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Canada : Squad announced for Odisha Men’s Hockey World Cup 2018
Field Hockey Canada officially announced the 18-player Men’s National Team roster that will be representing Canada at the 2018 Odisha Hockey Men’s World Cup. The tournament takes place in Bhubaneswar, India from November 28 to December 16, 2018. Canada is currently ranked 11th in the world and last qualified for...
YOG : Canada's U18 Men's Team sets sight on podium finish
It was six months ago that the Canadian U18 Men’s team was sitting in the hot bleachers in Guadalajara, Mexico watching the Youth Pan-Am gold-medal match between Mexico and Argentina. Canada had punched their ticket to the Youth Olympics, but according to Head Coach Geoff Matthews, the team wanted...
Canada : Men's Hockey squad announced for New Zealand tour
There is a little less than two months remaining until the Men’s National Team takes on the World at the 2018 Odisha World Cup and next week, they embark on a valuable competition and training element to their schedule. The team will travel to New Zealand for a two-week training...
YOG : "They are trying to grow the game and this is a really exciting version of it.” Rowan Childs
Tsawwassen and the Delta Falcons will certainly be well-represented when it comes to the U18 men’s field hockey competition at the upcoming Youth Olympic Games in Argentina. Lifelong teammates Brendan Guraliuk and Rowan Childs are two of the nine players named to the Canadian team that will be competing in Buenos Aries...
Canada : Field Hockey Canada announces their 12-member 2018 Youth Olympic Games Men's team
Field Hockey Canada, in partnership with the Canadian Olympic Committee officially announced the athletes nominated to represent Canada in the U18 Men’s Field Hockey competition at the 2018 Youth Olympic Games (YOG). The field hockey competition will take place October 6-14, 2018 in Buenos Aries, Argentina. Canada enters the competition as...
Canada Men’s Junior Development squad wrapped up their summer with a four-game series against the Chilean U19 squad
CONTINGENT OF CANADIAN JUNIORS PUSH TO A 1-2-1 RECORD AGAINST CHILE’S U19 NATIONAL TEAM It’s been a busy second half of the summer for athletes in the Men’s Junior Development Squad. Most, if not all, competed at Nationals in Toronto. They followed that up immediately with a five-day training camp in Toronto....
Canada Men's National Hockey team to host France in a four-game test series
CANADA WRAPS UP SUMMER COMPETITION SCHEDULE WITH EUROPEAN FLAVOUR In January, Men’s National Team Head Coach, Paul Bundy set an ambitious 2018 touring and hosting schedule for the team. As the calendar flips to into August, Canada is wrapping up their spring/summer of competition with four games against France and will set...
71 players called up for the Junior Men’s Development Squad camp ahead of the Youth Olympics
Shortly after the National Championships concluded on Sunday night, 71 individuals were eagerly in line to check in for the Junior Men’s Development Squad Camp, led by U21 Head Coach Inderpal Sehmbi and U18 Head Coach Geoff Matthews. Many of these men had played at Nationals in the days leading up, either...
SixNationsTournament: Junior Women's National team battles the best in Europe
Antwerp, Belgium — After six games against top junior national, the Junior Women’s National Team walked away from Belgium with has three draws and three losses. The JWNT has been working hard to refine their skills as of late and according to the athletes, it showed in their performances against strong sides. “I think we were...
Canada Junior Women's team puts up a successful home series record against Chile
SUCCESSFUL HOME SERIES SETS UP 6-NATIONS TOURNAMENT IN BELGIUM For Vancouver Island native Sara Goodman, wearing the red and white of Team Canada on home soil for the first time is something she’ll never forget. As one of the more experienced players on the Junior Women’s National Team (JWNT), Goodman said...
Canada Men's 60+ National team finishes 17th in the Grand Masters World Cup
CANADA DEFEATS FRANCE TWICE TO CLOSE OUT POSITIVE TOURNAMENT EXPERIENCE On June 21, 2018, head coach Donald Paterson and assistant manager Patrick Oswald led the Canadian Men’s 60+ National Team into their first ever World Cup Match. It was a game against South Africa, a team that finished in 5th place at the World...
Canada Women's Hockey team continues impressing run against top European natins
CANADA BEGINS 2018 EUROPE TOUR WITH 1 WIN, 3 DRAWS, AND 2 LOSSES After an undefeated tournament at the Hockey Series Open, the Canadian Women’s National Team nears the halfway point of a seven-week development tour across Europe. Complete with intense training sessions and highly anticipated matchups against top European teams,...
Canada Men To Host China and Pakistan in International Summer Series
North Vancouver’s Taylor Curran was 13 years old when he and his childhood teammates first watched the Canadian Men’s Field Hockey Team play on home soil against Chile. He described the experience as eye-opening, and 13 years later, Curran is hoping to open some eyes during the Men’s National...
Shiaz Virjee Appointed As Canadian Junior Women’s National Team's Head Coach
VIRJEE TO LEAD SUMMER OF TRAINING, COMPETITION AND PROGRAM BUILDING Field Hockey Canada is excited to announce the appointment of Shiaz Virjee as the Head Coach of the Junior Women’s National Team for their summer schedule. The National Junior Team is fresh off a training camp in Victoria, BC and will embark...
Canadian Junior Women To Host Chile For A Test Match Series in Victoria
VICTORIA, BC – Field Hockey Canada is pleased to host the U21 Chilean National team for six games in Victoria from June 29 to July 6. The Canadian Women’s Junior National Team (JWNT) is excited to have their first set of international competition after what will be a vigorous few weeks...