The Railway Union play the Y. M. C. A. at hockey in Ireland.
Title: "HOCKEY SEASON OPENS. Railway Union and Y. M. C. A. meet in their opening Match at Park Avenue".
M/S of a male hockey team posing at a group, with their sticks, on the hockey pitch. M/S of another men's hockey team also posing as a group - they seem in a jovial mood, some of the men rest their arms on their team mates' shoulders.
M/S of the start of the match - the two captains toss a coin to see who gets first hit of the ball. Various M/Ss of the match in progress - they play on a pitch on a municipal park, there are no spectators.