EGHC News

Federation of International Hockey (FIH) Launches App: Rules of Hockey

The International Hockey Federation (FIH) has launched a free 'Rules of Hockey' app for iOS and android smartphones​...!
Great Britain's women's hockey team won the Sporting Role Model Team award at the Women's Sports Trust #BeAGameChanger Awards.Hockey as a whole has evolved after the successful Gold medal victory in Rio with participation expanding in both the men's and women's games across all ages.
Our Junior Summer Programme begins TONIGHT, Thursday May 11th.  The sessions will run from 6:30 pm to 8:00pm and are targeted at Year 7 and above, and at Year 5 & 6 who have County Nominations.  The coaching will be led by Scottish International, Ross Stott alongside Sophie Hollis.  Click to BOOK !
A huge well done to our U10 Girls who came 4th in the South Regional Hockey Tournament yesterday, we are so proud of you all. Thank you as well to the U10 Girls' coaches for all their commitment and hard work over the season. #winnersaregrinners #STX #playhuge​ Read more to see the photos !
Congratulations to our U10 Boys who made it to the Finals of the Plate Competition at the South Regional Tournament yesterday. A great effort! Thank you as well to our U10 Boys' coaches who have worked so hard over the season.​. Read more to see the photos !
During the season there's a lot going on at EGHC.  In fact, with several of our Mens and Ladies 1st Teams competing in internationals outside the regular season and with a number of events and EGHC Academy Camps going on, there's a lot going on at EGHC outside the season as well.
Its been awhile coming but we are delighted that we finally have a new web site with which to share news, match reports, galleries and so on.  We have made the decision to launch the web site even though there are some pieces we are still working on, so you will notice some small "teething issues" over the coming weeks.  We'll be asking for feedback soon ! 
A repeat of the last two years' finals with Horsham fielding a much stronger 1st Team against EG Ladies' 2nd Team, playing as our 1st Team
​BT Sport ESPN - Sky Channel 426 - will be showing GB Men's victory in the Sultan Azlan Trophy this evening.  In fact it started showing just a few moments ago at 18:45, so tune in fast !!!
Great Britain's men lifted the Azlan Shah Cup after beating Australia in a seven-goal thriller in Malaysia.No side from the British Isles had won the title since England in 1994, and GB saw off the nine-time champions in an incredible final.Goals from Alan Forsyth and David Goodfield put GB into an early lead before Eddie Ockenden pegged one back, but Ollie Willars was on hand to extend the lead once again.Joshua Pollard and Dylan Wotherspoon netted either side of Goodfield's second goal of the game to make for a tense finale but GB held firm to ensure a memorable victory.
EGHC Ladies 2nd XI will play in the FINAL of the Sussex 1st XI Cup TOMORROW (May 6th) at 3pm.  The match will take place at Lewes Hockey Club against Horsham.  Its certain to be a big game and we wish the side lots of luck as they prepare for their final match of what has already been a fantastic season. Make sure to check back for a matc...