It is said that when Belgium’s current generation of hockey players were growing up, they looked up to Holland legend Teun de Nooijer for inspiration.
On a recent trip to the US, and after watching a tonne of different sports, Australian Hockey star Georgie Parker caught herself saying something very sad. Continue reading “But I don’t want to be a male athlete!” By Georgie Parker
As a professional athlete you pull out all the stops for the last percent of improvement. You want to perform at the top and fight for the win. FIH Goalkeeper of the year, Joyce Sombroek speaks about chasing that 1%. Continue reading Keep Chasing the 1%
It is just over two months since that golden night in Rio when Great Britain’s women’s hockey team brought home their first ever Olympic Gold medal. Over an amazing 14 day period, the team won all seven of its games, and achieved something that no-one thought was possible – knocking the world number one side and reigning Olympic and World Cup champions, the Netherlands, off their pedestal.
Susannah Townsend has had to overcome many challenges in her hockey career but this latest setback is to be her biggest challenge yet. Continue reading Heartbreak for GB Hockey Star
Russian hackers Fancy Bears continue to release athlete data taken from World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) records. Continue reading Russian Hackers Fancy Bear attack Hockey
Coaching technology specialist Coach Logic has partnered with Hockey Wales to support the National Governing Body for Hockey in Wales as it aspires to raise the sport to the next level.
“It is just one month since the Rio 2016 Olympic Ceremony took place, and what an exciting month it has been in the world of sport.” Says Holcombe HC’s Director of Hockey Jon Rye.
The Team Behind The Team #Olympic Champions @_GBHockey
Having won Gold at the Rio Olympics, we take a more in depth look at the team behind the successful Great Britain Women’s Hockey Team.
Olympic gold medallist Samantha Quek had more on her mind when landing in London.