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Dutch youth hockey returns with national teams to train from 1.5m

Holland’s men’s and women’s national teams will be allowed to resume training from Friday – albeit with a limited group and with a 1.5 …

Young Pilgrim makes progress as 11-year-old hockey umpire

By Richard Bright An 11-year-old hockey fanatic is widely thought to be the youngest ever in the country to become a Level 1 hockey umpire and he now wants …

England Hockey’s Premier Division set to field 11 teams next season

Exclusive | By Rod Gilmour England Hockey is set to steer clear of a void season and ratify league proposals which would include moving to 11 teams in next …

Louth in survival fight as 3G rears head in hockey once more

Louth HC is like many small clubs across the country – a long history, a thriving membership of players of all ages, a small dedicated band of volunteers who …

World hockey keen to engage after European clubs fears

By Rod Gilmour World hockey is keen to hold talks with European clubs following news that there was growing concern on the continent over the way the global …

‘Never give up. If you are good at something, follow your peers and carry on’

Rising star Maddie Goodman speaks to THP on her early setbacks and future hockey hopes Here’s a disparity. Maddie Goodman, one of Bowdon Hightown’s young …

TikTok hails Sam Ward’s creativity as nation gets on board

Social media giant TikTok has hailed the exploits of the #IsolationGames, inspired by Sam Ward‘s brilliant and unrehearsed take on Olympic sports. Ward, …

Investec ends sponsorship with England Hockey ahead of Tokyo Olympics

English hockey was dealt a blow on Tuesday when Investec, its principal partner of the women’s game, ended its sponsorship less than a year out from the …

Stourport relegated, proposed player bans after falsifying match sheets

The Midland Men’s Hockey League has handed out a stringent sanction on Stourport HC, including  demotion from the men’s Premier Division and a …

England Hockey needs to stop star gazing and rectify club game

Published in print before lockdown, columnist Todd Williams says narrowing of top domestic clubs is detrimental to the game So, let’s get straight to the …