Entries by Zahangir Alam

Decision regarding EuroHockey Club Competitions 2020/21

With the 2019/2020 #EYHL season declared null and void due to the ongoing COVID-19 situation, the Hockey Ireland Board has made the following decision regarding the representatives for next seasons EuroHockey Club competitions. The European representatives for the EuroHockey Club competitions shall remain the same for next season, and in the same order. Therefore; Pegasus […]

Hockey Ireland AGM 2020 – Postponed

Hockey Ireland advise that the Hockey Ireland Annual General Meeting (AGM), scheduled to take place on Saturday 16 May 2020, has been postponed until further notice in keeping with ongoing advice from Government on social distancing. As soon as the restrictions imposed by the current emergency are lifted, Hockey Ireland will organise an AGM as […]

Women’s National Development Squad Program Update

The Easter and summer programme of development (U23) and U21 matches have been postponed or cancelled due the ongoing Covid-19 Pandemic. These included a trip to play Great Britain three times at Easter, a busy June period with warm weather camp in North Carolina which included 6 matches against the USA and a home 6 […]

SoftCo extends support for the Ireland Women’s Hockey Team

SoftCo extends support for the Ireland Women’s Hockey Team due to Olympic postponement SoftCo, the leading global Finance Automation Software provider, today announced the extension of its main sponsorship agreement for the Ireland Women’s Hockey Team. The extension adds a further year to the current agreement ensuring that Hockey Ireland will have funding in place […]

Hockey Ireland Coronavirus (COVID-19) UPDATE No. 4

Hockey Ireland Coronavirus (COVID-19) UPDATE No. 4 9 April 2020 Hockey Ireland on 26 March announced that the 2019/20 hockey season for all league, cup and all other domestic hockey competitions in Ireland are deemed to have finished. The Hockey Ireland Board and Hockey Ireland Branches are acutely aware of the scale of the health […]

RIP Anne Laing

Hockey Ireland were saddened to hear today of the passing of Anne Laing, who died peacefully on Friday, 27th March. Anne was inducted into the Irish Hockey Hall of Fame in 2008, during her career she earned 32 caps for Ireland between the posts as well as playing for Instonians Hockey Club and for Ulster. […]

Hockey Ireland Coronavirus (COVID-19) UPDATE No. 3

Hockey Ireland Coronavirus (COVID-19) UPDATE No. 3 26 March 2020 Hockey Ireland continues to follow the advice of the Government and Sport Ireland and has noted recent Government announcements that further measures are being introduced to reduce the spread of COVID-19. The Hockey Ireland Board, after further consultation with its branches, has decided the following […]

Irish Women no Longer to Travel to South Africa

Having monitored the situation over the previous weeks and given the escalation of measures being taken here in Ireland to reduce the spread of COVID-19, Hockey Ireland Irish Senior Women’s team management has taken the decision to cancel the women’s upcoming trip to South Africa. The squad had originally been scheduled to travel to South […]