Colchester Hockey Club

More than 100 years hockey in North Essex

About The Club

How To Find Us

All home matches are played at the Colchester Garrison hockey pitch on Circular Road North. There is no known postcode for the pitch so, for SatNav use CO2 7SZ (Napier Road)

From A12 (Chelmsford): Leave A12 at first sign for Colchester. At first roundabout, follow signs to Town Centre (2nd left) into Remembrance Ave. Turn right at next roundabout into Westway. Take the third exit at the next roundabout and go up Balkerne Hill. *At the top of Balkerne Hill go straight over roundabout into Maldon Rd. Take 6th left into Hamilton Rd. At end of Hamilton Rd turn left into Butt Rd. Almost immediately, take first right into Circular Road West. First left into Circular Road North. Car park on left after 300m signed Athletic Track Parking.

From A134 (Bury St Edmunds): follow signs to Colchester town centre. At North Station roundabout, turn left under railway bridge, and right at next roundabout. At next one go straight on into Westway. Take third exit at next roundabout up Balkerne Hill. Then as from * above.

From A12 (Ipswich) or A120: Leave A12/A120 interchange signposted Colchester. This leads into Ipswich Rd. Go straight on at first roundabout and also at the second (double) roundabout. After 200m turn right at mini-roundabout into East St. At lights turn left into Brook St (hill). Turn right at next set of lights into Magdalen St. At next roundabout, turn left into Mersea Rd. Take first right into Napier Rd. Follow road to pass astro on left. After 100m turn right for car park.

Changing facilities are also at the Garrison pitch, with teas now in the new Pegasus clubhouse next to the astro.


Home: White shirt with red trim and badge (number on reverse), navy shorts/skirts, red socks

Away: Navy shirt and badge (number on reverse), navy shorts/skirts, navy socks

Clash of colours for home games, away team to change.

Membership Subscriptions

Senior Members (Over 19) 140
Concessionary Senior Members 70
Junior Members (Under 19) 85
Quicksticks 50

Match Fees

Senior Members (Over 19) 10 per game
Junior Members (Under 19) 5 per game


A member selected to play must immediately inform their Team Captain if unable to play. Late cancellations without good cause may lead to non-selection for the following game.


It is not the Club's responsibility to inform members of cancelled games owing to bad weather. If in doubt contact your Team Captain.

Management Committee

Club PresidentGordon How
Club ChairmanAnnette Thorpe
TreasurerNicky Marshall
Fixture SecretaryGordon How
Membership SecretarySue Cross
Umpire SecretaryTim Sarson
Ladies' SelectorSue Cross
Social SecretaryTBC
Junior ManagerHelen Wall
Welfare OfficerAnna Mortimer

Club Officials

Club CoachesNick Gibbs, Wayne Masters, Cheryl Pinch, Georgina Wright, Ben Parker
Junior Head CoachesFelix Fitch, Keith Baker, Ben Parker, Wayne Masters, Andy Bryant
Club UmpiresAnnette Thorpe, Neil Tallentire, Richard Pink, Sukhjit Khaira, Paul Hollingsworth, Mark Hollingsworth, Rosemary Prince, Jamie Seakens, Stephen Coe, Andy Bryant, Andrew St Ledger, Tim Sarson, Aaron Curtis, Steve Thorpe, Dean Campbell, Oliver Harrington, Sue Cross, Lynn Gunn, Rauf Maan
Kit OfficerAndy Bryant
Club Lottery SecretarySarah Rose & Jacqui Crombie
WebmasterSarah Rose
AuditorSimon Welling

Team Captains

Mens 1Simon Pearson-Burton
Mens 2Rob Askam
Mens 3Alex Blake
Mens 4Hal Pearson
Ladies 1Jemma Rix
Ladies 2Lyn Gunn
Ladies 3Angela Finn
Ladies 4Alexandra Scott-Hornsby
Ladies VeteransTBC


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