Officials

Defence Force Ice Hockey Connection

History was made in Adelaide when, for the first time, all officials in an ice hockey competition were not only Air Force members but all Flight Lieutenants (FLTLTs). The Australian Ice Hockey League (AIHL) match, between the Sydney Ice Dogs and Adelaide Adrenaline on 23 June 2019, was officiated by Australian Defence Force Ice Hockey… Read more »

2019 IIHF Ice Hockey U18 World Championship Division I Group B Officiating

The 2019 IIHF Ice Hockey U18 World Championship Division I Group B was held in Szekesfehervar, Hungary, from 14/4/2019 to 20/4/2019 with Grainge Phillips from Ice Hockey Victoria representing Australia as a Referee. Grainge is attending his first IIHF World Championship and looking to establish himlself as an International official. Details on the Championship, can… Read more »

2019 IIHF Ice Hockey Women World Championship Division I Group A Officiating

The 2019 IIHF Ice Hockey Women World Championship Division I Group A was held in Budapest, Hungary, from 7/4/2019 to 13/4/2019 with Bethany Bowshall from Ice Hockey South Australia representing Australia as a Linesman. Bethany returns to the International arena for her second IIHF World Championship looking to further her prospects as a reliable, long-term… Read more »

2019 IIHF Ice Hockey Women World Championship Division II Group A Officiating

The 2019 IIHF Ice Hockey Women World Championship Division II Group A was held in Dumfries, Great Britain, from 2/4/2019 to 8/4/2019 with Ainslie Gardner from Ice Hockey Queensland representing Australia as a Referee. Ainslie returns to the International arena for her fifth IIHF World Championship and setting an example on how hard work and… Read more »

2019 IIHF World Championship Division III Qualification Officiating

The 2019 IIHF World Championship Division III Qualification was held in Abu Dhabi, UAE, from 31/3/2019 to 6/4/2019 with Kent Unwin from Ice Hockey New South Wales representing Australia as a Referee. Kent carried his form from officiating last year’s Goodall Cup (AIHL Grand Final) into the IIHF World Championship arena and showcased the officiating… Read more »