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Mark Murphy’s heading to the Home of Hockey August 30, 2017

Mark Murphy, a young 16 year old from the Flying Ducks team in Dublin is heading to the Home of Hockey, Canada, for 1 year. Mark will be heading to Montreal, a city he visited earlier in 2017 when the Flying Ducks team visited the city with almost 50 people. Mark had arrived in advance […]

Registration for 2017/18 Season Opens 01 September. August 30, 2017

NOTICE TO ALL MEMBERS: Membership for the 2017/18 Season will open this coming Friday 1st of September 2017. As in the 2016/2017 season, the IIHA are administering their membership’s registration through the GoMembership portal. All registrations for the Irish Ice Hockey Association (IIHA) must be done through the online portal (iiha.azolve.com). IMPORTANT INFORMATION: THE 2017/18 REGISTRATIONS MUST ONLY BE DONE […]

Senior Men’s Team Trials June 9, 2017

Irish Men's Senior Ice Hockey Team

Hello, The IIHA is pleased to announce that we will be holding Senior Men’s team trials on 24/6/17 at the Dundonald International Ice Bowl, Belfast from 10:15pm until 11:30pm. The cost will be £10 per player. This trial session is open to all players aged 18 years and older with a valid Irish passport. For […]

Notice of Annual General Meeting March 24, 2017

ATTENTION: To all members of the Irish Ice Hockey Association. The IIHA Executive would like to announce that our Annual General Meeting will be held on Saturday 22nd April, at Sport H.Q. in Blanchardstown. The meeting will commence at 2 p.m. sharp. We ask that all attending please arrive by 1:45 p.m. The A.G.M. is […]

The Toughest Trade – Hockey & Hurling Edition March 6, 2017

Attention Hockey & Hurling fans around the World. The Irish Ice Hockey Association (IIHA) are delighted to let you all know about a very special TV programme hitting the screens this week. AIB Presents The Toughest Trade this coming Friday (10th of March) on RTÉ 2 at 10.35pm (GMT). This week’s Toughest Trade episode sees Wexford Hurling Star Lee […]

2017 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championships – Belfast February 8, 2017

The IIHA are delighted to announce that our colleagues in Ice Hockey UK will be hosting the 2017 IIHF Division 1 Group B Ice Hockey World Championships in the SSE Arena in Belfast from Sunday 23rd April 2017 to Saturday 29th April 2017. Tickets are now on sale and fans can buy through various outlets – online through Ticketmaster or from […]

Hockey Hall of Fame – Team Ireland Jersey Unveiled January 13, 2017

The IIHA is pleased to announce that Irish Senior team player Conor Redmond’s jersey is now being displayed in the Hockey Hall of Fame in Toronto, Canada. Conor wore this jersey in the 2013 WC’s in South Africa where he was named Irish player of the tournament. We are all very proud of this honour […]

IIHF Under 20 Division II B World Championships – Spain 2017 January 8, 2017

The IIHA would like to congratulate Vytautas (Vytas) Lukosevicius on his selection as a linesman at the International Ice Hockey Federation Under 20 Division II B World Championships currently being held in Logrono, Spain. Vytas has been heavily involved in the development of the Irish Ice Hockey Association’s Referee’s and Officials. The IIHA would like to […]

Season’s Greetings December 25, 2016

The Irish Ice Hockey Association would like to wish all of its officers, members, volunteers and supporters a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year. We hope that everyone has a very peaceful and pleasant holiday and that 2017 is a prosperous year for you and your loved ones. Merry Christmas & Happy New […]

Michael Finnegan, Cork’s Oldest Ice Skater December 6, 2016

The IIHA are delighted to bring to you a story that will make you smile. Thanks to Cork on Ice for putting this together and sharing.   Michael Finnegan took up ice skating ten years ago when he was 70. Now at 80 he is on his second pair of skates and is not planning […]