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On September 11 Old Silhillians Hockey Club will host its Grow Your Own Club Day in conjunction with the England Hockey Board (EHB) and Harvester UK.

On September 11 Old Silhillians Hockey Club will host its Grow Your Own Club Day in conjunction with the England Hockey Board (EHB) and Harvester UK.

The club, rated as one of the top five in England by the EHB, is one of only a handful to have been granted a visit from a current England and GB International.

Dan Fox who has played 22 times for England and five times for GB, will be turning up on the day when the club will also unveil its new kit and sponsors - Arkade Property - as well as welcome new players.

There will be chance for all members to win free tickets to watch hockey at the Olympics, free hockey gear including sticks, stick bags, and clothing, and also have some free food whilst finding out a bit more about the club, and joining in with all of the different activities going on during the day.

The club is laying on a juniors training session, an inflatable pitch for youngsters and total novices to give hockey a try, plus a brand new concept to hockey - the Hockey Circuits Challenge.

The challenge will include a fun introduction to hockey.

The event at is the Silhillians Sports Club, Warwick Road in Copt Heath between 10am and 2pm.

 

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