24 September 2020 Lausanne, Switzerland: Due to the global COVID-19 pandemic still going on, the International Hockey Federation (FIH) and the Belgian Hockey Association have jointly decided to postpone the upcoming FIH Indoor Hockey World Cup – initially scheduled to be played in February 2021 – to 2-6 February 2022, in order to maximise the
16 September 2020 The International Hockey Federation (FIH) and NAGRA launch the Watch.Hockey app to create the digital “home of hockey” for 30 million fans and players New app kicks off the new digital “home of hockey” for the global hockey community, available on September 17th, 2020. Launch coincides with the gradual resumption of sports
7 September 2020 Lausanne, Switzerland: The International Testing Agency (ITA) welcomes the International Hockey Federation (FIH) as its newest partner in the fight for clean sport. The ITA will manage the entire anti-doping program of the Olympic team sport, the FIH will retain results management. The FIH has decided to have its entire anti-doping programme
While thousands of hockey clubs and sporting facilities around the world are fortunate enough to have synthetic turf surfaces dedicated almost solely to the purpose of playing hockey, there are many places where that simply isn’t possible. This is a challenge frequently faced by schools and community sports centres, where the necessity to cater for
May 19, 2020 As National Associations start to make plans for a safe return to hockey activities after the necessary restrictions imposed due to the Covid-19 pandemic, the FIH has produced a document to help and support Continental Federations, National Associations and clubs through the process. The guidelines, which are aligned to those issued by
9 May 2020 | Cairo, Egypt: To all the people of the world, our global hockey family, partners, stakeholders, fans and followers … Given the current global circumstances, we hope you and your loved ones are staying safe at home while keeping yourself healthy and strong.
May 8, 2020 Lausanne, Switzerland: Meeting today via online conference, the Executive Board (EB) of the International Hockey Federation (FIH) has decided to postpone the 47th FIH Congress, initially planned on 28 October-1 November 2020 in New Delhi, to May 2021, in India’s capital city. The exact date will be confirmed as soon as possible.
30 March 2020 Lausanne, Switzerland: “On behalf of the International Hockey Federation (FIH), I would like to thank the International Olympic Committee, the Tokyo 2020 Organising Committee, the Government of Japan and the Tokyo Metropolitan Government for having confirmed the new dates of next year’s Olympics so swiftly. The international hockey community fully supports this
24 March 2020 Tokyo 2020: Statement by FIH CEO Thierry Weil Lausanne, Switzerland: “On behalf of the International Hockey Federation (FIH), I would like to thank and express our full support to the International Olympic Committee, the Tokyo 2020 Organising Committee, the Japanese authorities and the Tokyo Metropolitan Government for the decision taken to postpone