Officials

2017 Women’s World Championship IB Officiating

The 2017 IIHF Women’s World Championship Division I Group B is gearing up in Katowice, Poland, with Ainslie Gardner from Ice Hockey Victoria representing Australia as a Referee.  Ainslie has been diligently working on her officiating skills and returns to the International scene ready to tackle allocated games in this higher division.  Ainslie is ready… Read more »

Female Officiating Shines Bright

Over the weekend of the 11th and 12th March, the Sydney Sirens played host to the 2017 AWIHL Finals Series.  In what will go down as one of the most exciting games of ice hockey witnessed in a very long time, the Sydney Sirens won the Joan McKeown Trophy and their first AWIHL Final.  Unbeknownst… Read more »

2017 World Championship IIB Officiating

The 2017 IIHF World Championship Division II Group B has kicked off in Auckland, New Zealand, with Nick Lee from Ice Hockey ACT representing Australia as a Linesman.  Nick has been working hard locally to prepare for his first International assignment and is ready showcase the officiating talent within Ice Hockey Australia and develop his… Read more »

Danish Women’s Nationals Weekend

Ice Hockey Denmark extended an invitation to Beth Bowshall from Ice Hockey South Australia to attend the Danish Women’s Nationals Weekend from 3rd March to 7th March in Aalborg, Denmark. The championship consisted of six teams playing a round-robin series, with the bronze medal game played during the weekend and the top two teams competing… Read more »

Australian Officials at World Championships

The 2017 IIHF Ice Hockey U20 World Championship Division III has kicked off in Dunedin, New Zealand, with Fraser Ohlson from Ice Hockey Victoria representing Australia as a Linesman.  Fraser returns to the International scene to showcase the officiating talent within Ice Hockey Australia and further develop his International officiating career. Details on the Championship,… Read more »