Our hockey club
The UEL Hockey Club is open to all players; from complete beginners wanting to learn, or if you want to pick up from where you left off after school. The club also provides fantastic coaching to both men and women who have played at a previous club, county or professional level.
UEL Hockey Club enjoys training and playing regular matches, as well as enjoying the social elements of our great club.
The UEL Men's first team enjoyed a successful 2015 season, while the Women's 1st won their league and are looking to build on this success for the 2015-2016 season. The club also enter tournaments (men’s, women’s and mixed) through the year to provide even greater opportunities to play.Even if you are not a player but still want to get involved, our club is always looking for people to officiate, blog, write match reports and act as committee members.
Both the men’s and women’s first teams are coached by a level two hockey coach. The Hockey Club also receive weekly strength and conditioning sessions, in UEL’s elite athlete Performance Centre.
UEL’s Hockey Club are also mentored and supported by British Olympian, Rob Clift.
UEL’s Hockey Club train and compete in the Lee Valley Hockey Centre at the Queen Olympic Park. The centre hosts two full size water based pitches, ideal for hockey players of all levels.
Training takes place every Monday at 6:00-8:00pm at the Lee Valley Hockey Centre.
UEL offers fantastic scholarships for you to choose from.
Join our sports scholars at UEL; athletes who are dedicated to balancing their studies and sporting ambitions at the most aspiring and improved University in the UK for sport.
You too can join the ranks of our current sports scholars, which include Olympians and senior internationals who represent UEL at national and international university competitions..
UEL has supported me as a student and an athlete. The flexible elite athlete study policy allows me, as a sports scholar, to compete and train at the highest level whilst ensuring I have the flexibility to earn a degree.Adam Gemili , Elite scholar