Calling All Young Hockey Fans!

Reading, England & GB player Richard Mantell's online web chat, Star Chat, takes place tomorrow (Wednesday) on the England Hockey Youth website.

Richard Mantell listens in to a team talk at the Setanta Trophy in Dublin, June 2008Richard, whose Reading team lost out in a thrilling final at the National Indoor Hockey Championships on Sunday, will be live online at 7pm on Wednesday (28 January) to answer questions from young hockey fans.

Are you a young hockey fan who would like to know what it's like to play at the top level? Maybe you want to know what it was like to lose out in Sunday's final after being the team in the lead for most of the match.

Even if you're not such a youngster any more we need your help to make this a success.  If you know of any young hockey fans who would be interested then let them know about Star Chat.

To register to take part in Star Chat simply visit

Then, remember to log back on at 7pm on Wednesday to put your questions to Richard.