Reading Hockey Club

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Leagues English Hockey League & Euro Hockey League
Founded 1904
Manager Richard Springham
Captain
Venue Sonning Lane
Capacity 250
City Reading, England
Team Colours Sky Blue, Navy, Navy (H)

Reading Hockey Club is a field hockey club based at Sonning Lane in the English town of Reading.[1] It is one of the most successful clubs in the United Kingdom with National League and Cup honours.

The Men's 1st XI play in the English Hockey League Men's Premier Division, while the Ladies 1st XI play in the English Hockey League Women's Premier Division.[2][3]

The Men's 2nd XI play in the London Hockey League Premier Division. One of the sides proudest moments was defeating East Grinstead 2-1 with only 9 men in the 2012/2013 season.

In 1997, Reading hosted the European Cup Winners Tournament, and in 1999, the National League Playoffs.[citation needed] More recently, Reading has hosted International matches.

Internationals past and present[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Reading Hockey Club". Retrieved 2015-01-25. 
  2. ^ "England Hockey League". England Hockey. Retrieved 2013-04-16. 
  3. ^ "Women's Hockey League". England Hockey. Retrieved 2013-04-16. 

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