Monthly Archives: October 2019

WILKINSON and Watson give GB much needed strength

WILKINSON and Watson give GB much needed strength

Six Rio 2016 gold medallists have been selected for the team to take on Chile in our do-or-die FIH Olympic Qualifier on 2-3 November.Hollie Pearne-Webb – who scored the shootout winner three years ago – will captain a side that also includes Giselle Ansley, Maddie Hinch, Shona McCallin, Susannah Townsend and Laura Unsworth.With less than a year until Tokyo 2020,…

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Swedish Ice Hockey Association and women’s national team end stalemate, training camp set for November

Swedish Ice Hockey Association and women’s national team end stalemate, training camp set for November

Two months after the #ForFramtiden movement began, the Swedish Ice Hockey Association and women’s national team have reached an agreement that will compensate players for lost income, offer insurance to participants and provide bonuses based on team success. Nearly two months to the day after 43 of the top Swedish women’s players announced they were banding together to boycott the…

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