Tuesday, June 25, 2024

George Wilson

Meet Chesterfield’s ‘heavy metal’ hockey style, via Tasmania and Mexico

Christian Battye is in charge of an international group of players at Chesterfield hockey club. The first team coach has two Australians and a...

‘Modern’ Herne Bay step out of Canterbury hockey shadows

That Kent-based Herne Bay managed to move with the times was down to an 'incredibly supportive' developer who dug into his own pockets to...

‘I’m not the Welsh Messi!’ Cardiff hockey great, 69, has miles left in tank

Steve Sparkes has built up a legendary reputation at Cardiff & Met Hockey Club. The hotshot forward has been compared to Lionel Messi and rumours circle...

‘My kids don’t ask me for hockey advice, I ask them’

Kate Cradden started to find a love for hockey in her mid-40s, inspired by her two children to take up the stick after a...

Club File: Isle of Wight hockey out to shun sport’s elitism on the island

Steven Holbrook, chairman of Isle of Wight hockey club, has never found playing the sport on the island simple.  As a child he was forced...

400 goals and counting for Banbury hockey’s hotshot striker, now for the Masters scene

Dave Clark has scored goals ever since he picked up a hockey stick as a child. Across a 30-year playing career, the hotshot striker...

‘Masters Hockey World Cup can show that players peak at different ages’

George Wilson speaks to the GB Olympian who is one of the stars on show at the NET Masters Hockey World Cup in Nottingham Sally...

Five England women players to watch at Masters Hockey World Cup

Sally Walton will be competing at the Masters World Cup in Nottingham which will see the world’s best senior hockey teams battle it out. George...