Bannister 1909 For the latest Lisnagarvey Hockey Club news, updates and events click here. CIYMS Hockey Club is a hockey club based at C.I.Y.M.S. DownBT26 6LN. “We hope to have a better season than last, but whether good or bad, it is to be hoped that fair play and good sportsmanship may ever characterise the Lisnagarvey Hockey Club” – R.C. In 1992, the decision was made that all 1st XI home games would be played on the artificial pitch at the Olympia Leisure Centre.

[3][4] This led to qualification to play in the European cup-winners' competition. The club also has a vibrant youth sector, with more then 350 youth members, including Hockey Tots for the youngest of players! Read More@media only screen and (max-width: 599px) {.cl_custom_css_2 .cl-ib-title { font-size:24px !important; }}. In 1981, the club moved to Boucher Road Playing Fields. In partnership with National Merchandise, products are now available to purchase online by clicking the STORE tab or by visiting belfastgiants.store.

The Irish Senior Cup was won in 1974–75 and 1975–76, for only the second and third time in the club's history. Honorary Secretary – Joanne Glover Contact Number: 07710 553230 Email: jodoak73@gmail.com Match Secretary – Sophie Briggs Contact Number: 07540 960324 Email: s.a.h.briggs@outlook.com Youth Officers – Crawford McCully Contact Numbers: 07789 757245 Email: crawford.mccully@btinternet.com Today the historic original ground is the property of the Belfast City Council and is used by the local community but not for cricket or hockey. The team won promotion straight back and over the next twenty years enjoyed its best and most consistent period of success. CIYMS Hockey Club is a hockey club based at C.I.Y.M.S. Lisnagarvey Hockey Club have access to excellent training facilities and we welcome all members to come and train with us no matter what level of experience.

Sports Club, Circular Road, Belfast. We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. CI Ladies Hockey Club, Belfast. Lisnagarvey Hockey Club’s state of the art hockey centre at the Comber Rd, located one mile from the centre of Hillsborough village, is the premier venue for hockey events in Ireland. In the 2018–19 season, they were the Elite League champions and Challenge Cup winners. [tone], In 1963–64, the 2nd XI won the Irish Junior Cup, this has proved to be the only success in this competition.[2]. Read More@media only screen and (max-width: 599px) {.cl_custom_css_3 .cl-ib-title { font-size:24px !important; }}. 18 talking about this. 1903–04, 1911–12, 1929–30, 1930–31, 1967–68, 1968–69. Privacy Policy. The club sought help without success from local and government authorities, in the hope that the club could be protected and assisted in the continue playing hockey and cricket at the ground. Read more@media only screen and (max-width: 599px) {.cl_custom_css_1 .cl-ib-title { font-size:24px !important; }}. Between 1945, when competitive hockey resumed after World War II, and 1962 the club did not win any senior trophies. The club's origins lie in the Cliftonville area of north Belfast. The 1st XI currently plays in the Ulster Senior League. The Anderson Cup and Kirk Cup were also won in this period. Then, in 1986, the Boucher Playing Fields were closed and Cliftonville moved to the Queen's University pitches until taking over the tenancy of Belfast YMCA all-weather pitch at Bladon Drive in 1987. Learn about our training times and schedules. The first grounds used in exile were the Girls' Model School pitches at Dunkeld Gardens. The Belfast Giants are an ice hockey team from Belfast, Northern Ireland that compete in the Elite Ice Hockey League. In 2018, the club changed its name to CIYMS. Their main sponsor is Stena Line and home games are played at the SSE Arena Belfast. Lisnagarvey Hockey Club currently have over 1200 members. Read More@media only screen and (max-width: 599px) {.cl_custom_css_5 .cl-ib-title { font-size:24px !important; }}, Home In late August 1972, the clubhouse was burned and looted during civil unrest. A family club with six senior men’s teams and five senior ladies teams. Contact Us The club was founded in 1896 as Cliftonville and was one of the founding members of the Ulster Hockey Union. Membership Fees 715 likes. The first reported match was played against North Down at Comber in November 1896 where an eight-goal to nil loss was recorded. As a result, the club abandoned the ground and took up a nomadic existence.[1]. Lisnagarvey Hockey Club have access to excellent training facilities and we welcome all members to come and train with us no matter what level of experience. 2 Comber RoadHillsboroughCo.

The club played games at Solitude before finding a permanent home with the Cliftonville Cricket Club at the Cliftonville Cricket Ground on the other side of the Cliftonville Road. If you continue we'll assume that you are happy to receive all cookies on the Ulster Hockey website.