Men's Performance Hockey

Loughborough Students Hockey Club offers many competitive opportunities, the first team play in the England Hockey National League Division 1 North (outdoor) and National League Division 1 (indoor) as well as the newly formed British Universities & Colleges Sport (BUCS) National Premier League.

Each year Loughborough University invests a million pounds in performance sport, and a million pounds in facilities. Thanks to this investment, Head Coach Jerome Goudie is able to lead a professional programme of coaching and support.

As a first team squad member you will receive expert coaching, access to our world class facilities, heavily discounted Powerbase gym membership, strength and conditioning training, sports science and sports medicine support.

A normal week includes:

1:1 meetings with the Head Coach
3 team training sessions
2 individual skill sessions
2 matches - BUCS on Wednesday and National League at the weekend
Strength and conditioning sessions
Team video analysis
Massage and physiotherapy

Trials 2020/21

We will soon be confirming details of our club trials for the 2020/21 season. Be sure to check back here for any update!

Performance Support

Our Performance Support Team has a vast shared experience of working with coaches and athletes at the very highest level.  Find out more about our team.  

Head Coach Jerome Goudie

Jerome Goudie

Head Coach

Leading the men’s programme is Jerome Goudie. He has led the team for the past four years bringing a wealth of experience whilst also coaching the England U16 side.

As a former Loughborough player, Jerome had a successful international career winning 121 caps for England and Great Britain.

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Assistant Coach Alex Bailey

Alex Bailey

Assistant Coach

With significant National League playing experience, Alex supports Head Coach Jerome Goudie with the coaching of the men's programme both at training and on matchdays.

Notable alumni / current players

  • Danny Kerry MBE - BSc PE and Sports Science 1992 - European and Olympic Gold medal winning GB coach, most successful GB women’s coach
  • Jason Lee - BSc PE and Sports Science 1993 - 62 England caps and longest serving GB Men’s coach taking them from 11th to 4th in the world, European Gold Medallist
  • Luke Taylor - FdSc Sport and Exercise Science current student - GB Senior International 
  • Barry Middleton - BSc Sport and Exercise Science 2008 - European Gold medallist, former GB Captain, most capped England and GB player, FIH All Stars team: 2008, 2009 and 2010
  • Ian Sloan - BSc Accounting and Financial Management 2017 - Rio Olympian and GB Captain
  • Jonty Griffiths - BSc Sport and Exercise Science 2017 - European U21 Bronze medal and BUCS Gold

Scholarships

For our most exceptional performance hockey players, we offer sports scholarships to help with the costs of training and competition.

Prospective students

To apply for a place or find out more information please register your interest

Register your interest