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South West Uni Meet

unicycle hockey afternoon

11.30 -6.30pm Saturday 2nd Jan 2010

Riverside leisure centre

Cowick st, Exe Bridges, Exeter EX4 1AF



What is it?

A Unicycle Hockey tournament in the South West. Come along with friends in a team and enjoy an afternoon of as many hockey games as we can fit into 2 pitches and 6 hours. Matches will start at around 12. Warm up time before that.

Who is it for?

This will be part of the British Unicycle Hockey league. Teams have to pre-register .To Register a team e-mail Sarah at the address below. We have space for 9 teams, allowing each team lots of playing time.

What should I bring?

Your unicycle/s, friends, hockey stick and protective gear (if you wear it). Unicycles used in the  hall should have clean non-marking tyres and plastic ended pedals and saddles. We will have some plastic pedals to sell and tape for saddles at registration.

Please can each member of your team wear shirts of a like colour , if you have no team colour there will be bibs.

Bring along any flags or banners you wish to drape over the viewing balcony rails to support your team.

Dirty wheels, metals pedals etc on your unicycle will mean you CAN NOT ride it in the hall. The hall we will be in has a nice floor, lets all help keep it in good condition.

There is a café and vending machines on site or you can bring a drink and a snack with you. please use the café or viewing gallery to eat or drink, please don't bring food or drinks in to the sports hall.

How much will it cost?

team £ 33

Where is it?

Riverside leisure centre ,Cowick st, Exe Bridges, Exeter EX4 1AF.

Its is large square hall with a divider in the middle, so we can play 2 games at a time. There is an open viewing gallery and a cafe.. There is also a swimming pool in the centre ( cost approx £3 per person). Car parking is available in front of the retail park and pizza hut next door ( signs say this is limited to 2 hours) or behind the leisure centre ( signed as 3 hours BUT tell sports centre reception your car reg and you shouldn't get ticketed).There is no out side space for unicycling at the centre BUT the riverside cycle path is only 100m away and that has about 5 miles of traffic free path accessing open space and a park in one direction and the quay with ice cream shops in the other.

more info required?

Contact sarah via e-mail sarah dot miller at unicyclist dot com or phone 07811 146121