The European Hockey Federation and the Netherlands Hockey Association (KNHB) are organizing a joint Youth Leadership Festival to coincide with the Rabo EuroHockey Championships 2017. The event is for youngsters aged 16 to 26 who are active in coaching, refereeing, event management, club management and communications.
Participants will be nominated by their own national hockey association on the basis of their stand-out capacities within the world of hockey. The festival theme is let’s give youth a voice.
The programme will include a variety of workshops along intercultural and organisational themes. The participants will also be invited to present their own hockey development projects. The presenter of the best project will win the title European Youth Hockey Leader 2017.
The Youth Hockey Leadership Festival will take place from Tuesday August 15 to Saturday August 19 at hockey club Athena in Amsterdam. Participants will also be able to brush up on their skills during the ParaHockey Championships that take place at both hockey club Pinoké and in the Wagener Stadium.
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