The Education Committee has its first meeting of the year today, Saturday March 25th.

The committee will meet as a group first to get updates on all programmes and activities since its last meeting, and to discuss the budget for the upcoming year.

Updates will be given on all programmes from 2016 and all activity to date.

The committee will then have lunch and split into its three working groups: Officials, Coaches and Umpires. The three groups will work on planning and strategies to deliver the scheduled events for 2017 and begin event planning for 2018.

The committee will also discuss their biggest Educational event which will take place in Breda, The Netherlands, in late August. All other activities around the EuroHockey Championships in Amsterdam will also be reviewed and finalised.