PAHF News

  • Canada qualifies for Tokyo 2020

    Dramatic finish for Canada book ticket to second-straight Olympic Games  

    FIH Olympic Qualifier

    There was no time on the clock and Canadians had already begun to hang their heads. In a dramatic twist of luck, a video referral favoured the home side and a penalty stroke call gave Canada back their Olympic hopes. More

  • Scott Tupper (CAN), Kate Wright (CAN), Kathleen Sharkey (USA), Camila Caram (CHI)

    Four teams, four dreams: It's winner takes all in the race to Tokyo    

    Canada men & women, Chile women, USA women

    In two weeks’ time the world will know which 12 men’s and women’s teams will be competing for Olympic glory in Tokyo. Some teams – hosts Japan, plus the winners of the continental championships – know their fate already. More

  • Lara and Barinas win the National Field Hockey Tournament  

    Venezuela

    Lara men’s team and the Barinas women's team won the National Field Hockey Championship played at the Aquilino Juárez Sports Center in Cabudare, Lara state. More

  • The Ist Hockey 5s Clubs Cup Cartago 2019 successfully concludes  

    On September 27, 28 and 29, the Ist Hockey 5s Clubs Cup Cartago 2019 was held on the synthetic court of Las Brujas Sports Complex in Paraíso de Cartago, with teams from Honduras, Guatemala and Costa Rica. More

  • Jenn Beagan / Hannah Haughn

    Winds of change are blowing across field hockey in Canada  

    To discover what the field hockey landscape looks like in Canada, we caught up with two people heavily involved in women’s hockey – experienced coach Jenn Beagan and national team player Hannah Haughn. More

  • ARG v CAN

    Argentina men and women are Tokyo-bound

    Hockey arrived with a bang in Lima as two new water-based pitches were thrust into the international spotlight. The entire event was a huge success. Teams loved the atmosphere and the vibrancy of a multi-sport event. The spectators were treated to day after day of exciting, fast hockey action. And by the end of the event, two world class teams, Argentina men and women, had booked their tickets to Tokyo 2020, with professional and classy displays that had set them apart from the opposition. More

  • Peter Porritt (1923-2019)

    Peter Porritt (1923-2019)    

    It is with great sadness that we received the news that on August 23 Dr. Peter Porritt passed away in Winnipeg, Canada. More

  • Knowledge sharing in Lima  

    The Pan American Games, held in Lima, Peru, proved a fantastic backdrop for the PAHF/FIH Academy Level 3 Coaching Course, which was held from 8-11 August. More

  • 2019 PAHF Board

    2019 PAHF Congress and Forum  

    The Pan American Hockey Federation held its Congress and Forum on the 7th of August 2019 during the Pan American Games in Lima, Peru. More

  • USA v CHI

    USA make big return to podium after edging Chile for bronze    

    2019 Pan American Games – August 10

    The USA returned to the Pan American Games podium for the first time since 1995. The Americans edged Chile 2-1 for the bronze medal, improving on their two fifth place finished in 2015 and 2011. The Chileans who have won bronze at the last three editions of the Pan American Games are forced to settle for fourth. More