Friday dawned fine and clear, after Thursday had turned cold and wet.
With 24 hours until our first game, the boys turned up at training ready to go. With only two players absent due to work and family commiments, the team were fully decked out in our sponsors warm up shirt.
Each year, Sharon Dixon, the head of the NSW Men's Masters Hockey medical team, provides the managers with some solid medical guidelines. I am yet to receive the 2018 version, so thought I'd run with those from 2017, as they are still very relevant.