Western Wildcats Hockey Club Home

Be a Part of Western
From Olympic athletes to social players and every point in between, at Western we cater for everyone. No matter your age, ability, background or culture, there is a place for you at Auchenhowie.

 

We are a thriving club with Men's, Women's and Junior sections. To find out how you can become a part of our friendly, diverse and exciting club, use the Contact section of the website to email any one of our officials. They'll be delighted to answer your questions and welcome you to Western Wildcats. Alternatively, just come down to Auchenhowie, introduce yourself and we'll get you started.

Welcome to the Western Wildcats Website
Founded in 1898, Western is the oldest existing hockey club in Scotland; we have a proud history and a long tradition of success. Our men have been Scottish champions 7 times and lifted the Scottish Cup 9 times. Both they and our women's first teams compete in the top divisions of their respective national leagues. To date, 60 of our members have gained full caps for their country.

Our club sides represent us in the regional and the district leagues and we provide a platform for every level of ability and experience.

Our enormously successful Junior section provides coaching for young people of all ages and levels of experience. We run numerous teams for boys and girls at U10, U12, U14, U16 and U18. Whether you are a budding youth international or a complete beginner we will provide a safe and friendly environment in which you can enjoy hockey.

Western Wildcats is a charity registered in Scotland SCO39604
Friends of Western
Former players and others interested in the activities of Western Wildcats Hockey Club are invited to join Friends of Western. For information contact Angus Scott via the Contact section of the site.
Summer Camp 2016
Summer Sessions

Wildcats run Wednesday evening sessions for women, with a focus on fun, fitness and friendship, for beginners who have never picked up a hockey stick before, to those who have been away from the game for a while and want to polish up their rusty hockey skills. These provide an opportunity to get a bit fitter, learn new skills and play team hockey in an informal, fun and sociable environment.

There will be hockey sticks available to borrow, participants should wear sports clothing, astroturf shoes or trainers, shin guards if you have them and bring water for rehydration.

Sessions take place from 8-9pm on the following dates:
    15 June
    22 June
    06 July
    13 July
    20 July
    27 July

If you have any questions, contact Rona Stewart through the contact section of the website.

Twitter Feed
20h Western1898 @Western1898
Massive good luck to @kazmarshall7 as she heads to Spain with @SCOhockeywomen for a test series v Spain!!! #MTC #inkazwetrust

Reply  Retweet  Favorite

Reply  Retweet  Favorite

18 Jun Western1898 @Western1898
RT @kazmarshall7: @scotland_u16w good luck in your games girls! @Western1898 some young talent representing! #backingblue #ribbons

Reply  Retweet  Favorite

13 Jun Western1898 @Western1898
SPIDEY AND YOGI SELECTED FOR SCOTLAND U18 https://t.co/oUkSYqEpEH

Reply  Retweet  Favorite

13 Jun Western1898 @Western1898
RT @ScottishHockey: For full details of the U16 Girls National Competition please follow the link below. https://t.co/G2T5j5lx3M https://t.pic.twitter.com/bj37y1jb53

Reply  Retweet  Favorite

Reply  Retweet  Favorite

12 Jun Western1898 @Western1898
Summer sessions for women looking to get in to /or back to hockey start 8pm at Auchenhowie on Wed #familyclub #fitnessandfun #bakingprovided

Reply  Retweet  Favorite

11 Jun Western1898 @Western1898
Good day at Glasgow Green with u16 performances improving throughout the day #building #onestowatch @ScottishHockey pic.twitter.com/tGpAytiKHC

Reply  Retweet  Favorite

11 Jun Western1898 @Western1898
RT @whitey1301: My last game for @Western1898. It's been a pleasure playing for such an amazing club! @ScottishHockey pic.twitter.com/XBIRXuqhcO

Reply  Retweet  Favorite

11 Jun Western1898 @Western1898
Spidey & Yogi represent @SCOhockeyU18w at Auchenhowie today, playing friendlies against North U21. Good luck girls @catriona_18 @ionamac98

Reply  Retweet  Favorite