Monday, May 20, 2024

Why Old Georgian James Tindall, 39, still has hockey appetite

In the clubhouse at Old Georgians, there is a picture of James Tindall playing for Dragons, the club’s junior side, in the 1990s. “You sit there and think that this club has come such a long way from 1995 where the founders were sat in a pub in Weybridge,” says Tindall.

Earlier this month, Tindall completed the club set, winning the only outdoor league he hadn’t won with Old Georgians when the Surrey side secured the Premier Division title. “It is crazy to think when I was coming up through the ranks that in 20 years time we would be at the pinnacle of domestic hockey,” he adds.

“I know there has been a lot of drive and effort to build the club. We have had ups and downs and now have come back bursting back on the scene and it is a great place to be at the moment.”

Continue reading...

Unlock our ad-free, premium content and get use of our subscriber-only app. Use coupon 3FOR1 to get 3 months for only £1!

Already a subscriber to our website? Login

Old Georgians v Wimbledon: Saturday 2pm

Total Hockey


Most Popular


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

More from Author

Paris Olympic hockey changes reserve ruling – despite heatwave threat

The Olympic hockey tournament at Paris 2024 will revert to its...

Banbury aim for huge England Hockey Cup upset with brothers at the helm

Should Banbury HC beat Premier Division side Beeston on Sunday in...

England Over 80s: ‘You play to win but, what the hell, it’s a game of hockey’

“It's never too late to catch the selectors' eye,” proclaims Adrian...

An open top parade down Surbiton high street? Top hockey clubs need to create own fan engagement

Take the 25-minute walk from Surbiton train station to Sugden Road,...

- A word from our sponsors -