Simon Mason (field hockey)

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Simon Mason
The Princess Edward, Countess of Wessex.jpg
Simon Mason accompanying The Princess Edward, Countess of Wessex in 2010
Medal record
Men's field hockey
Commonwealth Games
Representing  England
Bronze medal – third place 1998 Kuala Lumpur Team

Simon Brindley Mason (born 30 March 1973 in Harpenden, Hertfordshire) is an English field hockey goalkeeper, who participated in three Summer Olympics for Great Britain: in 1996, 2000 and 2004. Mason, nicknamed Long Arm of the Law, played club hockey for Firebrands, Stroud, Reading Guildford and now Indian Gymkhana Hockey Club. He is a resident of Woking, and is co-owner and Managing Director of Mercian Sports Company a specialist field hockey equipment company. He is the current President of the England Hockey Board, a member of the Executive Board for the European Hockey Federation and on the Athlete Committees for both the International Hockey Federation and the Organising Committee for the London Olympic Games.