EURO STARS

SPOTS OPEN FOR REFEREE OBSERVER AND JURY COURSES

For the upcoming Euro Stars Tournament, there are still spots open for the Referee Observer and Jury courses. We highly encourage the nations to consider this possibility to sign up. Becoming Referee Observer is a way to become a foundamental and really practical part of the development of the movement, as you will ... More

IPCH EURO STARS TOURNAMENT CONFIRMED

We are happy to confirm the IPCH Euro Stars Tournament will take place from 20 to 24 February in Lignano Sabbiadoro (UD). The tournament will count for IPCH World Ranking List and will provide you all the chance to play with the Official IPCH Game Rules edition 2018 and the possibility to&nbs... More

GROUPS FOR THE IPCH EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIP 2020

Today during the Apuväline assistive technology & accessibility exhibition in Tampere, Finland, the drawing ceremony for the European Championship 2020 took place. It was conducted by the Local Organizing Committee overlooked by IPCH representative Anna Rossi and Rasmus Dissing Nielsen. The eight allocated ... More

EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIP DRAWING

On the 9th of November the drawing ceremony for the 2020 European Championship will take place in Tampere, Finland. The drawing ceremony will together with an exhibition match, take place at the Apuväline assistive technology & accessibility exhibition in Tampere. You can watch the drawing ceremony live on the ... More

TECHNICAL DELEGATES FOR THE EC2020 ANNOUNCED

We're happy to announce that IPCH have chosen Anna Rossi (Italy) as Technical Delegate and Aina Budde (Denmark) as Assistant Technical Delegate for the European Championship 2020 in Pajulahti Paralympic Center in the city of Lahti in Finland. Anna Rossi has for many years been part of the Sport Executive Committee and ... More

CLASSIFICATION SYSTEM REFINED

As presented in the Sport Congress 2018 thanks to a certain number of evidence-based researches and studies the IPCH Classification Committee has succeeded in proving the need of creating and using “half point classes” to better describe the functionality of each player and ensure a more fair and precise overall ... More

NEW SPORT EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE

At the Sport Congress this passed monday, the new IWAS Sport Executive Committee put together after the nominees was voted in. Current chairman Fabio Rodo (Italy) and Miro Reijonen (Finland) was candidates for the position as the chairman. Fabio Rodo was re-elected as chairman of the Sport Executive Committee. Anna ... More

INTERVIEW | KIERAN WATTS

I discovered Powerchair Hockey in 2010. I had been playing other sports previously, but I had friends that played Powerchair Hockey. They were preparing for the World Championships of 2010. That’s when I knew that I wanted to represent my country one day. It’s my biggest goal and come September 27th I will have ... More

UPDATED CLASSIFICATION MANUAL

We have updated the classification manual. The updated classification manual will be valid after the 2018 Sport Congress and can be found in the Sport Congress download section: Powerchairhockey.org/sportcongress2018   You can still find the old Classification Manual which will be the current valid edition ... More

INTERVIEW | MAARTEN CLAES

I got to know Powerchair Hockey via a teacher of my elementary school, she knew the sport and introduced me to it. What I love so much about it, is the fact that you can sweat on the field and you will cool down because of driving so fast on the field. Just kidding. Just like a lot of other sports, Powerchair Hockey is a ... More