New FIH stick regulations

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The FIH have announced plans to change the Rules of Hockey concerning stick regulations.

The new stick regulations brought in by the FIH are already in force in international hockey but they are not to be introduced into domestic hockey until after 1st January 2013.


Alex Danson in action for England women at the Samsung FIH Champions Trophy, Nottingham 2010


England Hockey has decided to introduce the new regulations, which regulate the bow of a stick, from the beginning of the 2013/14 season ie 1st September 2013.

Further details of the new FIH regulations can be found in the document below: