Who we are
Hockey Wales is the National Governing Body for field hockey in Wales. Find out about the history of hockey in Wales, information about staff and our current vacancies.
The governing bodies of three of the biggest sports in Wales - football, hockey and rugby - have joined forces, together with Sport Wales, to work collaboratively on a project to provide improved artificial playing surfaces across Wales.
Want to work for Hockey Wales? Find out more about opportunities available in the Cardiff and Wrexham offices as well as other opportunities across Wales
Equality & Inclusion
Hockey Wales prides itself on being an inclusive organisation. Over the last 3 years we have continued to demonstrate our commitment to the equality agenda and achieved a range of different awards. We currently hold the Preliminary level of the Equality Standard for Sport, we were the first National Governing Body in Wales to sign up to the LGBT charter and are working towards insport ribbon. The next challenge is to ensure our clubs are working in the same way.
Hockey Wales is committed to making Hockey a safe sport for all its members and we will ensure you have the right tools to make sure we can keep the game safe and fun.
Find out more about our commitments and the policies and procedures you need to know!
Hockey Wales has taken a regional approach to ensuring that our clubs and members are truly supported. Find out more about the two regions and about our Partnership that Owns the Development (POD) system that is helping YOU have your voice in the way Hockey in run in the region.
We want to make sure that we can support you in every way possible, which is why we have created the resources section. Click on the list specific to you in order to view or download everything you may need to make sure hockey happens.
Hockey Wales works with a number of other organisations to support and promote Hockey far and wide! We’ve included some of their websites in this links section.
Hockey for Life
The Hockey for Life framework offers a coherent philosophy, structure and long term vision to hockey participation at all levels. This holistic framework demonstrates how everyone can be involved in the sport of Hockey including players, coaches, officials, umpires, volunteers, educators and administrators.
VISION 2020 is the driving force of Hockey Wales work as it moves towards the year 2020. We are committed to making Hockey bigger, better and more engaging than ever before and the VISION is our way helping us get there. It's not just us though who will be going on this journey, we need the hockey family to come together and support this ambitious project if we are to succeed. Read on to find out more!
Yr Iaith Gymraeg
Mae Hoci Cymru yn falch o fod yn un o gyrff Llywodraethu Cenedlaethol Cymru ac mae'n ymdrechu i gynhyrchu cymaint o gynnwys dwyieithog ag sy'n bosibl. Isod rhestrir rhai enghreifftiau o'n deunydd dwyieithog.
Hockey Wales is proud to be a Welsh National Governing body and is actively engaged in producing as much content as bilingual as is possible. Below are listed some examples of bilingual material.