Category Archives: Opinion

TROPHY SUCCESS CONFIRMS A RETURN TO THE GOOD TIMES FOR THE OLDEST HOCKEY CLUB IN THE WORLD: BLACKHEATH & ELTHAMIANS HC

On the last day of the 2012 season the Blackheath HC 1st XI travelled to Crawley knowing that anything other than a win would see the team relegated to Kent Division 1 Continue reading TROPHY SUCCESS CONFIRMS A RETURN TO THE GOOD TIMES FOR THE OLDEST HOCKEY CLUB IN THE WORLD: BLACKHEATH & ELTHAMIANS HC

Is University Hockey Stunting Player Development?

By Tommy Alexander (Scotland & Reading HC)

It’s really important when reading this article that people understand that I’m not saying it’s “Hockey or Education” and I’m not suggesting that students should not play University sport.

What I am saying however, is that Universities playing in the National League is wrong.

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England Hockey’s County Championships

With the latest edition of the England Hockey County Championships being held over the weekend, there’s one overriding thought process that has come to the fore over the past couple of days;

It’s becoming increasingly obvious that the competition is not what it used to be.

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