SHOT is the student field hockey association of Tilburg and counts approximately 387 members. SHOT has 11 women’s teams and 5 men’s teams. The first two women’s and man’s teams have a trainer and coach and train two times a week. The rest of the teams also have a trainer and they train once per week.
SHOT offers field hockey on each level, from beginning to experienced. Apart from hockey, there’re a lot of opportunities of self-development by joining one of our committees. At SHOT, field hockey is taken seriously but there’re also a lot of parties and fun activities.
SHOT is run by students, for students. Only students play at SHOT. What does SHOT has to offer?
- Uniform is provided
- A trainer for every team
- Enough field hockey material
- Fun & competitive
- Discounts at different business partners of SHOT
PLEASE NOTE: at the moment SHOT works with a waiting list. Filling in the registration form does not mean that you can become a member immediately. This depends on the length of the waiting list, the flow within/from the club and your desired level of entry. If you have any questions about the waiting list, please send an e-mail to [email protected]
Do you want to become a member?
You can become a member by filling in the registration form. After sending your registration, you will get a confirmation from the Secretary. If you are not sure what your level is, you can always try out at one of our teams. Please contact [email protected]
if you’d like to.
Different types of membership
As a 'match member' you are a member of our club for a whole season and you can participate in training sessions, matches and social activities. So you are entitled to participate in competitions for a whole year.
As a 'member' you are a full year member of our club and you can participate in trainings and social activities. As a 'member' you are not entitled to play in competitions.
Study abroad member (half-yearly member)
As a study abroad member, you will be a member of our association for half a year. This can be because of an exchange or a trip! You can become an autumn or spring foreign member.
Study abroad member autumn: this means that you will not play at SHOT during the first half of the season (autumn). For this half of the season you will not play any matches at SHOT. However, you will be placed in a team as an international member in autumn, so you have the guarantee to continue playing hockey in your own team when you return from your exchange!
Study abroad member spring: this means that you will not play the second half of the season (spring) at SHOT. For this half of the season you are not entitled to play. As a study abroad member in spring, you will be placed in a team and you will play in this team for the first half of the season. You will also be a member of your team for the rest of the year and for the rest of the year you will be registered as a member of your own team. This will be taken into account when making the new team roster for the next season.
It is possible to register both as a 'competition study abroad member' and as a 'study abroad member'.
As a 'competition study abroad member' you will play matches at SHOT for the six months that you are present and you can participate in training sessions and social activities.
As a 'study abroad member' you will not play matches at SHOT for the six months that you are present. However, you can participate in training sessions and social activities.
The contribution for the season 2020-2021 is as follows:
Competition study abroad member
Study abroad member
In combination with competition membership
In combination with membership
Only indoor membership
All our members need to have a sports subscription at the Tilburg University Sports Center. With this subscription you can participate in various group lessons and use various facilities such as the pool, sauna and squash- and fitness rooms.
The deposit for the season 2020-2021 is the following:
Referee deposit 1st year
Referee deposit 2nd year
Referee deposit 3rd year
A referee deposit is retained if a match member does not have a referee licence until she obtains one. The deposit increases every year to a maximum of €150.00.
Termination and change of membership
The membership has to be cancelled before 15 May of each association year.
Changes in membership for the 2020-2021 season must be notified by certain dates:
Change from training member to competition member or from competition member to training member: no later than 1 August 2021.
Change from competition member/training member to study abroad member (training member) autumn: no later than 1 August 2021.
Change from competition/training member to study abroad member (training member) spring: no later than 1 November 2021.
These changes can again be passed on to the secretary by e-mail.