Field Hockey

We're looking forward to welcoming you in Copenhagen and hope you will enjoy a professionally organized field hockey tournament.

Field Hockey

The field hockey tournament will take place Tuesday, August 17 to Friday, August 20, 2021 at the great facilities of Valby Sports Park in Copenhagen.

Field Hockey will have one tournament where all teams, regardless of gender, are welcome. All teams will play at the same level.

It is possible to register for the tournament as a team or without one. If you register as “no team”, we will help you find one.

The maximum number of players on a team is 18. The primary rounds will be played according to the pool system, and the final round will be for places.

The field hockey tournament will be judged according to the rules of the International Hockey Federation. You can find them here.

A more detailed program for the tournament will follow.


The participation fee for EGLSF-members is 90 Euros and 120 Euros for non-members.

When you sign up as an athlete for EuroGames 2021, you will have plenty of benefits and offers at Copenhagen 2021.

  • You will participate in a professionally organized tournament
  • You can be a part of the EuroGames Opening Ceremony on Wednesday, August 18
  • You can be part of the EuroGames Closing Ceremony and take part in the WorldPride Parade on Saturday, August 21
  • You have access to the Sports Village
  • You have access to affordable accommodation in Copenhagen and Malmö
  • You have affordable fees for public transportation in Copenhagen and Malmö
  • You have access to pre-sale tickets for signature parties
  • You have access to a lot of sports, human rights, arts, and cultural events in Copenhagen and Malmö from August 12 – 22, 2021


The tournament will take place at Valby Sports Park in Copenhagen. Hockey will have one water based hockey pitch available, along with 2 artificial fields. The venue also contains other sport facilities including 25 football fields (both artificial and field grass), indoor ball hockey, and beach volleyball. The venue is 15 minutes from downtown Copenhagen by public transport and approx. 20 minute by bike.

Valby Sports Park will also host tournaments in football, floorball, and volleyball. Next to the football courts, you will find Hafnia Hallen which is the venue for the beach volley tournament.

At Valby Sports Park you will find Vandkulturhus which contains a 25-meter swimming pool and a wellness area with infrared sauna, panorama sauna and an aroma sauna. It is public and will be possible to use against (a fair) payment.


Copenhagen 2021 is organizing the tournament in cooperation with Pan Idræt’s Field hockey team, Black Swans.

All of the above is subject to change.

Reach out!

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Key Facts

Tournament dates
August 17 – 20

Valby Sports Park
Julius Andersens Vej 3
2450 KBH SV

Distance from Copenhagen City Hall Square
5,9 km (approx. 20 minutes by bike)

Public Transport
Train and Bus

Preliminary rounds: Pool system
Final rounds: Knock-out system

Gender Categories
All Genders

Expected participants


Participant Fee
EGLSF members: 90 Euros
Non-EGLSF members: 120 Euros

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