Kick in the teeth for Harte as Hoofdklasse considered ‘amateur’ competition

MdW Amsterdam Kampong David Harte

While last Thursday’s deferral of the EY Hockey League’s has seen many at the top end of the game question what esteem Ireland’s top competition holds locally, David Harte is enduring the same travails in the Netherlands. Widely regarded as the world’s best club league, the Hoofdklasse was put on hold following a lengthy meeting […]

Annan Takes A Step Back To Reflect And Move Forward


Alyson Annan is Head Coach to the ultra successful Netherlands women team. Under her guidance and leadership, the Netherlands have not just maintained their spot at the top of the world rankings, but have cemented it. Annan herself has been voted FIH Coach of the Year for the past three years – tribute and recognition […]

New Gender Equality Policy Approved


FIH approves reviewed gender equality policy Lausanne, Switzerland: Meeting today via online conference under the chairmanship of FIH President Dr Narinder Dhruv Batra, the Executive Board (EB) of the International Hockey Federation (FIH) ratified the reviewed FIH Gender Equality Policy.  The review had been conducted by the FIH Women in Sports Committee, chaired by FIH EB Member […]