“There are not many other team sports across the world where this occurs! It’s one of the many reasons hockey is such a great and inclusive sport.” So wrote Hockey Paper reader Simon Thresher after we published photos of England over-80s in action against their Netherlands counterparts.
Our post on Facebook caught the attention and the over-80s were roundly praised, suggesting that their run-outs in Breda might keep many hockey players going as long as possible!
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