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FIH Congress to be held in Utrecht
 
    

     Utrecht, the site of the first-ever double World Cups, will also be the site of the 35th bi-annual FIH Statutory Congress. The Congress, scheduled for 9 am to 2 pm on 30th May at the Holiday Inn in Utrecht, will feature elections for Hon. Secretary General, Hon. Treasurer and 15 Council seats. A lunch will follow immediately for Congress attendees and members of the media. Journalists wishing to cover the Congress should contact Communications Manager, Mary Coyle, at FIH offices in Brussels by 10th May.

     In addition to the Statutory Congress, a full agenda of meetings and courses will be held between 25-31 May, including the FIH Executive Board and Council, Presidents Forum, several Committees and the first ever meeting of the FIH Athletes Panel. A full schedule can be found below.

The following are candidates for open positions:

     Hon. Secretary General: Els van Breda Vriesman (NED), outgoing candidate; Hon. Treasurer: Robert Lycke (BEL), new candidate;

Council Members:

     Women Liliana de Capurro (ARG), new candidate; Sue Neill (CAN), outgoing candidate; Corrine Pritchard (NZL), outgoing candidate; Pam Tye (AUS), outgoing candidate; Vidya Stokes (IND), new candidate; Dr. Kathleen Watson (JAM), outgoing candidate.

     Men - Mudassar Asghar (PAK),outgoing candidate; David Balbirnie (IRL), new candidate; Alberto Budeisky (ARG); new candidate; Wim Cornelis (NED), new candidate; Peter Crane (ENG), outgoing candidate; Davider Singh Bharij (KEN), new candidate; Aláin Danet (FRA), outgoing candidate; A.A. Dawood Al Raisi (OMA), new candidate; Lazar Enciu (RUM), new candidate; Eduardo Guelfand (ARG), outgoing candidate; Daniel McCormack (ARG), new candidate; Leandro Negre (ESP),outgoing candidate; Dominique Paret (FRA), new candidate; Wolfgang Rommel (GER), outgoing candidate; Jerry Smorawinski (POL), outgoing candidate; Evangelos Vavvas (GRE), new candidate; Ernie Wall (ECO), outgoing candidate; Derek Wilshere (NZL), new candidate; Brian Bremner (NZL), not standing for re-election; Douglas. Grey (IRL), not standing for re-election; Robert Lycke (BEL), outgoing candidate not standing for re-election if elected Hon. Treasurer.

FIH meeting schedule Utrecht, May 1998

 

DATE

TIME

VENUE

Meeting/Course

17-24 May

See Committee roundup for details

FIH Coaching Course

25 May

08:30-16:00

Holiday Inn

Marketing & Promotion Committee

25 May

25 May

09:0012:00

09:00-12:00

Holiday Inn

Holiday Inn

Umpiring Committee

Developement & Coaching Comm. Task Forces on Promotion, Youth & Education

25 May

09:00-12:30

Holiday Inn

FIH Coaches + Coaching Operations Group

25 May

13:00-16:00

Holiday Inn

DCC-Strategy Group

25 May

20:00-23:00

Holiday Inn

DCC Coaching Operations Group

26,28,19 May

See Committee Roundup for details

FIH-KNHB Coaching Conference

26 May

09:00

Stadium

Competitions Committee

26 May

09:00-12:00

Holiday Inn

Umpiring Committee

26 May

09:00-12:00

Holiday Inn

DCC Plenary Group

26 May

26 May

09:00-12:00

11:00

Holiday Inn

Stadium

Medical Committee

Foundation

27 May

27 May

09:00-12:00

09:00-12:00

Holiday Inn

Holiday Inn

TDs meeting on TV requirements

Equipment Committee

27 May

15:00-18:00

Holiday Inn

Presidents Forum

28 May

09:00-16:00

Holiday Inn

Executive Board I

28 May

28 May

09:00-12:00

09:00-12:00

Holiday Inn

Holiday Inn

Equipment Committee

DCC Plenary and/or DCC Groups and Task Forces

29 May

29 May

09:00-16:00

11:00-13:00

Holiday Inn

Holiday Inn

Council I

Presentation of DCC 4-Year plan with discussions for delegates to Congress

30 May

09:00-14:00

Holiday Inn

Congress

31 May

31 May

31 May

09:00-10:00

10:00-11:00

12.15

Holiday Inn

Holiday Inn

Media Centre

Council II

Executive Board II

FIH Press Conference

Athletes Panel meeting to be announced.