Established in 1937, now with well over 600 people engaging with hockey, Taunton Vale HC is one of the largest Hockey Clubs in the South West of England, and within the top 20 largest in the country. In 2015 the club was nominated for England Hockey Club of the Year and was first runner up in European Hockey Club of the Year 2016.
As of 2017 we opperate 6 ladies teams, 5 men's teams, a thriving junior section, mixed teams, veteran teams, and Back to Hockey section.
We are a family friendly club, which caters for all standards of hockey. Our youngest members play at Under 8 level, and we still have a few Over 60s who make regular appearances for in league and cup fixtures. A number of our players also play for at county level and for the National age group teams for England and Wales.
Back to Hockey runs every Tuesday morning (for women) year round during school term times, and every Friday night (men and women) during the hockey season. This is a perfect opportunity for those adult beginners or those looking to return to the sport after a long break, to pick up a stick!
We are located at Taunton Vale Sports Club, along with Taunton Cricket Club and Taunton Vale Tennis Club, and have one of the best club owned facilties in the country. It is a very unique hockey club environment for all of our members and supporters.
If you're interested in joining us, either as a player, spectator, coach, umpire or volunteer then please get in touch. We'd love to see you!