Czech 2015 a turning point?
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Was Crosby’s desire to play a game changer?[more]

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 affordable, enticing thousands of fans from other European nations to attend.

Indeed, the 64 games this year... [more]

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... [more]

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... [more]

CHL schedule released

12 games on opening night[more]

Coop Norrbotten Arena Lulea  SwedenLulea Hockey will begin defence of its CHL title on home ice against Lukko Rauma. Photo: Martin Rose / Getty Images
ZURICH – The Champions Hockey League has released its schedule for the 2015–16 Group Stage. In all, 96 games are organized into three consecutive weekends (Thursday to... [more]

Nemeth steps down

Hungary Ice Hockey Federation president moves on[more]

Miklos Nemeth has resigned as president of the Hungarian Ice Hockey... [more]

Germany, Cortina part ways

New coach for new era to be found[more]

The German Ice Hockey Association announced that the contract with national... [more]

Looking back

Czech Republic was sensational host[more]

Sixteen teams, 64 games, 17 days, a record crowd of 741,690 overall, and one of... [more]

Media accreditation

Form online for Inline Hockey Worlds[more]

ZURICH – The media accreditation form for the 2015 IIHF Inline Hockey... [more]



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