Wednesday, December 2, 2020

Asian Hockey Federation

Asia Hockey
Hockey in Asia is set to return and a number of strict measures have been put in place in order to contain the spread of the deadly coronavirus. Players have been told that there are to be no pre-match hand shakes while they have also been warned that they cannot...
Asian Women's Youth Cup
The spread of the Coronavirus (Covid-19) outbreak in Japan saw the Asian Women's Cup Championship scheduled for April 4 to 12 in Kakamigahara is postponed. The matter was announced by the Asian Hockey Federation (AHF) through their official website. The statement also stated that a new date for the tournament...
Oi Hockey Stadium
The newly completed Oi Hockey Stadium was completed on the 14th of August, 2019. The stadium is located in the waterfront area of Tokyo Bay and consists of two pitches that when used to their max capacity, can hold 10,000 and 5,000 fans respectively. What makes this stadium really stand out,...
Indoor Hockey Tournament
An Under – 16, 18, Men’s and Women’s Indoor Hockey Tournament took place in Kazakhstan from the 20th to 26th of February 2020. The competition featured both Men’s and Women’s competitions. Boys and girls under 16 participated in the tournament that took place in Taldykorgan, Kazakhstan. The competition saw more than 300...
A 5-A side Hockey tournament was held in Qadsiya Club, Manama, Bahrain. Seven teams participated in the tournament. Four Hockey teams from Bahrain and three Hockey teams from Saudi Arabia went head to head in this tournament. Young Stars Bahrain won the first semifinal from Saudi Strikers Yellow by 1- 4. Whereas,...
The Bangabandhu Al Arafh Islami Bank Junior World Cup Qualifier & Junior Asia Cup Dhaka 2020 is set to take place from the 4th to the 12th of June, 2020 at the Maulana Bhashani National Hockey Stadium in Dhaka, Bangladesh. The tournament will witness stiff competition among the top performing...
Asian Hockey Federation
Three important persons from Oman have been given key positions by the Asian Hockey Federation. Dr. Khamis Salim Al Rahbi has been appointed as Chairman International Relations Committee Gulf Region and as a Member AHF Events Committee, Mr. Anwar Ahmed Amer Bait Fadhil has been appointed Chairman AHF Development...
Lauring Delforge
Lauring Delforge, an FIH Pro League Umpire from Belgium recently conducted a sharing session for coaches and development players on Friday the 24th of May at SportsSG. In this session, Laurine shared with the audience her journey in hockey as a player and as an umpire. She also shared some tips...
Asia Hockey : Singapore to host Women's Junior AHF Cup 2019
The Women’s Junior AHF Cup 2019 will be taking place from the 9th to the 15th of September. It is going to be taking place in Singapore this year. This is going to be the biggest Women’s Junior AHF Cup in history, with a total of 8 teams participating this year, compared...
Teaching Hockey: Basic Skills, Methods & Strategies workshop took place recently in Qatar. A total of 122 women attended the workshop. The participants came from different educational institutions from across Qatar. They were mainly from the school’s respective physical education department. They came from 19 Primary Girls schools, 14 Preparatory Girl’s...
Meeting between the Chief Executive of Asian Hockey Federation Dato Tayyab Ikram and President of Afghanistan Hockey Federation Mr. Mustafa Sadat at the Executive office of Asian Hockey Federation was recently held. The meeting covered important action items for the development and growth of hockey in Afghanistan. During the meeting, the...
A national level coaching course is taking place under the Raja Ashman Shah AHF Hockey Academy Education Program 2019. Chinese Taipei National coaching course will be held from 12 April to 14 April. The course is taking place in National Chushan Senior High School, Chushan Township, Nantou City where 35 people will be participating...
A four-day high performance Level 3 coaching course wrapped up in Ipoh, Malaysia, yesterday with participants leaving with new perspectives on the best ways to train their athletes. 14 participants from all 5 continents, participated in the course. The course was headed by Mr. Siegfried Aikman (FIH Senior Coach and FIHA Trainer), Mr....
The FIH-AHF Academy today held the Level 3 Coaching course in Ipoh, Malaysia. Today marked the first day of the Level 3 coaching course, which will go on for a total of 4 days. After the course induction was completed, candidates were required to give a presentation on a problem-based...
A tournament of under 20 individuals, both boys and girls, was recently held in Sri Lanka. The tournament was organized by the Sri Lanka School Federation. The arrangements for the tournament were superb and everything went smoothly. A total of 32 Boys teams and 16 Girls teams took part in the...

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