New partnership with Sheffield Hockey Club
Kitlocker.com are very proud to announce that we have agreed a new partnership with Sheffield Hockey Club, making us suppliers of their Canterbury match kit, training wear and leisurewear from the start of the 2016/17 season.
One of the oldest hockey clubs in the country, Sheffield Hockey Club played their first recorded game of hockey on 29 January 1898. Various home grounds were used in the Sheffield area until the purchase of Abbeydale Park in 1919 where Sheffield Hockey Club has played ever since.
Sheffield Hockey Club are one of the premier clubs in the North of England, home of the Olympic Legacy Pitch, providing an outstanding hockey experience from participation through to excellence, attracting players of all ages and abilities. They have 9 Men’s and 4 Ladies’ league teams, The Men’s 1s play in the EHL North Conference and the Ladies 1s play in the North League Premier Division, as well as a successful Junior section with over 200 boys and girls aged 5 to 16. U10s, U12s, U14s and U16s all have competitive match playing in the Yorkshire Youth Leagues.
Canterbury have been at the forefront of sporting innovation since their inception in 1904, supplying kits to the very best, including England Rugby, the British & Irish Lions, Worcestershire County Cricket and Scottish Hockey.
“We are extremly proud to be in partnership with Sheffield Hockey Club, who have a great history and pedigree in the national and regional arena” – Hannah Thorpe – Kitlocker.com Sales Manager
“Sheffield Hockey Club is delighted to be working with Kitlocker to supply our new Canterbury range of playing kit and leisure wear for the 2016-17 season.” – Ann Marshall – Deputy Chair of Sheffield Hockey Club
Sheffield Hockey Club will be wearing a specially designed ‘Eclipse 150’ jersey and the ‘Team’ training wear range which is available on the new online store here: www.kitlocker.com/sheffieldhc