Posts Tagged ‘HKFC Hockey’

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…

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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…

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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…

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Youth Hockey Tour to Perth, Part 3

Have you read Part 1 and Part 2 yet? Tour Highlights Tour highlights included the after-match function at UWA (just like the ‘good old days’ for those that recall – going back to the home team’s club rooms where the ladies had baked the cakes and heated the pies, a few speeches and plenty of…

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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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Youth Hockey Tour to Perth, Part 2

Don’t miss Part 1! Tour Fixtures The girls’ team endured an epic 5 games in 5 days (tough for any team in any code) and by the end of the week it was fair to say there wasn’t much left in the tank. However, the team had transformed from a mixed group of debutantes to…

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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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Where’s Watto?

To mark the launch of the new website, we are running a fun little competition for your chance to win a wonderful bottle of the Chairman’s choice! Email us your best guess of where Watto is in the photo below: Send your entries to claire.watson@hkfchockey.com. The prize will go to the first correct entry we receive,…

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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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