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Fundraiser Race Night

We are holding a fundraiser race night on 27th November at YOSC from 7pm.

Tickets are £10, which include a Ploughman's supper and two £1 bets. Tickets can be bought from team captains.

We will be showing eight pre-recorded races, with eight horses in each race. Make your bets and winners split 50% of the takings for each race.

U18s are welcome, however they must be accompanied by an adult.
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New Kit Supplier

As you may be aware, our previous kit supplier, Silver FX, went into administration this year so we have been forced to find a new supplier. We are happy to announce this has now been finalised with EV2 and the website is now live.

Visit the below link to access the website - you will need a password to view the range. Please speak with a member of the committee for this password.

The online shop will be open six times a year to make purchases. Each window will be open for a two week period. Delivery of orders will be made 4-6 weeks after the window has closed.

We have retained our playing kit design which is great and we now have NEW BALANCE training kit!

Please make sure you carefully read the size guide when selecting your items.

Please note, that the prices shown are excluding VAT. Once you enter your post code at the check out, the VAT will be added. Junior kit is exempt from VAT.

https://shop.ev2sportswear.com/product-category/clubs/hockey/yate-hockey-club/
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Fundraising Day a Great Success

Every year we select a charity to support as well as raise funds for the club. As a club, we were very sad to hear the diagnosis of Graham Ellis, father and supporter of Sally Thomas-Ellis, who has been playing for the club for nearly 31 years, to pulmonary fibrosis. Therefore, this year's charity selection was Action for Pulmonary Fibrosis.

The day involved many fun games and was enjoyed by all ages groups, ranging from under eights to seniors. Club members, parents, and friends all got involved. A total of £921 was raised for the charity - thank you to all who contributed.

In addition to our club day, one of our longstanding members, Vicki Haigh also pledged to cycle 10 miles for every year Sally has been a member of the club and is raising funds for the charity through this challenge. We wish Vicki all the luck with her challenge!
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President's Fun Day

We are holding our annual President's Fun Day on Saturday 4th September, 0930-1630 at YOSC.

The Charity that we are supporting this year is Action for Pulmonary Fibrosis.

Throughout the day there will be activities for all to take part in:
- In the morning there will be sessions for Juniors and their Parents to take part in
- In the afternoon there will be mini games and challenges for all ages.

It will £5 per person to take part.

As usual we we will have a BBQ, Cake Stand, Sweet Stall, and Raffle. Some of the raffle prizes already secured are: a Gym membership, 2x MOTS, Restaurant Vouchers, and a Celebration Cake voucher. Any further Raffle Prizes would be welcome!

As always, we would love to have more volunteer support on the day to help for short periods to help the day run smoothly. If you can help, please contact one of our committee members to let them know.

We look forward to seeing as many of you as possible on the day - we're so excited to get back to our Hockey family!