News from the IHA Board – June 2021

Contents: 1. Board message 2. IIHF Annual Congress 3. IIHF World Championships update 4. Australian National Team Coaching Staff Extensions 5. 2021 Goalie Coaching Symposium (7 & 8 August 2021) 6. AGM announcement 7. Provide feedback Dear members, Despite the continued temporary border closures and travel constraints due to the pandemic, it is great to… Read more »

Ice Hockey Australia to host virtual youth development camp

In early January, Ice Hockey Australia will be hosting a free virtual youth development camp with speakers from USA Hockey, Canada’s Western Hockey League, Canadian University Hockey and the Australian national team. Players will learn a range of skills to improve skating, puck handling, offensive and defensive play, strength and condition and more.  The presentations… Read more »

After 4 years on the IHA Board Miranda Ransome resigns as President

After four years on the IHA Board, Miranda Ransome resigns as President. Reflecting on the needs of the game, Ms Ransome resigned prior to the Special General Meeting that was called in late November. For the past 13 years, Ms Ransome has been involved in ice hockey in Australia, volunteering in various roles from local… Read more »

Vale Tim Frampton – Former President and Head Commissioner, AIHL

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Tim Frampton, former President and Head Commissioner of the Australian Ice Hockey League (AIHL).   Tim joined the AIHL as President from 2006 and served in that role until the AGM in late 2011.   Tim’s skills as a friendly and pragmatic negotiator were… Read more »

IIHF Council announces more cancellations

This article was originally posted on the IIHF website. The IIHF Council decided unanimously today to initiate another series of tournament cancellations for the 2020/21 season, following recommendations of the IIHF COVID-19 Expert Group. With the exception of the 2021 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship, the 2021 IIHF World Junior Championship, the 2021 IIHF Ice… Read more »