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£965raised of £5,000 target by 33 supporters

    Weʼve raised £965 to Fund the England Hockey Masters 45s competing for their country at both the Home Nations & World Cup in Barcelona 2018.

    Stroud, UK
    Funded on Thursday, 23rd August 2018

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    Hockey is one of the biggest team sports globally, sitting only behind football and basketball in terms of participation, and hockey is now beginning to capitalise on the commercial opportunities that exist in terms of the world stage tournaments. Nevertheless in some age groups, players and teams can face financial challenges in order to represent their country, as is the case in many sports.

    England Masters Hockey has had tremendous success over recent years across all of its age groups, winning multiple World and European titles at IMHA (International Masters Hockey Association) sanctioned competitions across the globe from Europe to Australasia.

    Our squad [ men’s 45s ] like all others are a “self-funded” operation, and whilst families and employers have been wonderfully understanding in terms of the time required, the financial burden to players and staff can be challenging and restrictive in both preparing and participating in International competition.

    The England Men’s O45 side has enjoyed phenomenal success over the last couple of years with silver medals at both the 2016 World Cup in Australia and the 2017 Euros in the Netherlands. This year, however, we are determined to go one better. By the time we get to Barcelona in July we will be the best prepared Master’s squad ever to appear at an international tournament having undergone six months of rigorous preparation. However this commitment does come at a cost.

    In order to lessen the financial burden on the players and concentrate on winning, the squad are looking for help with their funding.



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    • David and Terry at Haines Watts Exeter LLP

      David and Terry at Haines Watts Exeter LLP

      Jun 27, 2018

      Dear AdamAnything to get out of work during the summer.Nothing changes!


    • Anne Precious

      Anne Precious

      May 20, 2018

      Wishing everyone all the best and every success


    • Peter Gerard Livesey

      Peter Gerard Livesey

      May 20, 2018

      Play well, enjoy your matches and best of luck.


    • John Twigg

      John Twigg

      May 13, 2018


    • Ryan Lee

      Ryan Lee

      May 11, 2018

      Donating for the guy who gives me the most ‘ethnic banter’ - Dover! Good luck chaps, hope it all goes well and you win the tournament 🍺 Love from Dover’s favourite Asian.


    • Catherine Gregg

      Catherine Gregg

      May 11, 2018

      Good luck Mikeeee from all at RT Promotions :-)


    • Gordon Dunse

      Gordon Dunse

      May 10, 2018

      All the best guys - Look after Adam!!


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