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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 is currently ranked 10th in the world.
This is Jeffrey’s 17th IIHF World Inline Championship (1996, ’97, 2000, ’01, ’02, ’04, ’06, ’07, ’08, ’09, ’10, ’11, ’12, ’13, ’14, ’15, ’17)  where has has officiated 93 matches, including 5 gold medal games in the Top Division (1996, 1997, 2001, 2004, 2009).  Jeffrey has also officiated an additional 9 matches at IIHF Inline Hockey Qualification Tournaments (1999, 2016).
Details on the Championship, including Live Stream, can be found on the IIHF website at:
Jeff is currently scheduled to officiate Canada vs Croatia at 22:00 AEST on Sunday 25th June, Hungary vs Slovakia at 01:00 AEST on Tuesday 27th June and Canada vs Slovakia at 04:00 AEST on Wednesday 28th June.
Post will be updated once more games are allocated.

IIHF Inline Championships start Sunday June 25

Fans of Inline Hockey will be able to catch the excitement with live streams of the 2017 Inline Hockey World Championship on the streaming service Fanseat –

All the games (Top Division + Division 1) will be streamed live from the event taking place in Bratislava, Slovakia from the 25th of June to the 1st of July. Full schedule available at –

National Inline Team Captains announced

Stu Philps, coach of the National Inline Team, announced the Captain and Assistants to the team yesterday during training camp in Brno, Czech Republic.

The group comprising Sean Jones (C) – Melbourne Mustangs, Cameron Todd (A) – Sydney Bears and Brent Fitzgerald (A) are all experienced members of the team.

We wish the team all the best for next week’s World Championships in Bratislava.

Ice Hockey Australia National Team Manager Positions open

Ice Hockey Australia is currently seeking “Expressions of Interest” for the Team Manager roles for the 2018 World Championships:

National Senior Men’s Team

2018 IIHF Ice Hockey Senior Men World Championship Division II Group A 
In Tilburg, Netherlands, 23-29 April 2018 
Participants: Netherlands, Australia, Serbia, Belgium, Iceland, China

National Junior Team

2018 IIHF Ice Hockey U20 World Championship Division III 
In Sofia, Bulgaria, 22-28 January 2018 
Participants: Australia, China, Iceland, New Zealand, Israel, Bulgaria

National Youth Team

2018 IIHF Ice Hockey U18 World Championship Division II Group A 
In Tallinn, Estonia, 1-7 April 2018 
Participants: Poland, Estonia, Lithuania, Korea, Great Britain, Australia 

National Women’s Team

2018 IIHF Ice Hockey Women’s World Championship Division II Group A 
In Bled, Slovenia, 7-13 April 2018 
Participants: Netherlands, Great Britain, DPR Korea, Slovenia, Australia, Mexico 

National U18 Women’s Team

2018 IIHF Ice Hockey U18 Women’s World Championship Division I Group B 
In Krynica, Poland, 6-12 January 2018 
Participants: France, Denmark, Poland, Great Britain, China, Australia 

While not essential, Ice Hockey Australia is seeking an applicant with experience in Team
Management at a National League, National Championship or World Championship level.

The successful applicant will be expected, in conjunction with the other National Team Management staff, to plan, organise and attend a pre-tournament training camp prior to the World Championships. 

Furthermore, in replying to this application, submit your “Expression of Interest” form include a current CV detailing your experience and other information you feel is relevant to your
application to Ice Hockey Australia at  

In addition,  the National Team Officers Duties and Responsibilities document  is available for your general information.

Applications for this position close on 30 June 2017 (COB). 

Goalie Camp with the Pros – Free

The 3rd annual goalie camp in both Melbourne and Sydney brought to you by the
stopconcussions foundation as a part of the USA vs Canada series.

         Melbourne June 24th – Hisense Arena
         Sydney June 17th – Qudos Bank Arena
         3:00 pm to 4:30pm on ice
An incredible opportunity to learn from pro goalies Joe Fallon and Chris Driedger!

You must email to book your place

Goalie Clinic with the Pros !!!