Sunday, May 9, 2021

FIH News

International Hockey Federation (FIH) President Narinder Batra has take up another role as President of the FIH's Development and Charity arm - "The Hockey Foundation" Dr. Batra takes over from Leandro Negre, the Spanish President who led the FIH from 2008 to 2016. Leandro Negre's four year term came to an...
India born, Col (Dr.) Bibhu Kalyan Nayak, an expert in Sports Traumatology and Sports and Exercise Physiology, has been named as the Chair of FIH Health and Safety Committee by the FIH Executive Board recently. A native of Bhubaneswar, Col (Dr.) Nayak who has extensively trained in Sports Traumatology &...
FIH CEO Thierry Weil and World Masters Hockey (WMH) President Sean Curran signed on 6 November a ground-breaking MoU that will bring all the masters hockey under a single organization within the global FIH hockey community. The MoU was signed on the sidelines of the FIH Executive Board meeting in...
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...
On the occasion of its last meeting of the year today in Lausanne, the Executive Board of the International Hockey Federation (FIH) has selected India to host the 2023 FIH Hockey Men’s World Cup (13-29 January 2023) and Spain and the Netherlands to co-host the 2022 FIH Hockey Women’s...
Women’s leadership in sports has reached another historic milestone with the International Hockey Federation (FIH) deciding to create a new Committee, namely the Women in Sports Committee. The Committee will be chaired by EB member Marijke Fleuren (Netherlands) who is also a member of the IOC Women in Sport Commission. Having a...
The FIH Executive Board (EB), chaired by FIH President Dr. Narinder Dhruv Batra, held its last meeting of the year on 8-9 November at its offices in Lausanne, Switzerland, where it selected India to host the 2023 FIH Hockey Men’s World Cup (13-29 January 2023) and Spain and the...

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