Welcome to the dedicated pages for the women's national league in England, the Investec Women's Hockey League.
There are 40 clubs in the league which features a Premier Division of 10 teams above three regional Conferences – North, West & East, all also with 10 teams.
|Investec Premier Division|
|Olton & West Warwicks|
|University of Birmingham|
|Investec Conference East||Investec Conference North||Investec Conference West|
|Chelmsford||Ben Rhydding||Barnes Hounslow Ealing|
|East Grinstead||Boots (Nottingham)||Bristol Firebrands|
|Harleston Magpies||Brooklands Poynton||Buckingham|
|Horsham||Durham University||Gloucester City|
|Old Loughtonians||Loughborough Students||Oxford Hawks|
|St Albans||Wakefield||Swansea City|
|Wimbledon||Whitley Bay & Tynemouth||Trojans|
The teams play each other home and away to give an 18 week season that is played in two periods – September - December and February – April. At the end of the season there are a series of play-offs which decide promotion and relegation and who is crowned league champions.
Below the Investec Women's Hockey League there are five regional leagues run by regional associations. The winners of these leagues are promoted to the Investec Women's Hockey League for the following season.
The Investec Women's Hockey League newsletter is produced each week as the season progresses so make sure you sign up to receive all the latest news and results.