Get the answers to any questions about the event!
Do you have any burning questions about the event? We'll try to answer them here....
Can I meet the players?
Yes, supporters young and old can meet the players for signatures and selfies in our exclusive autograph sessions after the match. Schedule permitting, our Olympic gold medal-winning women’s team will also be meeting fans at the tournament on days when England are playing.
I’m a fan of the other nations and want to watch them, when are they playing?
Every nation is guaranteed to be playing on Thursday 22nd June, and all six of the nations announced today will be very confident of being in action again on both Saturday 24th and Sunday 25th, when the semi-finals and finals take place. So if you want to secure your seat for Argentina, Netherlands, India, Korea and Pakistan, buy now for these dates at the business end of the tournament - click here or call 0844 8718810.
There will also be a number of mouthwatering group games which will be announced in the coming weeks. Each nation will play four group games, and there is the possibility of huge encounters such as England vs Argentina and India vs Pakistan, stay tuned for more details.
When will the fixtures be announced?
In the coming weeks we'll have a full list of games, in the meantime act quickly to secure the best seats! Sign up for our newsletter and you won't miss a thing.
Which days are most popular?
In particular, Saturday 17th June is proving very popular and availability is becoming limited. Tickets for this day give you access to a guaranteed England game among the four matches of top class international hockey on that day.
I loved the hockey in Rio this summer, but I’ve never watched it in person before. What do I need to know?
Hockey is a brilliant sport to watch in person, and this tournament will showcase just how strong, athletic and powerful the men’s teams are. It’s great value for money to watch England and other teams including the Olympic Champions. Lee Valley Hockey and Tennis Centre is easy to get to by public transport, there’s loads to do for families, and you can have a drink with friends & family in the summertime in London! Westfield shopping centre is nearby, there’s lots to do around the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park and all you need for a great day out. Learn all about the game of hockey in 100 seconds with our bitesize video, and watch the gold medal match highlights here.
How many more teams will play in the tournament?
A further four teams will be announced in spring 2017, and the likes of Ireland, Scotland and Wales are aiming to qualify for the next round.
What is there to do for families at the venue?
All of our hockey events at Lee Valley Hockey and Tennis Centre offer a brilliant family day out, and tickets for a family of four start at just £30 for afternoon matches, or from £45 when England are playing. With our Hockey Hub area for children, youngsters can try the game for the very first time, or improve their skills if they’re already playing the sport. We’ll also be looking for ball deliverers – stay tuned for more information.
Can I book hospitality?
Yes, we have top class hospitality packages with outstanding food & drink, the opportunity to meet England players in person and premium covered match seats – book here, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 01628 897522.
What else can we do at the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park?
There is lots to do including the brand new 76metre world’s-longest tunnel slide at the ArcelorMittal Orbit. There’s also the VeloPark, Aquatics Centre and much more besides. Search online for QEOP.
Do you have sponsorship opportunities?
Yes, we have a range of options for companies of any size, both at this tournament and other major men’s and women’s events, including title and shirt sponsorship. Contact Graham Swanson on email@example.com / 01628 897520.
What other international events are coming up in London?
Our women’s team will play in the Investec London Cup in May 2017, and we are hosting the Women’s Hockey World Cup in July 2018.
I’d like to bring a large group of friends/schoolchildren/fellow hockey players, what can I do?
Please call our group booking line on 0844 871 8810.
Who helps put on these events?
The Hockey World League is an FIH (International Hockey Federation) tournament, hosted by England Hockey. We work in partnership with UK Sport, Sport England, Lee Valley Regional Park Authority, the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park and the Mayor of London’s office.
What should I do next?
Book a date in the diary to come to the Hockey World League, June 15th to 25th 2017!