Posts by hkfchockey

Player Profile – Will Glover

HKFC Hockey Team: Men’s A team Position: Forward How long have you been playing, and where did you start: My dad played hockey, so I started as soon as I could walk. I grew up in a hockey hotbed of a town called Cannock, in Staffordshire, but played for other clubs while away at school and university (Brean,…

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Player Profile – Sam Edwards

HKFC Hockey team: Men’s Cs on the pitch, and Committee Chairman off the pitch. Position: Centre Midfield – the engine room. How long have you been playing, and where did you start: I started at school as a 7 year old and played through Uni before taking a 13 year hiatus as London life and young family…

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Mitha Singh Memorial Cup

The first silverware of the men’s Premier Division season came up for grabs on Sunday 28th August at the 3rd annual Mitha Singh Memorial Cup, hosted by the KNS sports club at King’s Park Hockey Ground. Eight premier teams joined the 9-a-side tournament; two Football Club teams, HKCC, Valley, SSSC, KCC, Shaheen and host club…

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Men’s Hockey Pre-Season Report: September 2016

Here we go again: another summer drawing to an end (though the humidity continues), another hockey season begins. As always, there have been and continue to be plenty of changes within the men’s section, with departures and retirements countered by internal promotions and new arrivals both from within Hong Kong and from overseas.   Pre-season…

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When Life Gives You Lessons

By Patricia Chu As the halftime whistle blows, the scoreboard stands as a glaring reminder that we are down 4-2. We huddle around the coach in varied poses of exhaustion; bodies ache, muscles quiver, minds doubt, hearts pound. This is our fifth and final game in a tournament that began just four days ago. With…

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Love is…

Happy Valentines Day! How about a poem to get you in that Valentines mood!  Love is. Love is pulling up the socks you’ve forgotten to wash. Love is putting up with umpires who might be total tosh.  Love is dealing with the HKHA – oh my gosh! Love is.  Love is training til late after…

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