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Marlow’s young leader programme is force to be reckoned with

Marlow HC’s Kate Porter on success of club’s young leader programme Having coached young people in club and school hockey for the last 20 years, I have …

Old Georgians and Reading set for spicy league encounter

Their survival task already hard enough, Reading will face up to seven former players in a high-octane grudge match against Old Georgians on Sunday as they …

How coronavirus has affected hockey

Great Britain players will be available to play the final round of national league matches this weekend. It follows the decision by GB Hockey to cancel the …

Proposals for restructure: England Hockey Q&A for AGM

1. Are the ‘draft league structures’ issued going to be imposed on clubs? No. The draft structure was created to demonstrate how local areas could be …

East Hockey club: We would no longer play 17 neighbouring sides

The Hockey Paper has been publishing stories on England Hockey’s proposed restructure since December in our print editions. Here, we reproduce some of …

Cannock Hockey show club spirit after ‘devastating’ year

Five years ago, Cannock HC launched its #2020vision, a long term plan to become one of Europe’s leading, sustainable clubs. As 2020 came into vision, …

Reading face crunch weekend in battle for Premier hockey survival

Reading HC are hoping for a bumper #watchyour1s crowd to lift the club as the men set themselves for a crucial Premier Division weekend. Only this time …

Fit for Future is ensuring hockey clubs are life and soul of game

Two years ago I questioned the wisdom of top level hockey administrators bending under the pressure to modify our game into a slicker and smaller dish, more …

Face masks should be obligatory in hockey, says top South Africa flicker

By Sophie Penney One of the world’s best drag flickers has told The Hockey Paper that he wants face masks to be made mandatory at PCs but disagrees with …

Clubs need to understand what England Hockey proposals actually mean

NORTH OPINION By Howard Green, Deeside Ramblers HC chairman All looks quiet on the surface but underneath the Bisham Abbey spin master feet are paddling …