WHAT EQUITY MEANS TO US

Equity is about understanding and providing for people's needs to create meaningful opportunities and access to physical activity, including sport, physical education and leisure. 

As an organisation, we aim to provide a meaningful hockey experience for all that engage with us, ensuring their individual needs are met. We will strive towards achieving this commitment as part of our Equality Standard journey. 

OUR COMMITMENT

  • Strive towards achieving Intermediate Equality Standard

  • Commit to achieving the next level in Disability Sport Wales accreditation of Insport Silver 

  • Lead clubs to be inclusive, safe and fun environments for players, volunteers, coaches and umpires.

  • Review the inclusivity of our Coach and Umpire Education courses

  • Offer a suite of Hockey participation opportunities that can be taken into a variety of communities

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Read about the online Equity training that our Staff and Board members have completed, click below for details:

1. The Programme

2. Equity Commitments 

3. What is Allyship? 

4. Values of Allyship

The launch marked the beginning of an inclusive pathway and a view to fielding our first ever Wales Para-Hockey squad

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Whilst in many sports any chance of playing in International tournaments across the world has long since faded when you have gone beyond your mid-30s, Masters hockey offers international hockey from over 35s all the way to over 80s

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Hockey Wales is the trading name of The Welsh Hockey Union Ltd (Co reg no. 04891518 incorporated on 8 September 2003) which is a company limited by guarantee. The Registered address is Welsh Hockey Union Ltd, Sport Wales National Centre, Sophia Gardens, Cardiff, CF11 9SW.