Tuesday, August 4, 2020

Appointments

Paul MacKinnon
Hockey New Zealand is pleased to announce Paul MacKinnon has been appointed as the organisations new High Performance Director. MacKinnon has an extensive background in high performance environments including five years as High Performance Player Development Manager with the New Zealand Rugby Union as well as his current role as...
Jon Wyatt hockey
The International Hockey Federation (FIH) has announced the appointment of Jon Wyatt as Sport and Development Director, who will take up his position in the FIH Headquarters in Lausanne, Switzerland in April 2018. The Olympian earned 195 caps for England and Great Britain during a successful career in which he...
Matt Favier
Hockey Australia today confirms that Matt Favier has been appointed as its new chief executive following an extensive and hotly contested recruitment process. Favier will join Hockey Australia from the Australian Sports Commission (ASC), where he has served as Director of the Australian Institute of Sport (AIS) since March 2012,...
Jude Felix
Hockey India on Tuesday announced the appointment of former India Captain Jude Felix Sebastian as Coach for the Indian Junior Men’s Hockey team.  In the wake of the Indian team’s successful Europe Tour that featured nine players from last year’s Junior Men’s Core Group, India’s High Performance Director David John...
Sjoerd_Marijne
Dutchman Sjoerd Marijne on being appointed as the Chief Coach for the Indian Men’s team by the Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports. The governing body for hockey in India also congratulates Dronacharya awardee Harendra Singh for being appointed as the Chief Coach for the Indian Women’s team. Marijne, who is presently in...
England Hockey appoints Danny Kerry as the Head Coach of Great Britain and England Men's teams
England Hockey is delighted to announce the appointment of Danny Kerry as Head Coach of the Great Britain and England men’s international teams. Danny has spent the best part of 13 years as Head Coach of our women’s international teams, and was the outstanding applicant in a worldwide search to...
Alexander Cox appointed as Ireland Men's Hockey team's Head Coach
Hockey Ireland is pleased to announce the appointment of Alexander Cox as the new head coach of Ireland men’s hockey team. Cox joins Hockey Ireland and the Green Machine with an abundance of experience having previously held the roles of assistant coach with both the Dutch men’s and women’s...
PHF hires Australian physical trainer
A physical trainer from Australia will be appointed for Pakistan team’s training camp in Abbottabad from May 1. Daniel Barry would join the training camp in Abbottabad, sources said. The second phase of the national team’s training will be held in Karachi from May 17 or 18. The Green-shirts are...
Aditya Pasarakonda
As part of the new DOSB competitive sports reform, the assistant coach position in the German men's national team was converted from a fee to a permanent position. Aditya Pasarakonda has been thus appointed as a first full-time assistant coach in the German Hockey Federation. Born in Switzerland, he has been...
The Bermuda Hockey Federation has appointed Mathias Ahrens as the new Head Coach and Development Officer. Ahrens arrived on island from British Columbia, where he was coaching at both the regional and provincial level. Additionally, Ahrens boasts international pedigree having held the positions of national head coach of the Scotland senior...
Canada : Scott Tupper appointed as a FIH Athletes’ Committee member
Scott Tupper, captain of the Canadian Men’s National Team will now wear another hat as he was recently appointed as a member of the FIH Athletes’ Committee. Elections took place for the Athletes’ Committee over the course of the last month. The committee consists of current and former hockey...
USA Field Hockey has announced a new chair and foundation director to the USA Field Hockey Foundation. Patrick Durbin has become the new chair, after being involved with the Foundation since 2016, and Pam Stuper has transitioned to the role of Foundation Director. “In Patrick and Pam, we have two leaders,...
Melanie Woosnam has been reappointed as Hockey Australia President until the end of 2020, which will see her tenure extend to three years. This appointment was unanimously supported by the Board of Hockey Australia, together with the appointments of Sandra Sully and Pat Hall as Vice Presidents. “I would like to...
Marijke Fleuren and Tayyab
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) yesterday announced the composition of its commissions for 2019. The International Hockey Federation (FIH) was delighted to learn that EB members Marijke Fleuren and Tayyab Ikram have been re-appointed as IOC Commission members. The President of the European Hockey Federation will continue her mission within the...
André Patrocínio was chosen, by the Brazilian Confederation of Outdoor and Indoor Hockey (CBHG), as the new member of the technical commission of the Brazil women's hockey team. 28 years old André Patrocinio, graduated in physical education from the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro (UFRJ), is currently captain of...

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