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  • 2016 Women's Pan American Junior Championship

    Teams for 2016 Junior Women’s Pan American Championship  

    PAHF is happy to announce the list of participant countries for the Women’s Junior Pan American Championship 2016 to be held in the town of Tacarigua, Trinidad & Tobago from March 29 to April 10, 2016. More

  • Aquece Rio Test Event – A Golden finale for Brazil and Barbados

    The national team of Brazil won the championship in the men’s division scoring 2-2 (3-2) in a shoot outs definition, and the women’s national team of Barbados won the championship in a comfortable 3-0 victory over Peru. More

  • The Golden Girls Visit the Olympic Hockey Stadium in Rio  

     On the final Friday of the Aquece Rio Test Event, and during the game played between the men’s national teams of Brazil and Chile, the players of the women’s national team of Holland, "the Golden Girls," made their entrance. The players stopped by the stadium to get a glimpse of the playing field on which the Olympic Games will be played next year from August 5 through 21, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil before traveling to Argentina to play in the Hockey World League Final in Rosario, Argentina from December 5 through 13.  The Dutch players shared some friendly moments and took pictures with other women players of the Aquece tournament.  They later had a training session on the main pitch in the presence of hundreds of spectators and tournament volunteers.  More

  • Aquece Rio Test Event - Day 3

    The women's teams from Barbados and Peru qualified for the finals of the four Nation tournament played in the Deodoro Hockey Center in Rio de Janeiro. Chile and Brazil were the teams that classified on the men's side. More

  • Recognition of the Pan American Elite Team players at the Aquece Rio Test Event  

    PAHF President, Alberto "Coco" Budeisky and BCHG President Sydnei Rocha, presented an award to Brazilian player, as a new members of the Pan American Elite Team. More

  • Aquece Rio Test Event - Day 2

    Despite the heavy rain, the second day began in Rio de Janeiro. All of the matches were played in a timely manner thanks to the collaboration of everyone involved in the organization. More

  • Aquece Rio Test Event - Day 1

    The first day of the Aquece Rio test event kicked off at the Deodoro Hockey Center in Rio de Janeiro. Two teams were victorious and four others managed to add one point in this 4 Nation Tournament. More

  • 2019 Pan American Games - Lima, Peru

    Qualification Procedure for Pan American Games 2019  x 3

    This memo contains the final version of the qualification procedures for the 2019 Pan American Games, as approved by the PAHF Board. More

  • 2016 Men's Pan American Junior Championship

    Junior Men's Pan American Championship 2016  x 3  

    PAHF is pleased to call your National Teams to participate at the Junior Men’s Pan American Championship 2016 that will take place at the city of Toronto, Canada from 20 to 28 of May 2016. More

  • Lucas Vila and Lauren Crandall

    PAHF announces 2015 Pan American Elite Teams  x 2    x 4

    Since 2007, Pan American Elite Teams have been named every two years to recognize the top players in the Pan American competitions. Hockey specialists present at the 2015 Pan American Games in Toronto, Canada, and at the 2015 Pan American Challenge in Chiclayo, Peru, were consulted for the selection of this year’s Elite Teams. More

  • Participants and Conductors of the II PAHF Final Coaching Seminar in Toronto, Canada

    New PAHF Coaches qualified in 2015  

    The II PAHF Final Coaching Seminar 2015 was successfully completed and new coaches are now certified to assist the development and growth of hockey. The Final Coaching Seminar is an important part of the Accreditation System for Coaches in the Americas and was held during the Pan American Games. More

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Rio Olympic Test Event (Men)

Local time in Deodoro, Rio de Janeiro is 1:19am

Rio Olympic Test Event (Women)

Local time in Deodoro, Rio de Janeiro is 1:19am
  1. Barbados
    1. Barbados
  2. Peru
    2. Peru
  3. Paraguay
    3. Paraguay
  4. Brazil
    4. Brazil
HWL Final (men) Raipur
November 27 to December 6
PAHF teams: Argentina Argentina, Canada Canada

HWL Final (women) Rosario
December 5 to 13
PAHF team: Argentina Argentina

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