Hockey India Appoints Roelant Oltmans As Director, High Performance

New Delhi, 17 December 2013: Hockey India announced the appointment of the vastly experienced Mr. Roelant Oltmans as Director, High Performance.

Roelant Oltmans

Roelant Oltmans

Hockey India Secretary General Dr Narinder Batra said that the appointment of Roelant Oltmans is an important step to ensure that a strategic program is in place for our senior and junior men and women teams.

“Hockey India has been looking for a candidate that not only has the experience of High Performance Management but also understands the unique attributes of working on the sub-continent. We are confident that Roelant will bring his vast experience and knowledge into this key position” he said. Continue reading →

42 Indian Coaches have Higher Awareness of High Performance after FIH- HI High Performance Coaching Course: Tayyab Ikram

LUCKNOW, Sept 10:The 42 coaches who took part in the seven-day FIH-Hockey India Coaching and High Performance course will now watch hockey games from a different perspective, both tactically and technically, FIH Master Coach and FIH Coaching and High Performance Manager Tayyab Ikram has said.

“I can say with confidence that these coaches from across India are now empowered with greater high performance awareness and this will start reflecting in their coaching soon,” said Mr Ikram, who conducted the course with FIH Grade 1 Coach Siegfried Aikman during the 2nd Hockey India Junior Men National Championship. Continue reading →

FIH-HI High Performance Coaching Course begins in Lucknow

LUCKNOW, September 4: Olympians and former international hockey players like Mohamad Riaz, Carriapa BJ, Baljeet Singh Saini, Surinder Kaur and Sandeep Kaur are participating in the first-ever High Performance Coaching Programme for Indian coaches being conducted by Federation of International Hockey (FIH) and Hockey India, starting here today.

FIH LogoThe three-year programme aims to help Indian coaches obtain up to a Level 3 certification and will be an annual feature during the Hockey India Junior National championship. As many as 46 coaches have registered for the inaugural course that is being conducted by FIH Master Coach and FIH Coaching and High Performance Manager Tayyab Ikram and FIH Grade 1 Coach Siegfried Aikman Continue reading →

Hockey India announces the FIH – HI High Performance Coaching Programme 2012 – 2015

Hockey India has decided to commence the FIH – HI High Performance Coaching Programme in collaboration with FIH, 2012, a three-year Programme where Indian coaches can obtain up to a Level 3 Certification in Coaching.

FIH LogoFIH Master Coach and FIH Coaching & High Performance Manager Tayyab Ikram and FIH Grade 1 Coach Siegfried Aikman will conduct the first High Performance (HP) Course to commence the FIH – HI High Performance Coaching Programme from September 4 to 10, 2012 to coincide with the 2nd Hockey India Junior Men National Championship 2012 in Lucknow. Continue reading →