It’s a small but lovely upgrade list this month as the hockey world gears up for the World League Semi-Finals in Valencia, Buenos Aires and Antwerp. Congrats everyone and all the best in the future!
Sad news coming out of Spain today as top FIH umpires Paco Vazquez and Diego Estebanez pass along reports that a young umpire was assaulted by two parents during an U16 competition. Our thoughts are with Luis Miguel Valenciano Montanyana and we can only hope that harsh action from the hockey authorities there as well as criminal […]
At any major tournament, such as the Hockey World League Semi Finals taking place in Antwerp, Buenos Aires and Valencia, team work is a quality that is in high demand. But, when the sides take to the pitch there is more than two sets of teams at work. While the kudos might go to the […]
The FIH upgrades are out for the month of April. Congratulations to all the umpires!
We’ve moved into the 21st century and charged into online education, folks! Members of the CLFHA* should go to this page to purchase access to the Rules Updater video presentation and then do their Rules Endorsement Quiz. This post also serves as the launching post for discussions on the material in the video. Not sure if you’re […]
Leading Dutch hockey magazine HockeyWeekly published a great article about the use of the body cameras in the EHL and interviewed Jonas van ‘t Hek for his insights.
Celebrating the latest promotions and retirements of FIH umpires:
Could the EHL’s coverage of hockey get any better? Apparently, bloody well yes.