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‘No certainties’ Tokyo Olympics to take place. Could hockey ‘think outside the box’?

By Richard Bright A survey has revealed how more than half of Japanese companies are opposed to the rescheduled Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics taking place …

England Hockey praises clubs as roadmap for full return to play continues

By Cassie Worth England Hockey says that although “outstanding work” has been done to get full competitive hockey back up and running, …

Hockey New Zealand sees another high-profile figure resign

Hockey New Zealand’s exodus of both players and staff has continued with high performance director Paul MacKinnon resigning from his post, The Hockey …

Watchyour1s: The fans hockey needs to find in droves

Surbiton supporters stumbled across the sport but more can be done to attract new fans It took a walk down the length of the pitch, past the supporters finding …

Getting safety ready for the new hockey season

Published before the pandemic, England Hockey were keen to respond to questions posed by The Hockey Paper’s readers around safety in our sport. Are …

Stanley Shoveller: The greatest English hockey player ever?

By Mike Haymonds | The Hockey Museum This is potentially a very subjective claim but can anyone put forward a stronger case than this one for Stanley Howard …

Bowdon ‘surprised’ at England Hockey league outcome decision

One of the national league clubs hoping to keep their Premier Division ambitions alive following the curtailment of the 2019/20 season has been left …

The Mental Game: Motivate your field hockey pre-season

Pre-season training is upon us and with it the thought of no end of pain from various parts of the body that have not been used for several months. Cries of …

Hockey returning to pitch: No spitting and close contact celebrations

By Richard Bright No spitting, an avoidance of shouting, chewing gum bans and no contact during celebrations are some of the edicts put in place for …

Is your club parahockey active?

The Hockey Paper hears from Libby Nichols on ParaHockey’s aims in the UK What is your role at Access Sport? I work on our disability inclusion team as the …