Worlds Competition

2017 WORLD AGE GROUP UNDERWATER HOCKEY CHAMPIONSHIPS

fourth-world-age-group-underwater-hockey-championship-2017The Fourth World Age Group Underwater Hockey Championships will be held right here in Hobart on the 12th-22nd July 2017.

“Building on the success of the first 3 UWH Age Group Championships held in Dordrecht, Eger and Castellon we would like to make the Age Group Championship in Hobart 2017 the biggest, the most competitive, and the most spectacular yet. We invite all players from all the countries of the world to come to Hobart and compete, whether your country is a champion of Underwater Hockey, or inexperienced on the world stage. Hobart is a delightful city with a long history of competitive Underwater Hockey. We are sure you will all enjoy visiting, playing and mixing with other competitors.”

Nick Martyn, Executive Director, UWH Australia

For more information on the competition, please visit the official competition website


2016 ELITE WORLDS UNDERWATER HOCKEY CHAMPIONSHIPS

The 2016 Worlds UWH Championships have now been completed in Stellenbosch, South Africa, with Australia taking out the Gold Medals for Elite Mens, Masters Women, and Masters Men yesterday. A fantastic set of results, and the Australian Elite Womens team can hold their heads up high too.  For full results of the competition, click here.

Congratulations to all the Australian players, coaches, Teams Manager, referees and to all in the Australian Worlds Team, and especially to those from Tasmania:

Elite women:
Hannah Robert-Tissot (VC)
Alice van der Woude
Eliza Game
Dan Hunt
Fiona Walsh
Camille White
Tori Wickham
Phoebe Stewart*
Kathryn Tenbensel*
(*not current resident of Tassie, but still Tassie!)

Elite Men:
Nick Martyn (VC)
Nick Yong
Jack Robert-Tissot
Matt Paine
Stewart Parkinson*
Coach – David Lambert

Masters Women:
Nat Wickham

Referees:
Simon Talbot
Pieter van der Woude
Nathan Whelan

Assistant Manager:
Andrew Robert-Tissot

Some great team photos can be found at the Underwater Hockey Australia Facebook site – click here.