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Asian Hockey Federation (AHF) to organize another set of Online Education Workshops exclusively for Hockey India Coaches and Technical Officials

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A total of four AHF Online Education Workshops will be held exclusively for Hockey India Coaches and Technical Officials from 05 September 2020 to 20 September 2020.

After the successful completion of the AHF Online Education Workshops exclusively for the Hockey India Coaches and Technical Officials in July and August 2020 and the AHF Online Workshop – Event Planning and Management on 01 September 2020, the Asian Hockey Federation (AHF) will organize another set of workshops during the course of this month. A group of 15-30 Coaches and Technical Officials will be attending four more AHF Online Education Workshops in September.

Aimed at providing technical expertise and knowledge on various aspects of officiating, rules and regulations and goal-scoring these online education workshops will be conducted free of cost for participating candidates online through Microsoft Teams application. Each workshop will consist of a three to four hours' session including a break. 



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Speaking on the participation of the Coaches and Technical Officials in the AHF Online Education Workshops Mr. Gyanendro Ningombam, Officiating President, Hockey India said, "The AHF Online Education Workshops has been fantastic for the growth of our Technical Officials and Coaches. The Asian Hockey Federation has delved into the nitty-gritty of officiating and coaching and our Technical Officials and Coaches have utilized the opportunity to improve their knowledge of their respective fields through the AHF Online Education Workshops. We hope to continue working with AHF to improve all aspects of hockey in Asia."





Meanwhile, Dato Tayyab Ikram, Chief Executive, Asian Hockey Federation (AHF) and Chairman FIH Development and Education Committee also commented on the occasion, "We are delighted to conduct another set of AHF Online Education Workshops for Hockey India Coaches and Technical Officials. We have witnessed the way the Coaches and Technical Officials have evolved through the workshops in the last two months and we want to continue to see the Hockey India Coaches and Technical Officials grow in their respective expertise in September." 

Along with the online workshops exclusively for Hockey India, the AHF will organize another set of online education workshops for all Asian hockey-playing nations in September. Hockey India has nominated a maximum of six candidates for each of these education workshops.

At the end of the AHF online education workshops, participating candidates will receive a participation certificate that will help them in the future FIH AHF Course Selection.

Please find below details on the four more AHF Online Education Workshops, after the AHF Online Workshop – Event Planning and Management, being conducted by AHF exclusively for Hockey India Technical Officials and Coaches during the course of September:


1.  AHF-HI Online Umpiring Workshop – Physical Factors

Date: 05 September 2020

2.  AHF-HI Online Technical Officials’ Workshop – Rules and Regulations

Date: 08 September 2020

3. AHF-HI Online Coaching Workshop – Goal Scoring

Date: 13 September 2020

4. AHF-HI Online Coaching Workshop – Turn Overs

Date: 20 September 2020


Please find below details on the eight AHF Online Education Workshops being conducted for hockey-playing nations in Asia by AHF during the course of this month:


Coaching Workshops:

1. AHF Online Coaching Workshop – Turn Overs

Date: 05 September 2020

2. AHF Online Coaching Workshop – Goal Scoring

Date: 11 September 2020

3. AHF Online Coaching Workshop – Goalkeeping

Date: 25 September 2020

4. AHF Coaching Workshop: Set Plays: Free Hits, Attacking & Defending Dynamics

Date: 30 September 2020


Technical Officiating Workshops:

5. AHF Online Technical Officials’ Workshop – Roles & Responsibilities

Date: 10 September 2020

6. AHF Online Technical Officials’ Workshop – Communication & Working with Teams

Date: 12 September 2020

Umpiring Workshops:

7. AHF Online Umpiring Workshop – Communication

Date: 19 September 2020

8. AHF Online Umpiring Workshop – Mental Factors

Date: 26 September 2020

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