FIH appoints Jason McCracken as Chief Executive Officer

Posted on:26 Oct 2016 15:07:52

FIH appoints Jason McCracken as Chief Executive Officer
26 October 2016 Current Affairs GK: The International Hockey Federation (FIH) has appointed New Zealand's Jason McCracken as its Chief Executive Officer (CEO) on 25 October 2016.

McCracken will take over FIH in February 2017. He will replace Kelly Fairweather, who is leaving for the International Tennis Federation after six years in the role.

McCracken is a renowned figure in hockey family. He served as an Olympic and World Cup umpire, FIH committee member and technical official for over 20 years.

McCracken’s most recent appointments were technical delegate at the Rio 2016 Olympics and tournament director at the 2014 men's hockey World Cup in The Hague, Netherlands.

International Hockey Federation : The International Hockey Federation is the international governing body of field hockey and indoor field hockey. Its headquarters are located in Lausanne, Switzerland.

 It is responsible for field hockey's major international tournaments, notably the World Cup. It was founded on 7 January 1924 in Paris by Paul Leautey. In 1982, the FIH merged with the International Federation of Women's Hockey Associations (IFWHA).

 

Gk Current Affairs April 2017

28 APRIL
NEWS
27 APRIL
NEWS
26 APRIL
NEWS
25 APRIL
NEWS

Gk Current Affairs March 2017

31 MARCH
NEWS
30 MARCH
NEWS
29 MARCH
NEWS
28 MARCH
NEWS

Gk Current Affairs February 2017

28 FEBRUARY
NEWS
27 FEBRUARY
NEWS
25 FEBRUARY
NEWS
24 FEBRUARY
NEWS




Get Daily Current Affairs to your Email

You can Unsubscribe us at any time.

Get Daily Current Affairs to your Email

You can Unsubscribe us at any time.