FIH Partner with UK Sport England Hockey and African Hockey Federation to bring in new expansion plan in West Africa

FIH Partner with UK Sport England Hockey and African Hockey Federation to bring in new expansion plan in West Africa

FIH have partnered with UK Sport, England Hockey and the African Hockey Federation to deliver an exciting four year expansion plan for hockey in West Africa – the first project of the FIH Hockey Targeted Assistance Programme. Hockey TAP is part of the ‘Engage and Empower Programmes’ of the ‘Hockey Revolution’, the FIH`s new 10…

Italy qualify for World League Round 3

Italy qualify for World League Round 3

Italy justified their status as pre-tournament favourites by winning the Hockey World League Round 2 event in Montevideo courtesy of a 4-0 final victory over host nation Uruguay. The Italians (FIH World Ranking: 17) produced a dominant display against the lower-ranked but hugely talented Uruguayans (WR: 31), with Giuliana Ruggieri, Marcela Casale Lhez, Agata Wybieralska…

Umpires 4 Europe (U4E) – now open for nominations! Bulgarian umpire Hristiyan Vasilev shares his experience

Umpires 4 Europe (U4E) – now open for nominations! Bulgarian umpire Hristiyan Vasilev shares his experience

Applications for the U4E programme are now open and will close on March 5th. The programme is aimed at the following umpires: Umpires nominated for the UDP but not selected, Promising umpires from your country Continuing professional development for appropriate UDP graduates Bulgarian Hockey Federation supported Hristiyan Vasilev’s application to U4E in 2014, as he…