On November 24th, we held our Volunteer Recognition & Annual Awards Dinner in Vancouver. We were honoured to recognize twenty individuals for their commitment, hard work and dedication to our community and to field hockey in BC.Continue reading
The Canadian Men’s & Women’s Masters Field Hockey programs are both seeking a head coach to work with them in advance of the 2018 Masters World Cup in Spain. Both positions are volunteer opportunities, but travel costs will be paid for the World Cup. The deadline to apply is December 1st.
The 2017 Provincial AAA Girls High School Field Hockey Championship was held from Nov. 15th to 17th in Richmond. Handsworth Secondary School defeated Kelowna Secondary School 1-0 in the Final to win the Championship. Congratulations to all teams that competed! Continue reading
We are hosting a NCCP Coaching Seminar in Vancouver from January 5th-7th. Join us over the weekend in the FUNdamentals, Learn 2 Train, or Train 2 Train Coaching Courses. We will also be running a CAC Making Ethical Decisions/Concussion Module. This is a great opportunity for new and experienced coaches!Continue reading
The 2017 Provincial AA Girls High School Field Hockey Championship was held on Nov. 8th to 10th. Collingwood School beat Crofton House 2-1 in the final to claim the Championship banner. Congratulations to all teams involved, including host JL Crowe who did a great job for the second-straight year.
The UBC Thunderbirds won the U Sports National Championship on Nov. 4th, marking the 7th-straight time the squad has hoisted the McCrae Cup. UBC defeated the York U Lions by a 2-0 margin in straight games to win the best-of-three Championship series.Continue reading
The 2017 USports Women’s Field Hockey National Championship is being held at UBC from November 3rd to 5th. The UBC Thunderbirds will be playing the York Lions in a best-of-three series at Wright Field.Continue reading
The School of Kinesiology at the University of British Columbia is seeking applicants for a part-time Sessional Field Hockey Instructor. This appointment runs for approximately 6 weeks (four hours per week) from February 27 to April 5, 2018.Continue reading
For the 10th time in 11 years, the UBC Thunderbirds Women’s Field Hockey team have been named the Canada West Champions. The UVic Vikes finished second in the conference. Several BC athletes were honoured when the Canada West Awards were handed out.Continue reading
Mathias Ahrens has joined FHBC as the Regional Head Coach for Male Athlete Programs on the Mainland. Mathias has a long history of coaching including appointments with National Teams in Scotland, Canada and India. He has also worked with FHBC on several occasions in the Regional and Provincial Program.Continue reading