the coach impedes the second time the coach shall be issued a green card and must be replaced with another coach or adult. The stick may not be raised above the waist at any time during the game. No penalty strokes, free hit rule applies. Long corners will be taken at the half line directly up from where it exited the end line. The ball must move 5 meters before entering the circle at any time within the opposing half. The ball may not be raised off the ground at any point in the game including a shot on goal. U10 Division No coaches or spectators behind either goals or end lines. No coaches allowed in the circle (D) during any point in the game. If a coach impedes the circle at any point a verbal warning shall be given. If the coach impedes the second time the coach shall be issued a green card and must be replaced with another coach or adult. The stick may not be raised above the shoulder at any time during the game. Goalies are not required in this division. Penalty stroke are allowed. FIH rules apply. Long corners will be taken at the half line directly up from where it exited the end line. The ball must move 5 meters before entering the circle at any time within the opposing half. The ball may only be raised off the ground for a shot on goal. FIH danger rule applies. U12 and U14 Boys & Girls Standard FIH rules apply. Long corners will be taken at the half line directly up from where it exited the end line. The ball must move 5 meters before entering the circle at any time within the opposing half. No coaches are allowed on the field at any point in the game. Goalies are not required in these divisions.
  • What are the Youth Division Age Cutoffs?
    YOUTH DIVISIONS ARE DETERMINED BY: U8: 7 years old or younger as of Jan 1, 2024 U10: 9 years or younger as of Jan 1, 2024 U12: 11 years or younger as of Jan 1, 2024 U14: 13 years old or younger as of Jan 1, 2024 U16: 15 years or younger as of Jan 1, 2024 U19: 18 years or younger as of Jan 1, 2024 Cal Cup 2024– Youth Division Age Groups & Formats U8 – 7v7 U10 – 7v7 U12 – 7v7 U14 – 7v7 U16 – 11v11 U19 – 11v11
  • Cal Cup 2024 Registration Fees by Division:
    Secure your spot before divisions fill up with $250 Deposit for Super Teams - $100 Deposit for all other divisions Early Registration Pricing if paid in full by April 15, 2024 Late Registration Pricing $100 increase if paid between April 16 to May 15, 2024. All Registrations must be paid in full by May15, 2024 or subject to drop from tournament Super Men & Women(Early Registration- $2,000.00) Competitive Men & Women(Early Registration- $1,500.00) Mixed Social(Early Registration- $1,500.00) U19 Women(Early Registration- $1,500.00) U16 Girls & Boys(Early Registration- $1,500.00) U14 Boys & Girls (Early Registration- $600.00) U12 Mixed(Early Registration- $600.00) U10 Mixed(Early Registration- $600.00) U8 Mixed(Early Registration- $600.00) -REGISTER HERE NOW-
  • Tournament Venue & Game Locations:
    Cal Cup Home Venue- Moorpark College, Moorpark California USA Other Playing Field location(s): Moorpark High School Stadium & Thousand Oaks High School
  • Tourney Highlights:
    All divisions are divided into Pools All final day games played on Monday 4 Game Guarantee - More games played for Semi & Finals True Division Champions 1st, 2nd & 3rd place teams receive Gold - Silver - Bronze Medals Men & Women Super Division Champion Teams receive up to $5000 ea & Cal Cup Trophy Chance to play against International teams & players from: Taiwan, Argentina, Mexico, Canada, New Zealand, Australia, India, Pakistan and more Super Games streamed live to net Live Scoring through our app College Coaches in attendance International, National and local Press coverage 150+ Teams Giant Vendors Tent - featuring: Osaka, JDH, Adidas, Harrow Sports, 4USports, STX, Pen Monto & more Food Court with Healthy Food Choices Free Youth Skills Clinic Music Party Atmosphere Beer & Wine Garden
  • Travel Information:
    Cal Cup Venues are located in the City of Moorpark, California, which is a 35 miles from Los Angeles. Two best local Airports are: Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) which has both International & Domestic flights from Los Angeles, and is less than 40 miles from area hotels. Bob Hope Burbank Airport - (BUR) which services both Intenrational & Domestic flights from Burbank, and is 25 miles from area hotels.
  • Hotel & Housing Information
    Cal Cup is NOT a Stay to Play tournament. We have negotiated room blocks and rates to service all of your teams needs. BOOK YOUR HOTEL ROOMS HERE NOW! Event Connect is our travel partner & will work with your team to meet their housing requirements! We have secured more than 1500 room nights for our tourney ahead of time. Hotels book up fast and rates go up closer to our tournament. Book your and individual & team blocks right away!
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