Educational seminar on selecting the best hockey surfaces for your facility

“An educational and informative evening for Directors of Sport, Bursars, Hockey Coaches, Clubs, Facilities Managers, Leisure Trust Managers and other investors in sport facilities"

If you want to know more about artificial hockey surfaces from how the different surfaces influence play to selecting the best surface for your facility you should attend. Learn about how the surface influences play, what systems are available, procurement, funding and much more.


learn how to select the best surface for your facility

learn how to select the best surface for your facility

Outline and Overview of workshop

Speaker – Welcome by Jim Macalister WHM

Hockey surfaces – from a player/coach and practioners perspective

19:05 - 19:25 Session one

An international coach’s take on how hockey surfaces influence elite play, Speaker – Gavin Featherstone International Hockey Coach                          

Hockey surfaces – from an elite coach’s perspective

19:25 – 19:45 Session two

Harry has a wealth of experience in developing hockey on artificial pitches, Speaker – Harry Dunlop                                                                                          

Hockey surfaces – from a Consultant’s perspective

19:45 – 20:05 Session three

Procuring the best surfaces for hockey – best practice, Speaker Eric O’Donnell                                                                                           

Coffee/drinks - networking                                                                                                              

20:05 - 21:00                                                                                            [Total time 55mins]

The Hockey workshop is sponsored by Sports Labs and WH Malcom

Save the date: 13th November 2017 @ 7:00pm - Dakota Hotel Eurocentral To register please email