The NZIHF has released the information for players eligible for the 2016 NZU20 team to contest the IIHF World Under-20 Championship, Division 3, Mexico City, Mexico, 15-24 January 2016. Read more >>
The NZIHF has put in place a national coaching strategy for the coming year to teach, train and certify coaches at the Learn to Play (LTP), Level 1 and Level 2 IIHF Certification categories. Coaches just need to attend one session at the LTP level, which will be held in Auckland on 12 July. Cost is $125. Instructors: Janos Kaszala, Jonathan Albright and Andreas Kaisser. View the strategy docuemnt for more information.
The NZIHF has published information for players regarding the preparation and selection for the team to travel to the IIHF World Under-18 Championship, Division 3, Group B in Johannesburg, South Africa from 15-19 February 2016. Read more >>
Camorra Hockey School has arranged another holiday program for July 2015 for children. It will be an active programme that encourages children to improve their skills and try new things each day.
The holiday program will be held in both weeks of the school holidays at both Paradice Botany and Paradice Avondale rinks. More informtation >>
The NZIHF has planned a number of training camps this year for development of Women's Hockey. The trainings will be of particular interest to women players at the NZWU18 and NZWIHL levels.
The AIHA are seeking enthusiastic candidates to fill the following roles: Director of Marketing and Communication and Funding Manager. If this sounds like you or you know someone who would be ideal, check out the position descriptions and apply now.
Eight Auckland players ventured north to Budapest, Hungary in December and January to be hosted by Hungarian families and train and play with the famed Vasas club. Most of the Auckland players played with the U18 Vasas team and participated in rigorous off-ice and on-ice trainings. Read their reports from the trip here.
Learn to Play is a great initiative from the International Ice Hockey Federation. It is designed to provide children who would like to play ice hockey with a comprehensive introduction to the skills required and the basics of playing this exciting game. Click here for details on the 2014 LTP Program.
The NZIHL — New Zealand's premier ice hockey competition — is underway in 2015. The two Auckland teams are looking to bounce back against strong opposition from the South Island this year. More info and upcoming games in Auckland >>