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Forthcoming Events

11th Apr 2015

Essex HA Return of Divisional Winners Trophies Deadline

Would those teams that won their league last year, please arrange for the return of the trophy to Samantha Menear

20th Apr 2015

Essex HUA Umpire Season Expenses Deadline

All umpires must claim their expenses when they have completed all their appointments. Please claim at the latest by 20 April

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Recent News Items

27th March 2015
New rules to be introduced ...(with link - click here)
England Hockey have announced that new rules will be introduced into the game of hockey. The full statement and further information on these changes from England can be found by following the link, but to summarise the changes:

1. Breaking at a Penalty Corner (All Hockey)
2. Free Hits awarded ...
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25th March 2015
Essex Trophy Competition, Saturday 25th April, 2015 ...(with link - click here)
Entries for the Essex Trophy Competition are now open for Mens teams in Div 5SE or lower and Ladies teams in Essex Div 3 or lower.

The competition will be run on Saturday 25th April (both men & ladies). Entries will be on a first come first served basis.

If you would like to send in an entry ...
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24th March 2015
Return of Divisional Winners Trophies
Would those teams/clubs that won their League last year, please arrange for the return of the Trophy to Samantha Menear by 11th April at the latest.
If you are posting it please ensure you send it recorded delivery.

Late return will result in a FINE
20th March 2015
Misuse of Social Media
All players, umpires and club officials are reminded of the potential serious implications of comments on Twitter, Facebook etc. Please remember that what you post is in the public domain, so do not put up offensive or derogatory comments about players, umpires or teams as this could result in ...
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Lee Valley Summer League
Lee Valley Hockey Centre are running a Summer League. It is a chance to play your hockey on the same pitches that are being used in the Euro Hockey Championships in August. This will be for both Ladies and Mens teams. The Mens competition will be held on Tuesday evenings and the Ladies on ...
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16th March 2015
Essex East Champions ... (with image)
Yesterday saw the completion of the East un 17 and 16 boys and girls JAC leagues .
Congratulations to all who played .A special thank you to the u 17's who played together for the last time.
Under 16 girls East Champions. Under 16 boys third ,Un 17 boys 3rd. Un 17 girls 6th
Essex Junior Acdemy Competitions 2015
On the 8th March the Essex Academy groups had their first East Festivals of 2015 .Playing as the Essex Scimitars or the Essex Blades, in mixed standard teams the un 13 boys and girls and the un15 girls had a very successful day . Winning 6 games drawing 2 and losing two. Great start.
March 8th saw ...
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5th March 2015
England Hockey Launches NEW Umpires E-Learning CPD Module ...(with link - click here)
England Hockey has launched a new online training module - Decision Communication

This module is designed for new or inexperienced umpires and will help you understand how to communicate decisions effectively.

The module contains five sections. Your learning in each section will be helped by ...
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25th February 2015
Essex Schools, Youth Indoor and In2hockey Schools and Clubs Competitions Administrator
Following the recent retirement of the volunteer who held this position, ECHA is advertising this position as a paid role on a self-employed basis. Good Computer skills and some knowledge of the School and In2hockey competitions would be required.

The role involves:
• Inviting Essex schools and ...
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Essex Single System-Player Pathway On line Player system Administrator
Following the recent retirement of the volunteer who held this position, ECHA is advertising this position as a paid role on a self-employed basis. Good Computer skills and some knowledge of the England Hockey Single system-Player pathway would be helpful.

The role involves:
•Administrating the ...
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