Sheffield Joy for Blackburn Hawks u9s



Blackburn Hawks u9s travelled to Sheffield last weekend to take part in the annual u9s tournament. Short benched but full of heart, they conquered all, remained unbeaten and won the event. Well done to the triumphant u9s.


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New Assistant Director of Hockey!


Blackburn Junior Hawks are delighted to be able to announce Mike Fletcher as the clubs Assistant Director of Hockey for the 2016 – 17 Season.


As part of the clubs new sporting structure, the Assistant Director of Hockey will report to the Director of Hockey and help define and implement strategy changes the will benefit members whilst satisfying the day to day sporting needs of the organisation.


Mike has spent the last two seasons at Blackburn after moving from Bradford to play for the Blackburn Eagles in 2014. Already having a wealth of coaching experience from his time in Bradford, Mike was asked by then Head Coach Iain Hanson to help out with the u18s Junior Hawks, and more recently to be the lead coach for the u20s. Mike has gone from strength to strength and his influence is now felt on more than just the u18s and u20s, with his enthusiasm and desire to win being felt across all age groups.

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Blackburn Junior Hawks Announce Open Trials


Blackburn Junior Hawks Ice Hockey Club is pleased to announce dates for open trials for all our junior teams for the forthcoming season. We are looking to recruit players at all age groups and as part of this free open trials are taking place from week commencing 27th June at Blackburn Arena. Trials will run for four weeks and the session times for each age group is given below



  • U9s / U11s (2006 and after):     From Monday 27th June at 7 – 8pm
  • U13s (2004 and 2005):                From Friday 1st July at 7 – 8pm
  • U15s (2002 and 2003):                From Tuesday 28th June at 7 – 8pm
  • U18s (1999, 2000 and 2001):    From Thursday 30th June at 6:45 – 7:45pm
  • U20s (1997 and 1998):                 From Wednesday 29th June at 6:45 – 7:45 pm

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Darlow the Director!

Matt Darlow


Blackburn Junior Hawks are delighted to be able to announce Matt Darlow as their new Director of Hockey for the 2016/17 Season.


The Blackburn Hawks senior team Head Coach has agreed to take on responsibility for the junior section of the club too, bringing his 20 years of coaching experience to the club as a whole. Matt replaces outgoing Director of Hockey, Iain Hanson who has decided to retire at the end of the 2015/16 season. Under Iain’ guidance the fortunes of the Blackburn Juniors have changed dramatically, and the impact that Iain has had around the place cannot be understated.


Matt comes to the role as Director of Hockey after an impressive 20 years of coaching, with experience of head coach roles at all levels and twice nominated for coach of the year at senior level. His appointment will cause excitement throughout the club, and we are looking forward to Matt getting to work developing the good talent that we have in the junior ranks

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U13s Blackburn v Sheffield Sunday 8th May 2016 – TITLE DECIDER!



Next Sunday see’s our U13s team play their final league fixture against Sheffield. It will be an exciting final game for both teams and whoever wins the game wins the league!


Added to this it will be Iain Hanson’s last game as team coach for the the U13s and one of the last games as head coach. It would be great for as many people as possible to come down to the rink and support our U13s.


The Hawks drum has been requested and will be in the capable hands of Lee Hodgkinson!






Alistair Corner

Blackburn Junior Hawks Club Secretary

Club Statement

After some events of recent weeks, Blackburn Junior Hawks would like everyone to be aware of the following statement, which clarifies our position on these unsavoury incidents

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