The California Cup International Field Hockey Tournament was started in 1972 by Tom Harris with just six men’s teams. Forty-two years later, the tournament now popularly known as Cal Cup has grown to 150+ teams in 14 divisions and played over 4 days. Cal Cup is North America’s only Field Hockey Tournament featuring clubs & teams from many countries such as USA, Canada, Mexico, Argentina, Holland, Spain, Taiwan & India to name a few.
Many current and former International players from many of these countries play for various clubs that participate in the Men & Women Super Divisions with a *US$7,500* prize for each Champion. FIH level umpires from different countries as far as Germany & Australia are invited to officiate. In all, more than 2,000 athletes; young and old alike, participate in the tournament.
Cal Cup is held annually over the Memorial Day Holidays (weekend preceding the last Monday in May) at the Moorpark College, California. It is located just an hour NW of Los Angeles and within driving distance to many popular destinations such as Disneyland, Universal Studios, The Griffith Observatory, The Paul Getty Museum, the California Missions, and many well equipped shopping malls.
Come and enjoy California’s outdoor activities: golfing, biking, mountain
hiking, camping, kayaking, beach volley and swimming in the Pacific Ocean.
USA Field Hockey Temporary Membership Sign Up Now Open
USAFH Temporary Membership link page
The 44th annual Cal Cup is an official USAFH sanctioned event. The liability and medical insurance for all participants is provided by USAFH. To participate in Cal Cup as a player you need to have a current USAFH Memberhsip. If you do not have this membership, then a Temporary Membership can be secured for $10. Please follow this link to sign up for USAFH Temporary Membership, Click here:
Australian International Players Announce Youth Clinic!
Liam De Young is a legend Australian International Player. He is an Athens Olympic Gold Medalist, two-time Olympic Bronze Medalist, double World Cup winner, three-time Commonwealth Games gold medalist, and four-time Champions Trophy winner. Liam is only the fourth man to have played more than 300 games for Australia.
Luke Doerner, legend Australian International Player, scored the game-winning goal in the 2010 World Cup Final. Luke won a total of five FIH Champions Trophies. He also claimed two Commonwealth Games Gold Medals, Olympic Bronze, as well as the 2010 FIH World Cup title. Luke is now the drag flicking coach of the Australian Men’s & Women’s National Teams.
Clinic is limited to only 30 youth players! Registration details will be announced soon! Do not miss this once in a lifetime opportunity at Cal Cup 44!
During Memorial weekend the Field Hockey Federation of Southern California (FHF) stages the California Cup International Field Hockey tournament.
Cal-Cup is an United States elite field hockey tournament featuring the highest level of competition for national and international clubs and teams. Competitors include teams, players and umpires from Argentina, Australia, Canada, England, Germany, Holland, India, Ireland, Mexico, Spain, Trinidad Tobago, USA and Taiwan amongst others.
Team registration is still open. The 2015, 44th edition is programmed for participation of more than 150 teams, with awards medals and trophies for all men, women and children divisions. Registered teams will also have the opportunity to register for the one day hockey clinic offered by top ranked Australian players. The selected venues of Moorpark College, Arroyo Vista Park and Moorpark High School will stage 15 fields to play concurrent games during the four day tournament.