About Us

Who We Are

Hockey New Zealand is the national sporting body for Field Hockey in New Zealand. We foster all levels of the sport, from children and beginners right through to our elite national sides, the Black Sticks Men and Women.

Hockey New Zealand is governed by eight Board members from various areas of expertise and capability.

Hockey New Zealand provides governance and support to 32 regional hockey associations throughout New Zealand.

Our Values

Hockey Whānau

We put people at the centre of our purpose, always treating everyone with care and respect. We’re a family, a whānau, a team and a community.


We love hockey and enjoy our involvement in the sport. We have fun and want others to have fun, to ensure a quality hockey experience.


We’re honest and truthful in dealing with others. We are open, transparent and real. We take responsibility for our words and actions and hold each other accountable.

Strive for Excellence

We bring our passion and commitment to the sport of hockey, and its people. We always strive for excellence and take genuine pride in everything we do and how we do it.


We can achieve so much more together, when we are united. We share our knowledge and successes so everyone achieves more. We welcome everyone – all ages, ethnicities, abilities, genders and backgrounds. Hockey is a place for all.


We’re looking for great people to help grow hockey in New Zealand. Here’s where you’ll find current job vacancies around…

Contact Us

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Hockey New Zealand Resources Hockey New Zealand has an abundance of resources to help grow the sport of hockey. In…

Strategy & Reports

Hockey New Zealand Annual Reports Hockey New Zealand publishes its Annual Report each year, following the Financial Year End of…

Board, Officers & Life Members

Hockey New Zealand is governed by eight Board members from various areas of expertise and capability.


Hockey New Zealand thanks all of our partners and sponsors for their generous support.


-Meet the team at Hockey New Zealand.