Men's 1st XI
|League||South Hockey League Premier Division 1|
|Training||Tuesday and Thursday evenings 8-10pm|
We are thrilled to announce that Dan Fox, in addition to his role as GHC Director of Hockey, will be the Men's 1st Team Lead Coach starting this season 2020/21. Working alongside Dan is former England and Great Britain international hockey player Beckie Middleton.
Dan is a double Olympian with more than 160 combined caps for both England and Great Britain. Dan also has a long experience of coaching, including in the Premier League, in the England Hockey Player Pathway, with Great Britain Senior Men and the Great Britain Elite Development Programme, as a Coach and then Director of Hockey at Charterhouse, and 2 years as our GHC Director of Junior Coaching before joining GHC as our full-time Director of Hockey.
As a player, Dan captained his University of Oxford team and went on to play Premier League for Hampstead and Westminster HC, Holcombe HC and most recently played a season with Old Georgians HC helping them earn promotion to the Premier League.
Having spent now a few seasons close to the M1s including a full season playing with them last season, Dan is really looking forward to taking the reigns.
Former England and GB player Beckie Middleton joins the club from Surbiton HC where she coached the Women’s 1st XI. Beckie has more than 100 international caps and has played at the top of the women's hockey for more than a decade, mainly for Surbiton in the Premier League including in the Euro Hockey League. She also has experience of playing in the Netherlands and New Zealand has broad and deep experience of coaching, which includes working with The Great Britain Elite Development Programme.