FIH President, Leandro Negre appointed to YOG Tripartite Working Group

FIH President, Leandro Negre appointed to YOG Tripartite Working Group

International Hockey Federation President Leandro Negre was appointed to the Youth Olympic Games (YOG) Tripartite Working Group by International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach on 25th February. The Working Group will be tasked with making recommendations to improve the Youth Olympic Games in-line with the IOC’s Olympic Agenda 2020. Speaking of his appointment, FIH…

New Rule – attacking free hits

New Rule – attacking free hits

The EHF will use the updated Rule 13.2 relating to attacking free hits taken within five metres of the circle, as per the FIH announcement on 16th February 2015, see below: http://www.fih.ch/media/10039834/rules-of-hockey-2015-adjustment-to-rule-132-as-at-16-february-2016.pdf This new rule will be enforced at all 2016 EuroHockey Outdoor Club events and all 2016 EuroHockey Youth (U18) events. EHF Office /…