2017/18 has been a thrilling season for the City of Peterborough Hockey Club’s (CoPHC) Men’s 1st XI hockey team, sponsored by Insurewise. They left it until the last game of the season against Chelmsford men’s 1st XI, which they won 8-2, to win promotion to the National League.
The celebrations continued for the team when they were successfully nominated as the ‘Team of the Year’ at the CoPHC 2018 Presentation Evening held at the Holiday Inn in Peterborough on Saturday 5th May.
Neil McCulloch, Insurewise’s Managing Director said “We are delighted to sponsor the CoPHC Men’s 1st XI team and it’s great that they have received the recognition they deserve and been promoted to the National League. It was an exciting end to a fantastic season for the team beating Chelmsford with such a convincing win during their last match of the season.”
“The club has a real community, family-friendly feel to it, promoting sport to all generations with over 300 playing members from the ages of 5-75. We would like to wish the team every success during the 2018/19 season and hope they continue with their winning ways.”
CoPHC is one of the largest hockey clubs in the East with over 300 members. Hockey is played by men and ladies, boys and girls every week and their aim is to provide a fun, safe and welcoming environment, with the right level of competitive hockey (mixed with the social side) for all.
Their teams cater for all levels with age group representative hockey from under 8s to over 50s, or those who simply wish to take some exercise and meet new friends. combining saying hockey can take part. They club currently run 8 men’s and 4 ladies’ league sides who play every Saturday, junior hockey teams for both boys and girls from aged 12 to 18, mini hockey sessions for aged 5 upwards and Masters’ teams in over 35s for ladies, as well as men’s over 40s and over 50s.
For more information about the City of Peterborough Hockey Club visit http://www.cityofpeterboroughhockeyclub.co.uk/