Category: Hockey

EXCLUSIVE VIDEO – 2018 Golden Oldies World Hockey Festival

We have something very special for you today – the exclusive launch of our fantastic new video from the team at Mayhem UK! There are already 30 teams entered from around the world for your 19th #GoldenOldies World Hockey Festival. The festival is part of the incredible month-long Christchurch Casino Golden Oldies Sports Celebration being…

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Six Nelson hockey masters players bring home trans-Tasman gold medals

Originally posted on Stuff.co.nz Six of Nelson’s 13 representatives have returned from the recent trans-Tasman masters hockey test series in Whangarei with gold medals. The week-long biennial series involved New Zealand’s and Australia’s top men’s and women’s masters players in the 35s, 40s, 45s, 50s, 55s and 60s age groups Along with individual team points for each…

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Teaser video from Hockey Parade of Nations in Cape Town!

Our 18th Golden Oldies Hockey World Festival kicked off at the stunning Castle of Good Hope in Cape Town on Sunday! 700 players from 14 countries have descended on one of the most spectacular places in the world for a celebration of Fun, Friendship and Fraternity. Take a look at the teaser video from the…

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Golden Oldies Hockey Arrives in Cape Town!

750 players (50 teams) from 14 countries have are descending on Cape Town for the 18th Golden Oldies World Hockey Festival!        

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Kiwiana! Your 2018 Golden Oldies World Netball Festival Finale Theme

What is Kiwiana? Many of you from outsie of New Zealand have been asking us this question (and fair enough). So, here we go, striaght from the Oxford New Zealand Dictionary: “Any of the many ‘collectables’, items redolent of New Zealand life and culture.” In other words – it is anything to do with New Zealand…

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Khalsa seniors through to the final of the Masters National Over 40s Trophy

Leamington Khalsa Over 40s hockey side will be playing for national glory next month after advancing to the final of the Masters National Over 40s Trophy. They welcomed high-flying Lancashire outfit Bowden for a semi-final clash at home on Sunday. Despite fielding a strong side, Khalsa started slowly though won a penalty corner which was…

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Teacher called up to England for eighth year

A Bury St Edmunds school teacher is continuing to inspire her pupils to reach for the stars in their chosen sport after being called up for the England Masters hockey squad for the eighth consecutive year, writes Russell Claydon. Katie Bedford, South Lee School’s games teacher, is set to help England Women Over-50s defend their…

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Masters Maroons Win Veterans 6s Championship

First posted on Sundaytimes.lk Sri Lanka Masters National Hockey Maroon team led by senior National Player Ashok Peiris emerged unbeaten champions defeating Sri Lanka Masters National Hockey Gold team on penalty strokes (2-1) in the final of the Kandy Veterans Hockey 6s organised by Kandy District Hockey Association and Seetha Devi Sports Club and played…

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Irish Gamesters!

Irish Gamesters attended Golden Oldies Festival in Bournemouth, England in 1989 and have been at all festivals since. Ready for Cape Town and the welcome drinks party we have won! Only the guy with the big shovel in the picture will be in Cape Town.                    …

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Cape Town – June Newsletter

See the full newsletter here In this latest newsletter we talk about the following topics: Teams Entered Our Hotel Packages that we have for you A nice reminder for the Functions of both the opening and finale ceremonies Day Tours discount has been extended Take a trip down memory lane Golden Oldies Golf, Hunter Valley…

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