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Rich lister Sir Owen Glenn continues New Zealand Hockey investment

Kiwi multi millionaire businessman Sir Owen Glenn has continued to invest in Black Sticks hockey after supporting the men’s and women’s set up towards the Tokyo 2020 Olympics. Glenn’s long association with hockey, having played the game himself, has seen him support the Black Sticks players for many years and be the Patron and a […]

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Mark Hager interview: I want to take Great Britain hockey to new boundaries

Exclusive | By Rod Gilmour Mark Hager, the Great Britain women’s coach, aims to take his players to ‘new boundaries’ in both physicality and formation as he sets about a winning template ahead of the Tokyo 2020 Olympics. Hager, 55 next month, took over the role in January and will be based in the UK […]

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Great Britain Hockey support Mark Hager after review findings released

By Rod Gilmour England Hockey said on Monday that the findings from the independent review published by Hockey New Zealand into its women’s programme was “not at odds” with its own due diligence before they appointed Mark Hager as coach. The backing of Hager comes despite the commission finding failings by Hockey NZ which revealed […]

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New Zealand Hockey sees player funding suspended after Mark Hager exit

By The Hockey Paper Hockey New Zealand confirmed to The Hockey Paper on Tuesday that it is hopeful of a “positive outcome” after reports surfaced that millionaire businessman Sir Owen Glenn has frozen funding to the Black Sticks women’s hockey programme. Last year Glenn invested $1 (NZ) million each to the Black Sticks men’s and women’s teams […]

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