Tuesday, April 23, 2024

Masters

Playing hockey aged 88: ‘To play and see our English friends again – that’s a gift for us’

We speak to Netherlands’ 88-year-old captain Walter Hagedoorn, a doctor in economics, on a life in hockey and playing for his country after they beat England for the first...

England Over 80s: ‘You play to win but, what the hell, it’s a game of hockey’

“It's never too late to catch the selectors' eye,” proclaims Adrian Stephenson, the England over 80s manager and forward. Judging by the fact that...

England and Netherlands ‘setting legacy’ in flourishing over 80s hockey scene

England over 80s captain Ken Wilcock hailed the “extraordinary” organisation of his age group Masters category which saw four English and Dutch teams take...