At FIH we exist to raise the global status and popularity of Hockey. We passionately believe in our ambition - a global game, relevant to the next generation. Set up in 1924, the FIH is recognised by the International Olympic Committee, as well as by the FIH’s Members and the Continental Federations, as the sole ultimate governing body for the sport of Hockey throughout the world. We are based in Lausanne, Switzerland – the home of the IOC and most other major International Federations.
The FIH Executive Board is the legislative body of the FIH. It meets three times a year and is made up of the President, the Chief Executive Officer and 14 members, five of which represent the Continental Federations and one that serves as the athlet…Read more
Our staff are mostly based in Lausanne. Although with events and National Associations all over the world we are often travelling. When we are not working hard to deliver our strategy you can find us playing, watching and supporting hockey. To meet t…Read more
FIH Committees and Panels
At FIH we currently have several Committees and Panels who play an important role in the Federation’s governance structure. Below is a list of all the members and a summary of each group's function.Read more