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Road to the 2019 CCOA: Chinese Taipei

If there’s one team that historically has been the team to beat at the IIHF Women’s Challenge Cup of Asia...

Road to the 2019 CCOA: Malaysia ices dynamic goaltending duo

There may be a 25 year age gap between Tg Farhana Azuma Tg Abdillah and Wen Min Low, but together...

Road to the 2019 CCOA: Mongolia heads indoors for first IIHF women’s competition

While Mongolia is one of the few IIHF members with no indoor ice rinks, the landlocked country has a rich...

Road to the 2019 CCOA: Kuwait prepares to make IIHF women’s debut

  When Kuwait’s women’s hockey team makes its IIHF debut this April at the 2019 Challenge Cup of Asia (CCOA),...

Road to the 2019 CCOA: Enthusiastic spirit carries Singapore through highs and lows

Singapore’s female ice hockey players know that they are fighting an uphill battle. However, that knowledge seems to be fuelling...

Road to the 2019 CCOA: UAE women’s team brings IIHF hockey to the Middle East

In just under five months, Abu Dhabi’s Zayed Sports City Ice Rink will play host to the 2019 IIHF Women’s...

Road to the 2019 CCOA: New Zealand

Abbey Heale, at just 17 years old, has already played for New Zealand’s senior women’s ice hockey team (the Ice...

Road to the 2019 CCOA: Team Philippines

At the 2018 IIHF Women’s Challenge Cup of Asia (CCOA) Division I tournament in Malaysia, there was one player who...

Growing girls hockey in Copenhagen

The image is intriguing. Two girls taking a face-off in the dark with a glowing red puck. This image quickly...

American teams head to Masters Worlds with women’s ball hockey on the rise in the United States

The world’s top Masters (35+) women’s ball hockey teams are arriving in Bermuda this week for the 2018 International Street...

Daniela Gendron to Make U Sports Debut with Concordia

Daniela Gendron got her first taste of hockey in her birth country of Mexico. Gendron’s Quebecois father introduced her and...

Alex Gowie to play with Pandas in return to U Sports

One of the University of Alberta Pandas’ latest women’s hockey recruits has, at the age of 25, already won a...

Perth Inferno Becomes the AWIHL’s First Expansion Team

The Perth Inferno may be a new addition to the Australian Women’s Ice Hockey League (AWIHL), but the team and...

Canada Looks to Defend Title at ISBHF Masters World Ball Hockey Championships in Bermuda

This September, Canada will aim to defend its title as the International Street and Ball Hockey Federation (ISBHF) Masters Women’s...

Former BC Female Midget AAA Player Aims to Represent New Zealand on World Stage Next Year

When Reagyn Shattock arrived in New Zealand, it reminded her of parts of Canada’s British Columbia (BC), and her move...

The 2018 Hockey 5’s Tournament: Experiencing Hockey in Hong Kong

Located on the tenth floor of the MegaBox shopping mall is Hong Kong’s largest ice rink. Featuring 30 metre high...

Leading the way for Female Officials in Spain

The 2018 IIHF Women’s World Championship Division II Group B was a significant tournament for Spain. Besides being hosted in...

Manitoba Wins Gold at 2018 National Aboriginal Hockey Championships

Manitoba successfully defended their title at the 2018 National Aboriginal Hockey Championships last weekend, winning gold for a second year...

Great Britain’s Clara Ashton Brings IIHF Experience to the SCWHL

Photo credit: Clara Ashton/Ice Hockey UK  Over the past few years, the South Coast Women’s Hockey League (SCWHL) has attracted...

Denmark Seeks Improvement at 2018 Division I Group A Worlds

When Denmark takes to the ice on Sunday April 8 at the 2018 IIHF Division 1 Group A Women’s World...

The Future Remains Bright for 2016 Youth Olympic Games Medallists

The 2018 IIHF U18 Women’s World Championship Division IA tournament this January featured not just exciting games between six countries...

Player-Coach Courtney Birchard Lends a Hand to Slovakia’s Ice Dream Ko?ice

When Košice’s first women’s ice hockey team folded in 1996 because the arena they used was being reconstructed, the lack...

The Recent Growth of Female Ice Hockey in Serbia

For decades, female ice hockey was virtually nonexistent in the landlocked Eastern European country of Serbia, as similarly to many...

Bulgaria Looks Forward to Hosting Upcoming IIHF Tournament

The 2018 IIHF Women’s World Championships season kicks off in just over a week with the Division II Group B...

Katarina Zgraja Continues Successful Career with Germany’s ERC Ingolstadt

After four years with the University of Wisconsin’s women’s ice hockey program, Katarina Zgraja decided that she didn’t want her...

Advancing Female Ice Hockey in New Zealand

This past February, female ice hockey players from New Zealand’s North Island and South Island faced off against each other...

British Columbia’s Madeleine Ericsson to Play for Sweden’s HV71

It all started for Madeleine Ericsson when she was seven years old, when her mom signed her up to play...

The Streatham Storm Prepare to Join the English Women’s Elite League for the 2017/18 Season

A storm is coming to the U.K.’s English Women’s Elite ice hockey league—London’s Streatham Storm. This past May, the Streatham...

Seattle Girls Hockey Club: Growing the Game in Washington State

It is a Sunday morning at 8:00am at Lynnwood Ice Center in Washington state, and a group of young female...

The Philippines’ National Women’s Hockey Team Attends First IIHF Competition

A group of women from the Philippines made history this past week, becoming the country’s first national women’s ice hockey...