The England National Team Programme is responsible for four England teams; U13 mixed, U14 Boys, U15 Boys and U15 Girls.

The ENTP is enjoying a resurgence at the moment and the current programme is expanding and delivering better outcomes for players and volunteers which are being seen as a huge step forward in the development of the EIHA’s Elite Player Pathway.

More information is  available at the ENTP TeamApp site – https://eiha.teamapp.com – and on this page and the links to the right.

ENTP Management

Director: Geoff Hemmerman – [email protected]

General Manager: Gary Apsley – [email protected]

Head Coach: Ben Pitchley –


All ENTP News

ENTP: recruitment of assistant managers for all England teams now open

September 20th, 2017|0 Comments

September 20, 2017 The England National Team Programme is seeking applications for the post of Assistant Team Manager for each of the current England teams; U13 mixed, U14 boys, U15 boys and U15 girls.

ENTP: England u15 assistant coach recruitment

September 14th, 2017|0 Comments

September 14, 2017 England National Team Programme Director, Geoff Hemmerman, is seeking applications for a current vacancy with the England U15 Team from suitably qualified and experienced Coaches currently registered with the English Ice Hockey

PODCAST: Episode 6 ‘A new England’ now live – reviewing the camp in Deeside

August 28th, 2017|0 Comments

August 28, 2017 The sixth episode of the EIHA Podcast is now live, taking you behind the scenes at the recent England camp, which technically was in Wales! ENTP director Geoff Hemmerman, general manager Gary Apsley

ENTP: end of day one review

August 19th, 2017|0 Comments

August 19, 2017 The first full day of England's 2017 selection and development camp wrapped up around 8.30pm at Deeside Leisure Centre as the final team completed their debrief with the coaches and returned to

ENTP: 2017 selection camp begins tonight in Deeside

August 18th, 2017|0 Comments

August 18, 2017 The EIHA’s England National Team Programme Development and Selection Camp for 2017 gets underway today at Deeside Leisure Centre with many of the 138 players and their parents descending on North Wales

ENTP: Ashley Tait joins coaching staff for Deeside weekend

August 16th, 2017|0 Comments

August 16, 2017 ENTP Head Coach, Ben Pitchley, has raised the standard of guest player attendances this year by bringing in the most capped GB international and EIHL’s top points scorer, Ashley Tait, to assist

ENTP: Additional development places at selection camp

July 18th, 2017|0 Comments

July 18, 2017 The England management team of Ben Pitchley and Gary Apsley have confirmed the next stage in the extension of their England National Team Programme with the introduction of additional development placements for players

ENTP: invitations to 17/18 development & selection camp

June 16th, 2017|0 Comments

June 16, 2017 The Director for the EIHA’s England National Team Programme, Geoff Hemmerman, has today approved the select list of players to be invited to take part in the 2017/18 England National Team Programme