Reading Hockey Club

Why Reading Hockey Club

Hockey's recent Gold Medal success at Olympics
High visibility in the Thames Valley
Active membership
Reading Hockey Club Default location
Sonning Lane, Sonning
Reading Berkshire RG4 6ST
United Kingdom
Berkshire GB

About us:

Reading is one of the premier hockey clubs in the country. We were formed in 1904, and joined with the Cricket section in 1959.

RHC enjoys a high profile throughout the national and local media. With Men’s and Ladies 1st XI teams in the National Premier League.

RHC runs 11 men’s teams, 7 ladies teams and has a flourishing Next Generation junior section. Our youngest playing Member is 5, and our oldest is - well lets just say they are in their 70's.

We have international players ranging from U16's to the full internationals, plus a number of Vets and Masters all playing for their Countries.

RHC has over 400 senior and nearly 500 junior members and is based at a top class facility in Sonning Lane, where we have been since 1984.

We have two pitches at our club and a great clubhouse and grounds.

Our objectives, in partnership with business and the community, are to be:
The premier Hockey club in the Thames Valley
A Centre of Excellence with first class hockey facilities.

We aim to be this by being:

 

- A place of fun and enjoyment for sportsmen and women, their families and friends - A leader in youth development of hockey - A venue for prestige hockey - A social and business meeting centre offering good value for money - A responsible and active supporter of the community - Professionally and financially well-managed.

Club exposure:

Media reach - total annual impressions: ( 112,000 )
Type: 
On-site exposure
Value: 
5,000
Type: 
Advertising
Value: 
5,000
Type: 
Editorial Media Coverage
Value: 
100,000
Type: 
Promotions
Value: 
2,000

Club information

Level: 
Premier League
Region: 
England
Founded: 
1904
Club Colours: 
Sky / Navy
Gender: 
Both
Number of Pitches: 
1 - 2
Membership size: 
500 - 1,000
Average weekly attendance: 
50 - 250

Teams

Number of Players: 
500 - 1000
Both
Senior (15)
Youth (24)
Age Band: 
Under 18
5 - 11
12 - 18
19 – 24
25 – 34
35 – 44
45 – 54
55 – 64
65+
Social demographics: 
A - Upper middle class
B - Middle class

Facilities

Balcony
Bar
Car Park
Catering Facilities - External
Catering Facilities - Internal
Changing Rooms - Female
Changing Rooms - Male
Changing Rooms - Officials
Connectivity (wifi)
Disabled access
In-house Sponsorship / Commercial Team
Own Ground - Leasehold
Physio Room
Pitch Side Hoarding
Pitches
Players Room
Roadside Signage
Scoreboard
Showers
Signage
Stands (Seating)
Storage
Tea / Dining Room
Toilets
Venue Hire