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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 »

2018-2022 New Rules Overview

The 2018-2022 IIHF Rule Book was published by the IIHF on 2 July 2018 (New Rule Book is here) introducing a number of major and minor rule changes.  Prior to the publication of the new rule book, Referees-in-Chief from around the world came together at the 2018 IIHF Global Officiating Summit to familiarise themselves with… Read more »