Hockey: London 2012 bronze medallist returns to play at Chelmsford

08:56 13 February 2014

Chloe Rogers in action at Chelmer Park.

Chloe Rogers in action at Chelmer Park.

Archant

Olympic bronze medallist Chloe Rogers returned to play at Chelmer Park for the first time since leaving her old club, Chelmsford, in 2008.

Chloe Rogers in action at Chelmer Park.Chloe Rogers in action at Chelmer Park.

Despite drawing 3-3, Rogers, playing for Old Loughtonians, did manage to bag a second half goal for the visitors.

Rogers has been playing for the Loughton-based outfit since September last year, but spent five years at Premier League winners Leicester. She started her senior playing career at Chelmsford in 2000 and went on to play eight seasons for the club.

She made her England début at Chelmer Park in 2003 against Japan and has since gone on to take part in two Olympic Games and make 162 combined England and Great Britain appearances.

Originally from Barnston, Rogers started playing hockey at Dunmow Hockey Club (now Phoenix Hockey Club) and maintains a link with the Blue Hornets Felsted Hockey Club where she has been to show the young players her London 2012 bronze medal and provide some coaching.

0 comments

11:37

Uttlesford District Council (UDC) has vowed to tweak its flawed Local Plan rather than scrap it and start again – after a final report by the Planning Inspector suggested not every aspect was ‘unsound’.

Jenny Versey completed the five-day cycle.

After five mammoth cycle rides and £15,000 raised for charity, a 67-year-old grandmother wants to encourage more women to take on the mantle.

Friday, December 19, 2014
Councillors defeated the vote of no confidence in Uttlesford District Council (UDC) leader, cllr Howard Rolfe, by 31 votes to 10.

Last night (Thursday) the leader of Uttlesford District Council (UDC) survived a vote of no confidence, amid a meeting packed full of posturing, accusations and apologies.

Friday, December 19, 2014
Wendy Barron, Willie Fraser, Mel Inwood, Penny Wright, Amanda Brown and June Milne at the Dunmow Day Centre Christmas Lunch.

Guests enjoyed a Christmas lunch with all the trimmings thanks to support from local organisations.

E-edition

Most read stories