News Archive

Change of date for EYHL home match/ISC Round 1 draw

October 9th, 2015

Please note that the home EYHL match v Cookstown, scheduled for next Saturday 17th October has been moved to 12th December. In the first round of the ISC on 31st October, Annadale will play Belfast Harlequins away.

1st XI Update from coach Andy Smyth

September 8th, 2015

Well it looks like it’s nearly here. We travelled to Dublin on Sunday to get the final pieces for what has been a very difficult jigsaw puzzle called the EY Irish Hockey League.  But….. we are nearly there and the excitement has been building throughout the club over the summer….
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UK Sainsbury’s Games

September 8th, 2015

Congratulations to Callum Robson and Matthew Cruikshanks on winning gold at the UKSG. Both players have had a busy summer on international duty so great to see more success coming their way.

Annadale Academy 2015/16

September 2nd, 2015

The 2015/16 Annadale Academy will commence on Monday 14th September at Grosvenor. This year we hope to integrate the Academy group and the 1st XI more than last year and therefore only a maximum of 12 places will initially be made available. The hope is that those who make the…
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Hockey Rule changes with immediate effect

September 2nd, 2015

  “Long corners” will now be taken on the 23m line, level with where the ball went off the pitch.   Free hits given to attackers within 5m of the circle do NOT have to be moved back to the dashed line.   The ball may be stopped, deflected or…
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Ireland beat England to win Bronze

August 29th, 2015

A fantastic day for Irish hockey with the Men’s Squad securing the bronze medal at the Eurohockey Championships in London. A well deserved 4-2 victory against England saw the Irish Men achieve a major tournament medal for the first time. Delighted for Michael Robson and Peter Caruth who were part…
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Michael Robson in Ireland Eurohockey Squad

August 12th, 2015

Congratulations to Michael Robson on his selection in the 18 man Ireland Squad competing at the Eurohockey Championships in London (21st to 3oth August). The squad also includes former Dale player Peter Caruth. Best wishes to Michael, Peter and the rest of the squad for a successful tournament.

IHL Fixtures

July 13th, 2015

Check out the proposed IHL fixtures starting in September 2015. IHL Fixtures 15-16

Iain Lewers – 50th cap for GB

June 28th, 2015

Annadale old boy Iain Lewers celebrated 50 caps for GB in today’s (28th June) 3-1 win against Malaysia in the World Hockey League 2 tournament in Antwerp.  A fantastic achievement for Iain. Congratulations from everyone at Annadale HC.

Ernst & Young new sponsors of Irish Hockey League

May 12th, 2015

Professional services firm, EY, today announced their exclusive sponsorship of the newly formed Irish Hockey League. Covering all four provinces, the all-island EY Irish Hockey League will see 20 of Ireland’s top male and female clubs battle it out to become league champions over 19 weeks of exciting, fast-paced hockey….
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