Junior Performance and Outreach Coach

Job Description About the Club and H&E School Bishop’s Stortford Hockey Club (BSHC) is a large, family friendly but competitive club offering both hockey for all and performance level opportunities. The Club hosts 14 adult Mens and Ladies teams, a large and growing junior section of over 200 juniors, as well as Flyerz, Vets, Mixed and indoor teams. In total the club boasts over 500 members. The club has a brand new facility and clubhouse Read more…

Mental Health Awareness

This week (10-16 May) is Mental Health Awareness Week and this year focuses on the benefits of nature in supporting positive mental health. Connecting with nature can help prevent mental health issues. This has never been more evident than during the COVID-19 pandemic. Remember just 5 minutes of exercise in a green space can really boost mental wellbeing! More information can be found here.

Men’s Summer League Update

The Men’s Summer League has got off to a great start with Team Cooke taking an early lead in the Premiership and Team Kittrell leading the way in the Championship, although Chapman and Taylor have a game to catch up on, with the winner of that jumping to the top of the table. With most teams having squads of 8/9 each night it has been great to see so many club members having a run Read more…

Welcome Back to BSHC!

Great to see our ladies and men’s teams back to training after a long wait! Some sore legs the next day, that’s for sure! More news to come out shortly, but a sneak preview of what’s to come in the following weeks… Training Friendlies Summer League Please be mindful of a new guideline from England Hockey… Until further notice no spectators apart from one parent or guardian for juniors is allowed. Please read our full Read more…

Return to Hockey

Men’s As most of you will be aware we can return to the pitch from 29th March, which means that we start normal training again on Tuesday 30th March at Hockerill. We will train for 2 weeks (30th and 6th April) and then stop when the summer league starts on 14th April. Please remember to bring a red and blue top for games. Hopefully your captains have contacted you about fixtures on 10th April against Read more…

Eyeing up promotion to England Hockey National League for our ladies 1st XI

Bishop’s Stortford eyeing historic promotion to England Hockey National League if 2020-21 season concludes after lockdown Bishop’s Stortford’s women’s first team could still get a crack at promotion to the National League for the first time in their history if their East League campaign gets the green light to resume. The East League’s management committee has decided to terminate the 2020-21 season with immediate effect for all divisions except the top ones on both the Read more…

Live Online Hockey Sessions

Over the past few weeks and months we’ve been looking at ways to help you keep your collective hockey eyes in and hopefully you will have seen our Stortford YouTube channel and hockey drills and challenges that our Junior head coach Adnan Zakir has produced. We have also had some requests to run some live fitness and skills session online. We have now run two live Facebook sessions, check them out here and we’re pleased to announce Read more…