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Building on the Clyde: Rhona Simpson looks towards the Commonwealth Games

Rhona Simpson is a British hockey legend. She played for Scotland from age 14, when she got her first cap for the U16’s in 1986, until she retired from …

The humble push up: hockey fitness

We all detest them – coaches even use them as punishment for poor play in training – but the push up has plenty going for it when it comes to hockey. Push …

Poacher turned gamekeeper: A hockey goalkeeper tells us how to shoot

In the first of an occasional series, we get players to spill the beans on how to play against them – this time a goalkeeper, Dan Pilgrim, tells us what sort …

DIY goalie-cam

Teddington goalie Joe Morgan’s video of a 2nd XI game vs East Grinstead has gone viral on YouTube – here is how he did it. THE …

A healthier alternative Christmas cake

Even if you are watching your weight, you don’t have to miss out on Christmas cake. This recipe uses beaten egg whites to contribute some of the volume …

Savage Talk: December 2014

A very Happy Christmas and a prosperous new year to all Push readers. I promised the editor that I would write something about Christmas, and at one stage I …

The Top of the D sits on the fence about the World League

In December 2013 and January 2014 the finals of the men’s and women’s World League competitions take place in Argentina and India respectively. There seems …

Opps Gaynor Nash has done it again

The discerning amongst you may have noticed that there was no Sidelines piece last time from me. I’m sure you’ve been champing at the bit for this article …

India calls for Mantell

Simon Mantell has a hectic couple of months to look forward to, having just picked up a professional contract to play in the Hockey India League (HIL), …