Useful links

The FIH

International Hockey Federation

Hockey Wales has been a proud member of the International Hockey Federation since 1927, along with 126 other nations. Wales is committed to supporting the ideals of the organisation and promoting hockey to as wide an audience as possible.

European Hockey Federation

European Hockey Federation

Wales forms one of 44 other nations to be a part of the European Hockey Federation. Competing in the EuroHockey Championships and Club competitions, as well as having staff and volunteers on various boards and committees, Wales ensures it has an active voice in the Federation.

Great Britain Hockey

Great Britain Hockey

Hockey Wales is a proud member of the Great British Hockey team that competes at the Olympic Games. In 2012 we were proud to see Wales’ own Sarah Thomas win a bronze medal at the London Games.

Sport Wales

Sport Wales

Sport Wales is the main funding body that supports our work here at Hockey Wales. We are grateful, not only for the financial support, but also the operational support from staff and stakeholders.

Commonwealth Games Council for Wales

Commonwealth Games Council for Wales

Hockey is one of the Commonwealth Games sports and we are delighted to have sent both Men’s and Women’s teams to Glasgow for the 2014 Games. Hockey Wales President, Anne Ellis, is also the Chair of the Commonwealth Games Council.


Hockey Governing Bodies

We work closely with the other hockey National Governing Bodies from England, Scotland and Ireland to improve and promote the game of Hockey as wide as we can. We also compete against these teams in friendlies and in competitions across Europe.

England HockeyScottish HockeyIrish Hockey
England HockeyScottish HockeyIrish Hockey

Leagues and Competitions

Wales is proudly represented in Hockey leagues in England and now in Europe. As well as this, Wales has three main regional leagues, North Wales Men’s, North Wales Women and the South Wales Leagues, teams from Wales also compete in regional English Leagues like the Davis Wood League in South Wales. You can find out more about them all from the competitions section of our website or via the links below.

EuroHockey League

EuroHockey League

The prestigious EuroHockey League in which Cardiff & Met became the 1st Welsh club to compete in 2013/14

NOW:Pension Men's Hockey League

Now Pension English Hockey League – Men’s Conference West

Last year’s Men’s Conference West Winners, Cardiff & Met, look for another big season as they aim for promotion into the Now Pension: English Premier League.

Investec English Hockey League

Investec English Hockey League – Women’s Conference West

Swansea City’s Ladies look for a big season in their hunt for promotion in the Women’s Conference West.

 Davis Wood Hockey League

GoCrea8 Hockey League

South Wales Men's Hockey clubs compete in the GoCrea8 Hockey League and fixtures and results can be viewed by visiting their website, teams playing in this league can gain promotion to the English National League.

South Wales Womens Hockey League

South Wales Women's Hockey League

The largest league in Wales, the South Wales Women's League, showcases some of the best talent and competitive Hockey that Wales has to offer. Find out more about the league fixtures and results!

Welsh Hockey Masters

Welsh Hockey Masters

Welsh Hockey Masters – Men

Currently our Men’s Master’s squad operates seven squads from the Over 35s to the Over 65s and take part in competitions and events all over the UK and abroad.

Welsh Hockey Masters – Women

Our Women’s Master’s squad operates seven squads from the Over 35s to the Over 65s and take part in competitions and events all over the UK and abroad.


Other Organisations and Partners

BUCSDisability Sport WalesWorld Anti-Doping Agency UK Anti Doping 
BUCSDisability Sport WalesWorld Anti-Doping AgencyUK Anti-Doping
WSAChild Protection in SportVi-Ability Equality Standard 
WSAChild Protection in SportVi-Ability The Equality Standard