We aim to combine success on the pitch with a strong social calendar. To support this, the Club has developed a well qualified and committed coaching structure and has recently reviewed its operating structure to focus across areas including Club Development, Playing and Coaching, Social and Communications.
Now five years in to a 15 year plan that has been able too, with support from the Town Trust, topush our wonderful sport in to the community and grow hockey in Stratford, there has never been a better time to be part of our Hockey Club.
- 6 Men’s League teams and 2 Badgers Team;
- A Mens Veterans Team playing midweek fixtures;
- 3 Ladies League teams and 1 friendly league team
- A Ladies Veterans Team playing in cup competitions;
- A Social Mixed Team
- A rapidly growing Junior Section for youngsters aged five to thirteen.
- An out reach program taking hockey in to local schools
- Back to Hockey
Our Junior Section provides an introduction to hockey and then aims to develop players within training sessions, during games and in various tournaments.
Our men’s teams play in the Midlands Regional Hockey Association Leagues (MRHA), with the Men’s 1st playing in Midlands prem, 1 division below National League hockey.
Our Ladies 1sts play in the Midland Region Hockey Association Womens League (following promotion in 2013/14) with our 2nd, 3rd and 4 XI(Division 5 friendly Sunday league) playing in the Warwickshire Women’s Hockey League.
Men’s and ladies fixtures are usually played on Saturdays, with the men training on Wednesday/Thursday evenings and the ladies on Tuesday/Thursday evening. Junior fixtures are usually played on Sundays with training on Wednesday evenings.
For more information on the individual teams, pleaser refer to our Meet the teams page, where you will also see that both men’s and ladies teams play hockey during the summer months with our ladies playing in our own Stratford Summer League and the men in the Mercian Summer Hockey League.
Stratford Hockey Club is a section of Stratford Sports Club, which also boasts thriving Tennis, Cricket, Squash, Athletic and Snooker sections. Each section operates independently, however, membership discounts are given on membership of multiple sections. For more information on Stratford Sports Club, please click here.
Insurance – The Club carries Public Liability Insurance but individuals are encouraged to take out their own personal insurance.