Full of joy: Sidney Crosby celebrates with the trophy after winning the 2015 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship. Photo: Richard Wolowicz / HHOF-IIHF Images
There was never any doubt that a World Championship held in the Czech Republic would be a resounding success. Czechs love their hockey; they have a great team; the country is...
From scary to strong
Female hockey legends talk game’s growth, future[more]
Maria Rooth (left) and Fran Rider (right) were both inducted into the IIHF Hall of Fame. Rider was the first person to be inducted as a builder for contributions primarily to women's hockey. Photos: Andre Ringuette / HHOF-IIHF Images
In 2015 the IIHF is celebrating 25 years since it supported the first Women’s World Championship in Ottawa in 1990. Since then the game has grown...
Skills competition goes global
Final qualifier before 2016 Youth Olympic Winter Games[more]
New Zealand is among the 37 nations that will compete to send its athletes to the 2016 Youth Olympic Winter Games Ice Hockey Skills Challenge event. Photo: GEPA
ZURICH – The signature individual ice hockey event of the Youth Olympic Games, the skills challenge competition, has finalized its athletes' list going into the next...