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Who we are

Central Hockey Club (CHC), established in 1993, promotes hockey at all levels of the game for Boys, Girls, Men and Ladies.

  • Facilities: CHC headquarters is at Vygieskraal Hockey Complex, Athlone which boasts a top quality, water-based artificial pitch and two grass fields. Two additional grass fields are maintained at Clover Crescent, Athlone.
  • Benefits: Since CHC strives to serve the broader ommunity of Cape Town, accessibility and affordability are key considerations.
  • People: Membership is open to all regardless of race, gender or religion. Key role-players in the club are officials and players who have their roots in the former non-established provincial hockey bodies for men and women (1962-1992)
  • Affiliations (Youth): CHC is affiliated to the WP Youth Hockey body caters for primary school, high school and club hockey.
  • Affiliations: CHC operates under the jurisdiction of the Western Province Hockey Union (WPHU), South African Hockey Association (SAHA), and International Hockey Federation (FIH).
  • Partnerships (local government): CHC has a well established, dynamic Partnership with the Department of Sport and Recreation, City of Cape Town.
  • Partnerships (provincial government): CHC enjoys a close working relationship with the EMDC Central, Western Cape Education Department in promoting Youth life skills projects.

    CHC enjoys broad support from all sectors of the community and invite you to be part of a dynamic organisation which is firmly rooted in the community.