Burton Hockey Club was established back in 1899 the same year as F.C Barcelona! We are an ambitious yet friendly Hockey Club based in the brewing town of Burton-upon-Trent in Staffordshire, the Midlands.
The club actively promotes and supports 5 mens teams, 4 ladies teams, a mixed Badger team, as well as a highly popular and successful youth academy, we also run mixed and veteran's teams.
Both our Men and our Ladies sides compete within their respective Midlands and County Hockey leagues. The Mens 1XI currently compete in the MRHA (Midlands Regional Hockey Association) Division 2. The Ladies 1XI are in the Midlands Region Hockey Womens League Division 1. Our Mens 2XI are also in the MRHA East Premier Division, whilst the Ladies 2XI compete in Derbyshire Division 1.
Our home pitch, the "Ellis Astro" is at Shobnall Leisure Complex in the shadows of Marstons Brewery, Shobnall Road, Burton-upon-Trent, please find directions in the Locations menu above.
We host games at weekends usually Saturday and have training sessions for both Ladies and Mens sides plus the Academy during the week. We annually enter teams into the Mixed Trophy and got to the knockout stages twice in three years and Veterans Trophy (over 40's). During the offseason we enter several teams into Mens and Ladies competitions (Derbyshire and Beeston for the Ladies, Beeston 6s and 11s for the Men), we also run a Friday night mixed 9 a side inter club competition. We also run pre season fitness sessions for those gearing up to start the new season also down at the Ellis.
Our club house is currently the Henhurst Sports and Social Club which can be found on Henhurst Hill, Burton-upon-Trent not far from the pitch at Shobnall.
Burton Hockey Club (EH id: 1180) has also been recognised as working towards providing a Safe, Effective and Child Friendly club environment, and as such has been awarded the England Hockey ClubsFirst Accreditation. We are a friendly and successful club and offer hockey for all regardless of ability/age.
So... if you are interested in joining our hockey clubs, please don't hesitate to Contact Us via one of the links at the top of the site under Our Club.
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