Month: November 2015

Motivational Monday – ABN Amro Junior EHL

As we continue our series of Motivational Monday articles, we are delighted to announce the details of how the teams will qualify for the 2016 ABNAmro Junior EHL which will take place during the 2016 KO16.   The Under-14 sides of MHC Oranje Zwart, AH&BC Amsterdam and SV Kampong will battle it out to the Dutch representative at the ABN AMRO Junior EHL on Wednesday, December 2nd.   The sides will meet at the neutral venue of HC Houten, battling it out for the one ticket to play next Easter in the second international edition of the ABN AMRO...

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#FridayFocus – A visit to Serbia

Friday Focus – The EHF President Marijke Fleuren and EHF Development and Education Manager visited Serbia this week, 22nd – 24th, alongside with Antonio Antonov, EHF Development Projects member and South East Europe coordinator. Their visit took them to different parts of Serbia, where they listened and discussed the progress and challenges this region have made and has to come. Norman has sent us a report, describing the different meetings and discussions that were held during this 2 day visit. The first day took them to Hockey Club Bask, where they met with the Belgrade Hockey Federation. Here a...

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Friday Focus: ParaHockey in Spain – Special Hockey+ receives the Infanta Sofia award

Our Friday Focus this week is on ‘Special Hockey+’, a Spanish Parahockey project that was awarded with the Premio Infanta Sofia! The King and Queen of Spain presided over the ‘Premios Nacionales del Deporte 2014’, or national sport awards, which are awarded to people or entities that whether through direct action or personal initiative participate in the development of sports, have made an outstanding contribution to promoting and highlight the importance of physical and sporting activity. The Hockey project ‘Special Hockey+’, a Parahockey endevour was awarded with the Premio Infanta Sofia, an award reserved for those who have made an...

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Motivational Monday – World Hockey League Finals – Less than a week to go….

It’s our usual Motivational Monday slot and with one week to go it’s time we had a look at the European teams competing in Raipur. With half the teams coming from Europe, we are certainly very well represented at the Hockey World League Finals and very motivated to support our teams, all currently on route to Raipur.  The Netherlands: First up it’s The Netherlands – or ‘Oranje’ as they are known, under the very talented Coach: “All of the players selected have been involved in tournaments in recent years. In this period, the emphasis is less on the team and more on...

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Friday Focus: Umpiring – UDP deadline, U4E Exchange weekend and Webinar, and SNG in Sveti Ivan Zelina

For this week’s #FridayFocus, we are once again highlighting the work done by our Education Committee – Umpiring working group. There are 3 tiers for development, so there is a place for everyone, at all levels. For more information on the programme as a whole, visit the Umpiring section of our website, where you’ll find information on UDP, U4E, and SNG. Umpires Development Programme – UDP The Umpiring Development Programme (UDP) is currently accepting applications for its 10th group. The deadline will close on the 27th November, so all NAs should send in any applications by then! For more information on the UDP, click...

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