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‘Pressures and being told to lose weight sent me to the brink’

“When I tried to hang myself,” wrote self-confessed hockey nut Katie Knight, “I woke up in a heap on the floor in the morning, and the first thing I …

Petition launched by former England Hockey athlete to support young stars

A former athlete at GB Hockey’s Elite Development Programme (EDP) is campaigning for an increase in lifestyle mentoring for young hockey stars after she cut …

#watchyour1s campaign: A heartening start to lift hockey crowds

THP Editorial Perhaps one of the best aspects of our #watchyour1s campaign has been that the hashtag continues to be used across the country, despite our …

Watch your hockey 1s: Our campaign gathers pace, is your club on board?

By The Hockey Paper | #watchyour1s campaign There’s no question that our campaign to get more people watching domestic hockey has been well received by …

Hockey players and coaches back Watch Your 1s campaign

The Hockey Paper’s #watchyour1s campaign and competition to reinvigorate attendances has received backing from clubs, players and coaches — WIN …

Why our #watchyour1s must start at top, with elite clubs backing

The Hockey Paper | Editorial It was an inauspicious start ahead of the 2019/20 Premier Division fixtures. First, The Hockey Paper received correspondence from …

Hockey clubs at heart: How to enter our Watch Your 1s campaign

The Hockey Paper | Editorial Hockey clubs across the UK have ‘big belief’ in our Watch Your 1s campaign after we received great feedback following …

Can Stoop project spark much-needed life into domestic hockey?

By Rod Gilmour | Opinion Richard Leman, the 1988 Olympic-winner, played in plenty of hockey cauldrons across the globe in his career and was a keen observer at …

Our Watch Your 1s campaign gathers momentum for new hockey season

The Hockey Paper‘s Watch Your 1s campaign, launched in our last print edition and online, received great feedback from clubs eager to get on board and be …

Hockey fixtures 2019/20: Hampstead & Westminster and Surbiton ladies open on the road

By Rod Gilmour English hockey’s two domestic champions will both take the defence of their titles on the road after the 2019/20 fixtures were released. …