Definitions for "1987 Women's Field Hockey Olympic Qualifier"
The first Women's Hockey Olympic Qualifier was held in Edinburgh, Scotland in April 1987 (exact dates unknown). Six nations took part, and they played a round robin. The top four teams joined the other four that already were qualified for the 1988 Summer Olympics in Seoul, South Korea: continental champions Argentina and Australia, title holder and reigning world and continental champion The Netherlands, and host South Korea.