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British clubs set for European outdoor hockey events set for April

British clubs will compete in various European outdoor club competitions set for spring 2021. In the men’s events, Cardiff & Met men will compete in …

Esme Burge backs gender play gap campaign in women’s sport

By Richard Bright Great Britain hockey international Esme Burge has backed a gender play gap campaign after admitting there continues to be under participation …

Hollie Pearne-Webb: Great Britain women’s captain on NHS volunteering and triple Olympic hopes

Everyone may know someone who has been touched by tragedy by the time the coronavirus epidemic is over. This includes Hollie Pearne-Webb, Great Britain …

Strong values playing with Scottish hockey’s masters

Three years ago Judith Martin’s family were called to her hospital bedside and told to prepare their goodbyes. The 60-year-old had suffered multiple organ …

Women’s hockey: Clifton Robinsons taste success under Sinton’s watch

We speak to Clifton chair Janis Sinton on a hockey club which bonds its own superstars Celebrating 30 years of Women’s National League Hockey, with …

Great Britain Hockey women raise funds for Australia bushfire appeal

The Great Britain women’s squad are raising funds for the Australian bushfires, with a raffle to win the Olympic champions’ sticks. The 26 players …

Alex Danson backs calls for women’s sport on free-to-air TV

By The Hockey Paper Great Britain’s Alex Danson has backed calls for elite women’s sport to be added to sports’ ‘crown jewels’ …

It’s a teen game in Investec Hockey Premier Division as Izzy Shelley sets sights

Rising teenage star Izzy Shelley is set on a lengthy hockey career after a breakthrough season with Holcombe. Believed to be the youngest playing hockey at …

Hockey Pro League: Alex Malzer, 18, called into Great Britain women’s squad

By Rod Gilmour Alex Malzer could become the first player born this century to play for Great Britain women after the Sussex teenager was called into the FIH …

Alex Danson reveals brain injury trauma on road to recovery

By The Hockey Paper England and Great Britain hockey captain Alex Danson revealed on Monday that she had ‘lost her identity’ and ability to read …