Lowestoft Railway Hockey Club is the only mixed hockey club in North Suffolk and East Norfolk.
The Club is fully affiliated to the England Hockey Board, both the Suffolk & Norfolk Hockey Associations and the East Hockey League.
We are also actively working towards the England Hockey Clubs First accreditation.
We currently run 2 Men's teams competing in the Men's East leagues, 2 Ladies teams.The Club would like to continue developing our junior teams and hope to have a Men's and Ladies Development teams (under 16) playing in the Norfolk Development leagues next season.
Alongside our competitive teams, the Club runs training sessions. These sessions are open to anyone, of all ages, to attend and are held on the Astro-turf at East Point Academy on Wednesday evenings.
Junior training for girls and boys aged 8 - 10 runs from 1800 - 1930.
Development training for girls and boys aged 11 - 16 runs from 1800 - 1930.
The cost of Junior and Development training is £2 per session. As an introduction and welcome to our club your first 3 sessions are free.
Senior Ladies and Men's training runs from 1930 - 2100.
All sessions are structured and led by our England Hockey Qualified Coaches to ensure the best possible individual and team development.
There is currently no waiting list to attend any of our sessions and there is no need to book prior to turning up - just turn up on a Wednesday evening!
What do you need to bring?
We ask that you dress to suit the weather conditions and time of year.
You should wear suitable footwear i.e. trainers.
You should wear shin pads at all times during training sessions, in addition to this padded hockey gloves and gum shields may also be worn.
If you have your own stick please bring it along, the Club has a small number of sticks of various sizes that may be borrowed during sessions.
Finally, we request that everybody brings a drink, preferably not fizzy, to consume during or after the session to keep hydrated.
If you have any questions or would like to speak to someone from the Club prior to attending then please feel free to contact either:-
Peter Newnham - Club Secretary - Click Here
Gary Bloodworth - Club Development Officer and Junior Coach - Click Here
We look forward to seeing you on the pitch.