In The News

  • National Hockey Five Championship - Penonomé, Panama

    Panama National Hockey Five Championship, Penonomé 2017  

    Saturday May 6th, a parade through the main avenues of Penonomé City, Province of Coclé, celebrated the First National Major Championship of Hockey Five. The Tournament had representations in womens and mens categories of the provinces of Bocas del Toro, Coclé, Colón, Chiriquí, Panama City and Panama Oeste and took place in Via Coco’s Field. More

  • Level 3 Umpire Course

    Level 3 Umpire Course    

    A Level 3 Umpire Course will run in conjunction with the Pan American Cups for Women and Men August 4-13, 2017. Games will be played each day that will be used for analyzing and viewing with specific topics for education. More

  • Mr Rafael Sosa

    Sadness in PAHF Community

    President of the Dominican Republic Hockey Federation passed away More

  • Kim Scott (JPH), Juancho Perez Leon and Katherine Vargas (Peru)

    Junior Premier Hockey Welcomes Peruvian Technical Officials  

    In order to promote the mission of providing an elite event as well as developing technical officials and umpires, Junior Premier Hockey (JPH) invited technical officials from Peru - Juancho Perez Leon, FIH Technical Official and Katherine Vargas, PAHF Technical Official - to join Junior Premier Outdoor League (JPOL) for a couple of weekends to share their knowledge and experience. More

  • Umpires Managers Seminar - Philadelphia, March 2017

    PAHF Umpires Managers Seminar  

    Prior to the Big Apple Tournament Yolande Brada (NED) delivered a seminar for a variety of PAHF umpires managers, from local US umpires managers to international umpires managers. More

  • FIH World League R2, Vancouver - 1/2 final - Chile vs. Uruguay

    Jo’Burg and London provide stage for PAHF’s finest to put on a show    x 2

    While the HWL Round Two events are all done and dusted, for a number of teams the hard work is not just continuing, it is getting tougher. For those teams that qualified for the next stage – HWL Semi-Finals – the prize is tremendous: a potential spot at the 2018 Hockey World Cup, a place in the HWL Finals in December, as well as a march up the world rankings. More

  • Pan American Hockey Federation (PAHF)

    PAHF Managing Director  

    The PAHF seeking an experienced, dynamic leader, passionate about sport and its’ development in the Pan Americas, and ready to take on the challenge of strategically growing the programs and resources of PAHF as its Managing Director. More

  • Ian Baggott, Field Hockey Canada President and long-time West Vancouver FHC Member, gives the Best Junior Player Award to Denise Krimerman (CHI)

    West Vancouver plays perfect host    

    It was September 2016 when West Vancouver Field Hockey Club (WVFHC) accepted the invitation to host the third and final women’s HWL Round Two event in April 2017. It is fair to say that the months between accepting the invitation and the moment that the gates were shut after the final match were a heady mix of frenetic activity, the occasional panic and a huge sense of achievement. More

Subscribe to receive PAHF news by e-mail

FIH Quality Programme for Hockey Turf

FIH Quality Programme for Hockey TurfEnsuring the sustainability, affordability and accessibility of hockey turfs worldwide
A new hockey field is a major investment and it is therefore important that it meets the expectations of hockey players, associations and clubs. To help ensure good quality fields are built for all levels of play, from elite level competition to community development, the FIH has developed an internationally recognised quality-assurance programme:
+ Board & Committees Meetings
August 10, 2017 - Lancaster, PA, USA


2017 HWL R3 London
2017 World League Semi-Final (men)
June 15 to 25 - London, England
PAHF teams: Argentina, Canada Canada

2017 HWL R3 Johannesburg
2017 World League Semi-Final (women)
July 8 to 23 - Johannesburg, South Africa
PAHF teams: Argentina, Chile, USA


  • Level 3 Umpire Course

    Level 3 Umpire Course
    FIH Hockey Academy / PAHF / USA Field Hockey / NCAA

    A Level 3 Umpire Course will run in conjunction with the Pan American Cups for Women and Men August 4-13, 2017. Games will be played each day that will be used for analyzing and viewing with... More

PAHF in Action - 2016

Coaching / Development

FUNdamental Field Hockey
FUNdamental Field Hockey
Youth development initiative
emphasizing fun physical activity

Anti-doping Education

Athlete Reference Guide to 2015 World Anti-Doping Code

International and Continental Federations

FIH (Fédération Internationale de Hockey)
African Hockey Federation
Asian HF
European HF

Oceania HF