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England Hockey

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info@englandhockey.co.uk
Contact Telephone
01628 897500

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Youth Olympic Games

Sat, 06 Oct 2018 - Thu, 18 Oct 2018

Male Hockey World Cup 2018

Wed, 28 Nov 2018 - Sun, 16 Dec 2018

What is Hockey?

Team, ball game played with sticks.

Family orientated sport, played mainly in clubs by both men and women. Involves two teams of 11, usually on an outdoor pitch, where the object is to get the ball into your opponents net using your stick.

There are also variations to the traditional 11-a-side game these include:

Rush Hockey is an 5 or 6-a-side indoor version of hockey

Quicksticks is a four-a-side version of the game adapted for 7-11 year olds

Zone Hockey is a five-a-side adaptation of the sport that for young wheelchair users to participate alongside able-bodied players.

Campaigns

National Sporting Heritage Day

Held on the 30th September every year, the day provides a focus point for sporting heritage in the UK.

Parents in Sport Week: 1-7 October

This year’s Parents in Sport Week takes place 1 – 7 October 2018.

National Programmes

Quicksticks

An introductory game of hockey for 7-11 year olds