Women’s Hockey League Final (with GSK) May 24-26

Written by BCCJ
May 22, 2013

Written by BCCJ
May 22, 2013


GlaxoSmithKline K.K. (GSK Japan) Womens’ Hockey team, which includes three Olympians, will compete in the final matches of the Womens’ Japan Hockey league from May 24-26 in Nikko, Tochigi Prefecture.

Competing with strong opponents, such as Coca Cola and Sony, at Nikko City’s Hockey Pitch, and ranked fourth in a total of eight teams, the team invites you to cheer them to victory!

Jim Fox, General Manager of GSK Japan’s Nikko factory, says: “We hope to make a lot of noise that will inspire our team to victory on our home pitch. As part of GSK’s 40th anniversary celebrations we will welcome over 100 employees from our Nikko site to cheer on the team. Philippe Fauchet, President, GSK Japan, will also be in attendance”.

Womens’ Japan Hockey league, Final Matches: Schedule 

May 24 from 14:40-16:00 (estimated game end time) vs Coca Cola-100 members from the GSK site will go to see the match to cheer on the Hockey Colleagues

May 25 from 15:00-16:20 (estimated game end time) vs Sony

May 26 from 12:50-14:10 (estimated game end time) vs Nanto Bank

Nikko Hockey Pitch, 609-1 Nemuro Nikko, Tochigi 321-2342 (located inside of Imaichi Seisho-nen Sports Center)

The BCCJ wishes GSK Japan the very best of luck and success this weekend!