Tamworth Hockey holds Tadpoles program

Tamworth Hockey’s Tadpoles program is in full swing.

The five-week program is designed to introduce children aged 3, 4 and 5 to the game of hockey, and runs of a Saturday morning at the Tamworth Hockey Complex from 10.20-11am culminating with a barbecue and medal presentation on the final morning.

The first two sessions have drawn a massive combined 90 youngsters.

“The first week we had 75 registrations and the second week 15 (additional) registrations,” Tamworth Hockey Association president Mark O’Connor said.

He said new participants are still very welcome.

Cost is $25 and includes a stick and ball to keep.