Junior Easter Camp dates!

Sally DaltonFeatured, News

We are running a Junior Easter camp again this year with great coaches including Glenn Kirkham former England captain, Men’s 1st team player Ben Farmer, Ladies 1st team indoor hockey coach Mo Rahman, Club Coach and head of Hockey at New Hall Grant Ward and more including Karen Cooper and Jo Guy! Dates are 11th April 9.30-3pm:  for beginners / … Read More

Young Umpire Course 18th Feb

Sally DaltonFeatured, News

Essex Hockey are running another Young Umpire Course on 18th Feb at Old Loughts.   As it stands Essex have over 100 junior umpires who have completed this or a similar course and have then gone on to do the Level 1 and in some cases, even their Level 2 umpiring badge.   This course is a great way to … Read More

Umpire course @ CHC 4th March

Sally DaltonFeatured, News

A level 1 umpire course to be held at Chelmer Park on March 4th is now on the England Hockey website available for bookings :  http://www.englandhockey.co.uk/courses.asp?section=296&sectionTitle=Find+a+Course&page=1 The club will refund the cost of the course for people committing to umpire for the club for at least 2 seasons. The deadline for booking is Wednesday 21st February or until full. Places … Read More

Umpire Course 11/2 Braintree

Sally DaltonFeatured, News

Braintree HC are hosting a level 1 umpire course on 11th Feb Please book below and then claim a refund from Karen the treasurer if you agree to umpire at the club for at least 2 years. http://www.englandhockey.co.uk/courses.asp?section=296&sectionTitle=Find+a+Course    

26 Nov – Junior Training CANCELLED

David KitchinerNews

Junior outdoor training today, Sunday, 26th November, is CANCELLED due to frozen pitches. Both pitches look better than yesterday but they are solid. Later matches should be unaffected as the sun and temperature are both rising but please check with your manager/coach if in doubt. Indoor training is, of course, unaffected.

Richard Bird’s funeral

Sally DaltonNews

We are incredibly sad to announce that Richard Bird lost his battle with cancer on Saturday evening.  He died at home, peacefully, with his family. A message from Polly: Simon, Andrew and I are overwhelmed by the many messages of condolence we have received since Richard’s death on Saturday. We would be delighted to see any of our hockey family … Read More

60 Seconds with… James Stock

Nicole HullNews

Over the course of the coming season Ill be interviewing certain stand out players, trying to find out more about what sparked their interest in hockey. First up is our Men’s 1Xl goal keeper, James Stock, who has returned to the club this season after his previous season playing in the national league. At what age did you first start … Read More

How we spend members’ money

Sally DaltonNews

In response to member enquiries into how we spend money in the club we have produced the image below (please keep clicking on it to see a large image) to show where income was generated from and where money was spent last year. We’d like to emphasise that income from subs, match fees and pitch bookings covers the day to … Read More

CHC Fantasy Hockey!

Sally DaltonNews

CHC fantasy hockey is here! You get to pick your dream team from players in our very own club and stand the chance to be the manager of the month and season champion! Enter here: https://chelmsford.fantasyclubhockey.co.uk This is how it works….. Select your ‘Fantasy XI’ by October, the points start from matches on Saturday 7th October Rules Budget: £55 million Selection … Read More