We sell a wide range of Hockey shoes to suit all ages and abilities. These include all the top brands; Asics, Adidas, TK and Kookaburra.

A general rule of thumb is that you will need at least a half size bigger then your normal shoe size to accommodate the thick hockey socks. The majority of children and adults will go up a full size in a hockey shoe.

Hockey is a fast skilful sport that requires both straight line and lateral running. The types of design features that make a good hockey shoe include: grip, cushioning, support, and a comfortable fit.

All Hockey shoes are designed for shock absorption and offer stability and cushioning that modern field hockey player’s need. The soles of hockey shoes have cleats that are designed for playing on sand and astro turf. Asymmetrical Lacing Design follows the shape of your foot to ensure a secure, comfortable fit. Most hockey shoes have a sockliner which can be removed to accommodate a medical orthotic.

All the manufacturers produce a range of hockey shoes that are suitable for beginner’s right up to professional hockey players. Choosing the right shoe will be based on the shape of your foot and how much hockey you play on a weekly basis.

You can visit us in-store and try on a selection of hockey shoes to ensure you choose the pair most suitable for you. If you can’t make it in to see us we are happy to offer advice to you over the phone at 01 6677300 or by email (info@staging.eightyone.ie). Each hockey shoe featured on our website has a detailed description to make it easier for you to make an informed decision as to which shoe to choose.