Hockey Revolution 2016 Awards
The formal awards ceremony, which will take place over dinner at the No Limits Ball, will incorporate the presentation of the following Awards:
Member of Honour
Within the Federation such an honour is restricted to persons who have served on the Council. It may also be given to individuals outside the Federation as a special honour for outstanding contribution and services to hockey.
Order of Merit
The Order of Merit may be awarded to individuals, whether members of FIH or not. In the case of FIH members for distinguished service over a period of at least ten years, or for exceptional achievement or contribution that is important in the international field. In the case of those who are not members of the FIH, constructive and positive activity over a period of at least 15 years, or unique personal achievement or contribution which has benefited international hockey. No more than four awards may be given during each two-year period.
Diploma of Merit
The Diploma of Merit may be awarded to individuals, whether members or ex-members of the FIH.For shorter period of distinguished service or lesser service than that required for those receiving the Order of Merit, extended by a continuation of the individual’s devotion to hockey (for past members of FIH). No more than six awards may be given during each two-year period.
Pablo Negre Trophy, presented by Musco
This Trophy is presented to a National Association that has made a significant mark either through innovative programmes and initiatives or by embracing the true spirit of hockey through exceptional sportsmanship over the past year.
Guust Lathouwers Memorial Trophy
This Trophy is awarded to an individual who has made a significant mark on the development of umpiring.
Theo Ykema Award
The Theo Ykema Award is presented to a National Association who has inspired, developed and enriched hockey in its homeland through various projects and initiatives.
Etienne Glichitch Award
This Award recognises an individual, Continental Federation or National Association who has developed hockey through innovative ideas and/or the professionalisation of their organisation.
HRH Sultan Azlan Shah Award
The HRH Sultan Azlan Shah Award is designed to acknowledge actions and achievements undertaken by an individual not only within hockey but also in their professional careers.
Super Fair Play Trophy Rene G Frank
The Super Fair Play Trophy recognises a team or individual that has upheld the spirit of hockey and conveyed the utmost respect for their opponents through exemplary sportsmanship on or off the field.
To see a full list of past winners, click here