Archive for May 14, 2014

David Beckett joins Suburban Hockey team in Southwark

England International David Beckett has joined the Suburban Hockey team to coach at schools in Southwark this term.   A professional athlete and current member of the GB training squad he is working his way towards the 2016 Rio Olympics.  He has represented England at U21 & U18 and won his first England cap in the summer of 2013 and his first GB cap in March 2014.   Dave has lots of experience coaching in schools too!
David Beckett

Investec Cup – ticket deal for schools and children



Investect Cup posterWe have a fantastic schools offer for you from England Hockey.   The Investec London Cup – the first ever hockey event to take place at the new Olympic legacy venue at the Olympic Park – will take place from 9-13th July.

England Hockey would like to offer all London schools the opportunity to attend this fantastic  event on either Wednesday 9 July or Thursday 10 July, to see England play, for just £1 for an U18 ticket.

Full information of the event can be found at  For further information or to book tickets please contact Emily Peel on 01628 897507 or email

We hope this might be of interest to the children who are learning to play hockey this term.  They will be amazed by the speed and skill of these players!