(Written by Katee Hui, Founder of Hackney Laces) On April 22nd, I’ll be running 26.2 Miles through the streets of London. I’m running for a cause incredibly close to my heart, the Laces. Throughout my whole life football has been a vital source of … Continue reading
Category Archives: Training
We are really excited to be working with Better, For the Girls, running an indoor football session at King’s Hall Leisure Centre. But this isn’t your typical football session. Expect small-sided matches, fitness activities, quirky games and most important: lots of … Continue reading
When Hackney Laces met Casey Stoney at a WSFF conference, we never thought that she would offer to take one of our training sessions. But she did. And last night we had the pleasure of hosting her.
Just an average training session for us at Hackney Laces and next thing you know, Russell Brand is walking through Haggerston Park. And he knows one of our girls, Emma, from Hackney City Farm. It was all very exciting and … Continue reading
We’re very lucky to have been introduced to the people at SKY who decided to do a little feature on us. Over the course of two rather freezing nights, a film crew came along and documented our training sessions. And … Continue reading
This week at training we had a smaller number of players than usual. The temperature has dropped, t’s half term and everyone has been swamped with school and work related things. For the session our second youngest player, Casey decided … Continue reading
This week we had a very special guest come down to Haggerston – Steven Fraser, staff coach for England U23’s and Great Britain’s Universities assistant coach. For our hour session he gave us a masterclass on ball control, sharing with us … Continue reading
On Friday 3rd May we were treated to an unforgettable day, the type we could all get used to- if not for the early start! At 6:30 am 25 players, bleary eyed but sharply dressed in new club tracksuits, were … Continue reading
Last summer a very lovely woman, Ayela from MilkIt GB came along to a training session to film us for a football A-Z, a series of videos showcasing skills. Since then, MilkIt managed to get Richie Byrne, ex-Aberdeen pro and coach … Continue reading
With Easter just a few days away, we thought it would be fun to hide chocolate eggs under cones and around the pitch (because who doesn’t like a good easter egg hunt?!).