Gore Court Hockey Club
Hockey Restarts 11th April
Following the government's latest advice Gore Court are pleased to say that junior hockey will restart on Sunday 11th April.
We will be following England Hockey's Stage 4 guidance so please read the attached links and come along with sanitised hands and a pen to sign the participation agreement:
Welcome to Gore Court Hockey Club in Sittingbourne, Kent where we have been playing hockey since 1908. We currently field five mens teams and two ladies teams as well as junior teams in the U8, U10. U12 and U14 age groups.
We pride ourselves on our past and recent success including ten league titles in the last eight years which filters down to all levels of the club.
Our clubhouse is situated at the picturesque Grove playing fields and you will find our pitch at the nearby Westlands School. We cater for all ages and abilities so whether you are a youngster looking for your first experience in hockey or an experienced player looking to come back to hockey, Gore Court is the place for you.
The Gore Court Superleague Begins
The Gore Court Mixed Hockey Superleague has started. Four mixed teams made up of club members from the ladies' 1-3XI and the men's 1-5XI took to the astroturf on Saturday 24th April after the long lockdown measures were eased.
The results were as follows:
Wyverns 5-1 Navy Cadets
Wyverns scorers: Leisa Randall x 2, Isobel Wanstall, Amelia Heather, Neil Brookson
Cadets scorer: Paul Birch
Golden Oldie Army 5-1 Grove ASBOs
Golden Oldies scorers: Rachael Lukehurst x 2, Noel Lander, Sam Laird, Charlie Kingston
Grove ASBOs scorer: Will Dixon
Ladies' 7th Nov 2020
L1 v Basildon 1 (h) 11.45
L2 v Deal 2 (a) 11.30
L3 v Cliftonville 3 (h) 15.00
Men's 7th Nov 2020
M1 v Brighton & Hove 2 (h) 13.30
M2 v Old Wills 2 (a) 13.30
M3 v New Beccs 1 (h) 16.30
M4 v Sevenoaks Acorns (a) 16.30
M5 v K Sports 4 (a) 16.00
Gore Court's Top Five Goalscorers
Aaron Glass (29)
24th Oct 2020
1. Alex Nicholls (6)
2. Jamie Brook (5)
2. Gary Clarke (5)
2. Adam Hart (5)
5. Beth Hopkinson (3)
Ladies' 31st Oct 2020
L1 0-1 Blackheath 1 (a)
L2 2-2 Marden 2 (h)
L3 2-0 Kings Alleyns 4 (a)
Men's 31st Oct 2020
M1 1-2 Burnt Ash 1 (a)
M2 2-6 Sevenoaks 3 (h)
M3 2-4 Old Bordenians 2 (a)
M4 0-2 Folkestone 4 (h)
M5 1-3 Herne Bay 5 (a)
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Ladies' 1XI - 2XI Wednesdays 7.00-8.30pm
Mens 1XI - 2XI Tuesdays 7.30-9.00pm
Men's 3XI - 5XI Tuesdays 6.30-7.30pm
Junior training will hopefully begin again
in September, we will update as and when we know.
9.30 – 10.30am - Year 7 and below
10.30 – 12.00pm - Year 8 and above
Please bring shin pads and mouthguard, and a stick if you have one
LADIES' 1XI WIN KENT PLATE
The Ladies' 1XI have won the Kent Plate by beating Sevenoaks 4XI 3-1 at Holcombe Park. A battling display saw them take an early lead and they were two goals to the good at half time. A closer second half saw the game end up with the 3-1 scoreline to finish off a successful season after their third place finish in the Kent Premier Division. Congratulations to captain Gaby Ollerenshaw and the team along with coaches Harrison Reynolds and Josh Moore on your success.
Some of our most recent successes, click on tab to see more.
Kent Premier Champions 2019-20
Kent Plate Winners 2018-19
Kent Prem C Champions 2018-19
Kent Division 3 Champions 2017-18
Kent Prem A Champions 2016-17