EGHC News

NEW EGHC M1 Assistant Coach

 East Grinstead Hockey Club are pleased to announce former England/GB International David Beckett as the Assistant Coach of the Men's 1st XI for the coming 2020/21 season  David is young, ambitious, and highly motivated bringing a wealth of current playing knowledge to the coaching team. David started his Premier League playing career at ...

NEW EGHC M1 Head Coach

East Grinstead Hockey Club are pleased to announce Tim Deakin as the new Head Coach of the Men's 1st XI for the 2020/21 season Tim has proved his playing career at both Junior International level and the Premier League. He moved to East Grinstead HC in 2013 as a player and was a stalwart at the back with his aggressive marking and de...
EGHC Ladies visited Buckingham Ladies Hockey Club on Saturday 22nd September in the opening day of the Investec Womens Hockey League, Premier Division.  A dramatic day was to ensue...
Following last Sunday (September 16th) and the visit from BBC South East, to coincide with Junior training, the club has now featured on BBC TV on Thursday evening.  A great feature involving Sophie Bray, Men's 1st Team Captain Simon Faulkner and Ladies 1st Team player Jojo Blunt did a great job of raising the profile of the sport and of course of our club.  Read on for more including how you can see the video if you missed it and also when you can see our 1st Teams in Action !
On Sunday September 16th, the Juniors were treated to an extra special coaching session with members of the Ladies and Men's 1st Teams, including a number of our international players.  Read on !
As mentioned a few weeks ago, Rosario Villagra will soon be joining EG from Argentina.  She joins EG after a season with Beeston in the Conference which led to a promotion; now Ro returns to England to play for EG with an interesting match against her former team within the first couple of weeks of the season; read on... 
 EG Ladies approach the start of the new season confirming two new additions to the squad in Cathy Gilliat Smith and Jess Denniff, both joining from Sevenoaks.  Read on for more
Sophie Bray has re-signed for East Grinstead Hockey Club.  The "Golden Girl" who won European and Olympic Gold along side Laura Unsworth is returning from two years with Kampong in Netherlands, to EG where she played an instrumental role alongside former star 'keeper Kirsty Mackay in EG's progression to the Premier League...
Today saw the beginning of the season for East Grinstead's Junior Plays - Under 12s down to Under 6s.  Read on for more... 
Our Adult Registration process is opening today.  This email provides instructions, suggestions and links to get you going.  We'd encourage existing members to complete forms quickly to ensure everything is in-hand for a smooth start to the season.References for Junior (U12) and Colts & Fillies (U18) can be found in our News section...
​EGHC is raising its game as regards coaching in order to enable our youngsters to raise their game !  We have developed our coaching programme substantially for the coming season, seeing even closer collaboration between the EGHC Performance Setup (Ladies & Mens 1st Teams) and our Junior Setup.
Our Junior Membership Registration process continues with Colts and Fillies registration opening today.  This email provides instructions, suggestions and links to get you going.  We'd encourage existing members to complete forms quickly to ensure everything is in-hand for a smooth start to the season.Adult Memberships registration will open shortly...