Road trip to Manchester

Wow,what a day,with the bus not leaving Whitley until 1-15pm Josh and i managed our Sunday lunch before getting onto the bus. Coopers coaches supplying another comfy coach i managed to be asleep before picking up at Carville,however as soon as we got back onto our way and a DVD on to watch a pleasant journey to Manchester was had, stopping off at Wetherby on the way down. Manchester’s rink…

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Club Chair’s Opening Statement February 2013

It is with great delight that at the last committee meeting my application to become Chairman of the club was accepted, so I figured that my first move would be to write an opening statement of my intentions as chairman. Firstly I would like to thank my predecessor Peter Head and his vice chair Gillian Johnson who from my point of view being parent rep worked tirelessly to forward the…

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U16 Girls Vs Sutton 26/01/13

On Saturday 26th January, our proud bunch of Under 16 girls took to Sutton for what turned out to be a passionate game of Ice Hockey. The game took place at the Lammas Centre in Sutton, However due to numbers, Whitley had to borrow five players in order to play the game. Jessica Kinghorn got Spirit of the game for her outstanding performance between the pipes. Emily Johnson scored her…

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January Club Update

Management Committee Peter Head and Gillian Johnson have, for entirely different reasons, decided to relinquish their roles. This leaves the Club without a current Chair or Vice Chair. Anyone interested in these important positions is asked to contact Mel, Mick or Judi as quickly as possible. A brief description of what’s involved can be found here. Coaching & Development Mick is aiming for a minimum 3 coaches per age group…

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Player Profile: James Hellens

Assistant Captain of the Arrows, James Hellens took a few moments to tell us all his favorite hockey memories. Congratulations on being named one of the Assistant Captains of the Arrows this season! How did you feel when you found out you had been chosen to be one of the Assistants? Great as I really wanted the ‘A’. What exactly is your role as Assistant Captain? Are there any special jobs or…

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Fundraising Bag Packs

To help raise some much needed funds for the club, Whitley players and parents have been invited to take part in a series of bag packs throughout the festive period. A list of the dates can be seen below, we will also update this post with information about what went on at each bag pack. Saturday 10th November – Morrisons Whitley Bay 10-4. A big thank you to the small…

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