Alistair Wilson made his Olympic debut at the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games. The mens team won their fifth/sixth place classification match against Korea to place fifth in the tournament. Wilson as a member of the England squad which won gold at the 2009 Eurohocky tournament. Wilson made his debut for England in January 2005 on the tour of South Africa, going on to make a further 45 appearances for England and over 20 for Great Britain, five of which came as he helped GB secure qualification for the Olympics in Chile. Wilson has appeared at three European Championships and was called up to the squad at the 2006 World Cup as replacement for the injured Ben Marsden. He plays his club hockey for Beeston, having attended Nottingham Trent University, while his father Richard is an FIH International Umpire.