PAHF News Pan American Hockey Federation News Sun, 24 Mar 2019 22:32:22 America/New_York Copyright PAHF PAHF News A new era: Lima 2019 officially delivers to the Peruvian Hockey Federation the new pitch for the Pan American Games In the most important milestone in the history of Peruvian hockey, the Organizing Committee of Lima 2019 delivered this morning to the Peruvian Hockey Federation the two official courts of this sport, where the matches of the Pan American Games will take place. Sun, 24 Mar 2019 14:01:11 America/New_York Argentina women head PAHF’s Pro League challenge The aim of the inaugural FIH Hockey Pro League was to create an exciting home and away global league that would introduce hockey to new fans and create an exciting live sports event at venues around the world. And in so many ways the new league has delivered. Thu, 21 Mar 2019 22:29:44 America/New_York Big Apple International Indoor Championship 2019 The Big Apple International Indoor Championship took place at the WC Eagles Training Center in Pennsylvania, and was run on March 2nd-3rd. Tournament Director, Nigel Traverso, started this showcasing event in order to bring together men and women teams from all over North America – even internationally. Sun, 17 Mar 2019 12:17:57 America/New_York ParaHockey takes centre stage If ParaHockey were to be included in the 2024 Paralympic Games, then Silvina Forrester’s dreams will have come true. It will mean that the work of people like Silvina – who understand the huge importance that sports like hockey have in promoting healthier, happier lives for those living with disabilities – has been recognised and rewarded. Sun, 10 Mar 2019 18:57:53 America/New_York PAHF makes donation of hockey equipment to Guyana The Guyana Hockey Board has benefitted from a donation of hockey equipment consisting of 400 sticks and 165 balls from the Pan American Hockey Federation (PAHF). Fri, 08 Mar 2019 18:28:11 America/New_York Hope and new horizons for hockey exiles Andy Adrians quit his career in the police force to concentrate full-time on hockey, as both captain of the national men’s hockey team and as a development worker for the sport. This is not an unusual situation in some countries. But this was no simple or safe situation because Andy’s team and country is Venezuela, the South American country currently turn apart by politics. Wed, 06 Mar 2019 21:01:27 America/New_York Changing ways in Colombia The hockey players who hit the headlines are those playing in their national colors, scoring amazing goals, saving shots, making do-or-die tackles and generally showing an incredible level of skill and athleticism. But equally heroic hockey people are to be found doing their bit for the sport in a totally different sphere of performance. Hockey as a catalyst for change is an aspect of our sport that is often done outside of the spotlight but can be as impactful as a World Cup medal or an Olympic gold. Wed, 13 Feb 2019 22:11:26 America/New_York PAHF announces dates and hosts for upcoming competitions The Pan American Hockey Federation has announced the dates and hosts for its upcoming competitions (2020-2021). Thu, 07 Feb 2019 18:15:29 America/New_York Indoor hockey – a sport for all ages The Masters Indoor World Cup is taking place in Hong Kong in mid-February (14-17 February). The event is another demonstration of the life-long appeal that hockey holds for so many participants. More than 25 teams from nine countries will be taking part across three age groups (40+, 45+ and 50+) for both male and female teams. Tue, 05 Feb 2019 18:20:53 America/New_York "SIP Project ": The Expansion of Chilean Hockey In addition to the clubs that play field hockey, the Chilean Hockey Federation seeks to develop the sport by forming teams in different schools and, why not, find the future Chilean stars of this sport. The SIP project is now three years old and today it is located in 18 educational establishments in Santiago with the particularity that they are located in “social risk areas”. Mon, 28 Jan 2019 22:21:33 America/New_York