Goans have had a rich tradition in the sport of hockey both at the National and international level. Many have also represented their adopted countries internationally.

Goans Hockey was created in 2009 with the amalgamation of the Goa Womens Hockey Association and The Goa Hockey association to create a single State Association representing both the Men and Women.

Goans Hockey is the State Sports Association in Goa administering, promoting and developing the sport of Hockey in Goa. It is affiliated to the National Sports Association, Hockey India. Goans Hockey is also recognized by the Goa Olympic Association and the Sports Authority of Goa.

Goans Hockey has been active in promoting the game of Hockey for both men and women in Goa through tournaments at the village level, national participation (in all categories), distribution of hockey kits to schools, conducting of hockey camps and conducting the State Championships in Sub Junior, Junior and Senior categories for both men and women.