The Club’s kit and clothing policy can be found in document YSHC 2.6 Cothing and Equipment Policy and summarised below.  The only clothing players are required to have are those marked below with an asterisk; all other clothing such as outer clothing, training clothing and leisurewear is optional and down to personal choice.  (Juniors who play for senior teams  need to go to the Club Kit – Seniors page)

Academy Playing Shirts. To mark the launch of the Club’s new Junior Academy a new design of Academy playing shirts has been created and will be available immediately, but only from KitzUK

Gum Shields and Shin Pads.  The Club requires that all Academy players wear a gum shield* and shin pads*, for training and playing matches. Other items of protective equipment, such as glove(s), should also be worn.

IF IN DOUBT ABOUT THE SUITABILITY OF ANY ITEM OF PLAYING CLOTHING PLEASE SPEAK TO THE DIRECTOR OF HOCKEY, OR THE CLUB CHAIRMAN, BEFORE MAKING A PURCHASE.  Similarly Academy coaches may be consulted on items of hockey equipment such as sticks and shoes, or goalkeeping equipment.

Playing Kit

Academy Boys
*Academy Playing Shirts – SKY BLUE
*Playing Shorts – WHITE 
*Playing Socks – SKY BLUE
Only SKY BLUE base layers, if long-sleeved, may be worn under playing shirts (if short-sleeved the colour is not critical).
Only WHITE base layers may be worn under playing shorts.

Academy Girls
*Academy Playing Shirts – SKY BLUE
*Playing Skorts – BURGUNDY or MAROON 
*Playing Socks – SKY BLUE
Only SKY BLUE base layers, if long-sleeved, may be worn under playing shirts (if short-sleeved the colour of the baselayer is not critical).
Only BURGUNDY or MAROON base layers may be worn under playing skorts.

Goalkeepers
Academy Playing Smock – ORANGE.

Change Kit – Colour Clash
For away matches when there is a colour clash MAROON/Orange shirts (or alternately orange bibs) will be provided by the Club, however, Academy Players are expected to have alternate WHITE socks*. 

Outer Clothing, Training Clothing and Leisurewear

All  
Sky Blue or Navy/Sky Blue Polos and T Shirts
Navy/Sky Blue Hoodies and Fleeces  
Navy/Sky Blue Jackets and Midlayers
Slate Blue Training Tops
Navy Blue Gilets
Navy Blue Track Pants  
Navy Blue Waterproof Jackets and Trousers
Navy Blue Thermal Jackets and Coats

Clothing and Equipment Purchases

The items listed above, along with selection of hockey equipment (sticks, shoes, leg guards/shin pads, gum shields, gloves, bags), maybe purchased from the following outlets:

Sports of Bond Street, 15 Bond Street Yeovil BA20 1PE:  Club Playing shirts (TK version), suitable shorts/skorts and socks, and club gilets and training tops, as well as a selection of hockey equipment (hockey sticks, shoes, leg guards/shin pads, gum shields, gloves, and bags).

KitzUK, Units 1-2, Sherborne Business Park, Sherborne, DT9 3PS (either on-line via this link Purchase Club Kit, or at their outlet in Sherborne): Club Playing shirts (KitzUK version), suitable shorts/skorts and socks, and a full range of branded clothing, as well as a selection of equipment (hockey sticks, shoes, leg guards/shin pads, gum shields, gloves, and bags).  KitUK is the only source of Academy Playing Shirts.

RAM Sports, 20 High Street, Wincanton, BA9 9JF:  Carries a range of hockey sticks, shoes, leg guards/shin pads, gum shields, gloves, and bags; and is also able to order-in a wide range of particular, specialised items such as sticks, shoes or bags.