Masters

Grand Masters make big strides at Barcelona World Cup

Grand Masters make big strides at Barcelona World Cup

July 6, 2018 | 537 views | Leave a comment

Ireland Grand Masters Hockey made great strides forward despite the Spanish sapping heat in Barcelona last week as they took on the World Cup at Real Club de Polo and Castelldefels Hockey Club.

Grand Masters squads jet out to Barcelona World Cup

Grand Masters squads jet out to Barcelona World Cup

June 18, 2018 | 666 views | Leave a comment

Three Irish Grand Masters men’s Squads are off to the World Cup in Barcelona next week with two Over-60s panels and one Over-65s involved.

Grand Masters squads named for Celtic Cup series

Grand Masters squads named for Celtic Cup series

April 14, 2018 | 582 views | Leave a comment

The Ireland Grand Masters Squads have been announced for the Celtic Cup Tournament in Lille, France (on 20th-22nd April 2018) at the Polo Hockey Club.

Masters Medals for Over-55s, 50s and 45s

Masters Medals for Over-55s, 50s and 45s

August 22, 2017 | 344 views | Leave a comment

The Irish ladies Masters Over-55 team took home a brilliant silver medal following their week at the European Masters Championships in Tilburg.

Masters reach final showdowns at Euros in Tilburg

Masters reach final showdowns at Euros in Tilburg

August 17, 2017 | 638 views | Leave a comment

The Irish women’s Over-55s bid for Euro Masters glory advanced on Thursday as they reached the final while the Over-40s are into the semis; on the men’s side, three sides will battle for fifth place.

Ireland Over-40s top pool in Tilburg

Ireland Over-40s top pool in Tilburg

August 17, 2017 | 480 views | Leave a comment

Day four of the European Masters Championships saw the Irish Over-40s and 55 women land strong wins that put them in the frame for medals following a great Tuesday of action.

Walsh’s quadruple bolsters Over-50s run as Over-55s defeat Netherlands in Tilburg

Walsh’s quadruple bolsters Over-50s run as Over-55s defeat Netherlands in Tilburg

August 14, 2017 | 593 views | Leave a comment

Big wins for the Irish Over-50s and 55s women saw them bolster their Euro Masters campaigns as the group stages hot up in Tilburg; reports and round-up from day four of the competitions

Over-40s and 45 women lead way at Masters Euros

Over-40s and 45 women lead way at Masters Euros

August 13, 2017 | 733 views | Leave a comment

The eight Irish Masters sides continued their European Championships campaigns over the weekend in Tilburg with the women’s Over-40s and 45s leading the way with two wins from two to date

Over-45 women shine on Masters Euros opening days

Over-45 women shine on Masters Euros opening days

August 12, 2017 | 448 views | Leave a comment

Ireland O-45 women began their European championships against Wales in Tilburg on Friday evening with a 4-0 victory as several Irish masters teams started their campaigns

Irish Over-45s land Home Nations for a first time

Irish Over-45s land Home Nations for a first time

July 3, 2017 | 330 views | Leave a comment

The tale of the Irish women’s Over-45s success at last week’s Home Nations as they beat both Wales and England 2-1 at Grange Road

Irish Masters win three out of four at Home Nations

Irish Masters win three out of four at Home Nations

June 26, 2017 | 589 views | Leave a comment

​Ireland won three of the four Home Nations titles in which they were competing in their most successful competition ever, taking gold at Over-40s, Over-45s and Over-50s level

Over-40s and 45s keep on rolling at Masters Home Nations

Over-40s and 45s keep on rolling at Masters Home Nations

June 25, 2017 | 640 views | Leave a comment

On the second day of the women’s masters Home Nations at Three Rock Rovers, the Irish Over-40s and Over-45s continued their winning ways, while the Over-50s were held to a draw with the Over-55s lost out

Three from three for Ireland at Masters Home Nations

Three from three for Ireland at Masters Home Nations

June 24, 2017 | 960 views | Leave a comment

Ireland started the first day of the Home Nations Women’s Masters tournament with three strong wins by the O-40s, O-45s and O-50s.

Over 350 Masters to battle for Home Nations at Grange Road

Over 350 Masters to battle for Home Nations at Grange Road

June 22, 2017 | 1,199 views | Comments (2)

Grange Road will this week host hundreds of Masters hockey players in the Home Nations tournament when seasoned internationals and World Cup winning player compete for the title of Home Nations Champions.

Ireland Over-40s dig deep to land dramatic Home Nations win

Ireland Over-40s dig deep to land dramatic Home Nations win

May 22, 2017 | 1,210 views | Leave a comment

Ireland’s Over-40s won the Home Nations in Lisnagarvey last weekend with dramatic results against both England and Scotland on Saturday and Sunday to land the victory, writes Dug Good.

Grand Masters win Over-60s Celtic Cup

Grand Masters win Over-60s Celtic Cup

May 2, 2017 | 629 views | Leave a comment

Following comfortable wins against the Grand Masters of Wales and France, a final narrow win against Scotland was the crucial result for Ireland to regain the Celtic Cup in Cork at Garryduff.

Grand Masters form new association in time for Celtic Cup

Grand Masters form new association in time for Celtic Cup

April 27, 2017 | 867 views | Leave a comment

The new Grand Masters Hockey Ireland Association was officially formed on April 23, 2017 with elected officers: Robert Haughton President, Sean Curran Chair and Crawford McKee Secretary.

Leinster Over-40s win eighth successive interpro title

Leinster Over-40s win eighth successive interpro title

April 27, 2017 | 1,161 views | Leave a comment

Leinster Over-40s are still the reigning Masters Champions and still the only name on the cup, eight years in a row, writes Dug Good.

Masters Over-40s end England Home Nations reign

Masters Over-40s end England Home Nations reign

June 28, 2016 | 1,056 views | Leave a comment

For the first time since Masters Hockey started just over 10 years ago, Ireland fielded four teams at the annual women’s Home Nations Championships with the Irish Over-40s securing a memorable victory in their tournament

Grand Masters finish ninth in World Cup

Grand Masters finish ninth in World Cup

May 22, 2016 | 1,125 views | Leave a comment

The Ireland men’s Over-60s Grand Masters team ended ninth at last week’s World Cup in Newcastle in New South Wales in Australia as they closed out the competition with four wins in succession.