2018 IIHF World Championships

Congratulations to the following officials who have been assigned to officiate at IIHF World Championships in 2018. Fraser Ohlson (IHV) – Linesmen at 2018 IIHF U18 World Championship Division III, Group B in New Zealand, Queenstown, 26/4/2018 to 28/4/2018 Ainslie Gardner (IHV) – Referee at 2018 IIHF U18 Women’s World Championship Division I, Group B… Read more »

IIHF Licences 2017/2018

Congratulations to the following Officials who received their IIHF License for the 2017/2018 season. Referee License Ainslie Gardner – IHV Chris Parks – IHSA Cory Ross – IHWA Jeffrey Scott – IHNSW Kent Unwin – IHNSW Linesman License Bethany Bowshall – IHSA Fraser Ohlson – IHV Cien Pereira – IHV Mark Peruzzo – IHNSW Casper… Read more »

2017 IIHF Inline Hockey World Championship Officiating

The 2017 IIHF Inline Hockey World Championships (Top Divisions & Division 1) is gearing up in Bratislava, Slovakia, with Assistant Referee-In-Chief and IHA Life Member, Jeffrey Scott from Ice Hockey New South Wales representing Australia as a Referee.   The upcoming Championships in Bratislava sees the top 16 ranked nations compete in two divisions.  Australia… Read more »

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 »