Posts by hkfchockey

November Juniors Update

Hong Kong Football Club hockey can boast some seriously good little hockey players in amongst the U8’s, U10’s U12’s and Youth squads this year. They have trained in the heat, in the pouring rain, and in great spirits! The volunteer coaches have been doing a wonderful job at keeping everyone focused and already we have…

Read More

The Mighty Men’s B Team

Hong Kong Football Club Men's Bs

It was a dark day when Harry Travers handed James Hills-Ingyon the reins to a depleted team struck down by injuries & those reaching their max tenure on this Island playground. However, the Men’s Bs have had an influx of some great new talent pulling youngsters Philipp Boettger up from the D’s, Shep Jr. (when…

Read More

Where’s Watto – 2

After the resounding success of the first Where’s Watto competition, won by the lovely Isla Hughes, we’ve decided to make this a recurring competition. So where’s Watto this month? [Hint: it’s not a Footlocker storeroom as my outfit might suggest… but if you thought my favourite shirt looks like the old Sportman’s staff uniforms, your guess…

Read More

The G’s Ode To A Hockey Match

  Step on the field, hangover wasting away. We’ve had a hair of the dog, started the drinking day. The whistle blows to start, the ball is hit. You wish you’d trained harder, cause you feel unfit. The clicking of the ball, quickens your heartbeat. You’re on a roll but someone yells, “ref it hit her…

Read More

Player Profile – Mandy Vullinghs

  HKFC Hockey Team: Ladies’ B Team Babes Position: Right Defence How long have you been playing, and where did you start: 28 years, since I was six years old, in Holland at  Hockeyclub Klein Zwitserland, The Hague.  What’s been your HKFC hockey highlight: The Easter Sixes Tournaments – both the social and playing (mostly the social!) What’s been…

Read More

HKFC Hockey – More than a game

2016 marks the beginning of a new phase in the HKFC Hockey Section’s development. With a newly created Director of Hockey role and the inclusion of further quality coaches and players we can expect yet another step up in the professional approach to the game across the Senior Section. Both our Men’s and Ladies’ A…

Read More

Player Profile – Emily Brosnan

    HKFC Hockey team: Ladies’ As   Position: Anywhere that’s not on the right.    How long have you been playing, and where did you start: I got poached from playing football for the illustrious Stevenage Borough FC when I was 12. I followed in the footsteps of HKFC’s Claire Watson, making my way from Letchworth…

Read More

Player Profile – Yan Adams

  HKFC Hockey Team: Men’s A Team Position: Forward How long have you been playing, and where did you start: Since I was 10, with Truro Hockey Club in Cornwall, England.   We played on a blaze/shale pitch which was even worse than sand-based astros for de-skinning knees and elbows.  I really got into the game after…

Read More

Player Profile – Alison Cabrelli

HKFC Hockey Team: The Dinos, ie Club’s  F team (we were originally the Ds, became the Es and are now the Fabulous Dinos!) Position: Left back How long have you been playing, and where did you start: I have been playing since the age of 11, I started at school in Aberdeen, at Bankhead (” Bunkheid”)…

Read More

Ds don’t need no education

Trivia Time! Name the year: Pink Floyd – Another Brick In The Wall Olivia Newton-John – Magic Gary Numan – Cars Michael Jackson – Rock With You Blondie – Call Me? Now name this year: Mariah Carey – Dreamlover Snow – Informer Arrested Development – Mr Wendall UB40 – Can’t Help Falling In Love Jazzy…

Read More