Antrim Hockey Club News story

Antrim Hockey Club Announce the Formation of a Senior Ladies Section.

05 Feb 2020

Antrim Hockey Club are delighted to announce the launch of an U15 Girls Team and Senior Women's Team for the forthcoming 2020/21 season and welcome enquiries from all women hockey players.

Due to the success of our girl’s programme over the past 7 years, Antrim Hockey Club are committed to developing the game and offering more opportunities for women and girls in the Antrim area to play competitive hockey.

With currently over 100 girls in our junior section, we provide playing opportunities at Under-9, Under-11 and Under-13 level.

The natural progression is to now enter an U15 Girls team and Senior Women’s Team in the UHU league structure.

An Antrim spokeperson said: "A participant focused U15 and senior women’s team is the next logical step for our structured coaching programme to progress.

"Everyone at Antrim Hockey Club is passionate about the development of the women’s game and we are looking forward to helping the club develop, grow and progress." 

"The future pathway for female hockey in Antrim is a positive one. Within a family focused club structure, where all family members are given opportunity to play hockey within a thriving club mark accredited club, with 125 years of history and proven track record within the Antrim Borough.”