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Podcasts about field hockey all over the world


Jon Wyatt about qualifying pathways & a new global ranking
Nov 16 • 32 min
So it’s the middle of November. In Lausanne, Switzerland where the FIH is based first snow has arrived. But that did not stop FIH from launching a couple of press releases in recent days. Announcing some novelties following the meeting of their executive…
#EHCdaily 12 : The one with Marijke Fleuren – “Together we are better!”
Aug 31 • 29 min
The one with Marijke Fleuren, president of EHF and executive board member at the FIH. Within these organisations but also within IOC she is known to be the champion for #EquallyAmazing and all matters related to gender balance in sports. Because “together…
#EHCdaily 11 – The one with the marketeers behind our sport
Aug 26 • 33 min
The one with the marketeers behind our sport… Every day during the European Championships we will publish a new podcast before 8am about #EHC2019 ! In our 11th episode we talked hockey, business and “doing things together” with Bob Verbeeck, CEO Golazo –…
#EHCdaily 10 – The one with Adam Commens
Aug 24 • 27 min
The one with Adam Commens. But before we hear from the technical director of the Belgian hockey federation, listen to the post final comments by Red Lions captain Thomas Briels and his team mate Alexander Hendrickx. Every day during the European…
#EHCdaily 9 – The one with Michelle, Lidewij and Nike
Aug 24 • 13 min
The one with Michelle, Lidewij and Nike. Every day during the European Championships we will publish a new podcast before 8am about the day ahead at #EHC2019 ! In our 9th episode we spoke to Michelle Struijk from Belgium, Lidewij Welten from the…
#EHCdaily 8 – The one with Adam Dixon and the happy Belgians
Aug 22 • 13 min
The one with Adam Dixon and the happy Belgians. Every day during the European Championships we will publish a new podcast before 8am about the day ahead at #EHC2019 ! In our 8th episode we first spoke with Adam Dixon, captain for England following their…
#EHCdaily 7 – The one with the striker, the coach/columnist and the defender
Aug 22 • 28 min
The one with the striker, the coach/columnist and the defender. Tom Boon from Belgium, Todd Williams – an Aussie coaching and writing in the UK and Dutch defender Margot van Geffen. Every day during the European Championships we will publish a new podcast…
#EHCdaily 6 – The one with Mats Grambusch, Kenny Bain & Marc Salles
Aug 21 • 17 min
The one with Mats Grambusch, Kenny Bain & Marc Salles. A German, a Scot and a Spaniard walk into a bar and… No it’s not a joke. It’s the 6th episode of the EHCdaily Every day during the European Championships we will publish a new podcast before 8am about…
#EHCdaily 5 – The one with not one… but two legends
Aug 20 • 26 min
The one with not one… but two legends. Every day during the European Championships we will publish a new podcast before 8am about the day ahead at #EHC2019 ! In our 5th episode we host two legends of the game because there is no other description worthy…
#EHCdaily 4 – The one with Shane McLeod and Maddie Hinch
Aug 19 • 22 min
The one with Shane McLeod and Maddie Hinch. Every day during the European Championships we will publish a new podcast before 8am about the day ahead at #EHC2019 ! In our 4th episode we spoke with Shane McLeod, coach for the Belgian men and Maddie Hinch,…
#EHCdaily 3 – The one with Xavier Reckinger and Thomas Briels
Aug 18 • 16 min
The one with Xavier Reckinger and Thomas Briels. Every day during the European Championships we will publish a new podcast before 8am about the day ahead at #EHC2019 ! In our 3rd episode we spoke with Xavier Reckinger, coach for the German women, Die…
#EHCdaily 2 – The one with David Harte & Abi Raye
Aug 17 • 21 min
The one with David Harte and Abi Raye. Every day during the European Championships we will publish a new podcast before 8am about the day ahead at #EHC2019 ! In our 2nd episode we spoke with David Harte, the goalie for the Irish men’s team. Unfortunately…
#EHCdaily 1 – The one with Marc Coudron… and Miki Delàs
Aug 16 • 25 min
The one with Marc Coudron… and Miki Delàs! Every day during the European Championships we will publish a new podcast before 8am about the day ahead at #EHC2019 ! In our first episode we spoke with Marc Coudron, the president of the Belgian hockey…
FIH Pro League did not fail. Batra failed! Or did he…?
Jul 11 • 16 min
FIH Pro League did not fail. Batra failed! Or did he…? A monologue with some quotes in between based upon the opinion piece published at be-hockey.com after the first season of the FIH Pro League has come to an end… A critical take on the declaration of…
Overpromising and underdelivering
Jun 11 • 29 min
It seems to be the mantra for FIH president Batra in all of his endeavours: overpromising and underdelivering! We’ve seen it with the HIL and the FIH Pro League. And it’s the same for FIH.live so it seems. The platform and app were announced during his…
Will we have dry artificial turf by Paris 2024?
Jun 5 • 31 min
The CEO from FIH, Thierry Weil, told the world about his ambition for a dry artificial turf for elite hockey at the Olympics in Paris 2024. We can all see the thinking and logic behind eliminating the waterbased pitches. But is it realistic? Studio Hockey…
Kill the unicorn – monologue
May 7 • 17 min
Sometimes you just have to kill the unicorn… before it kills you. No, do not fear… We haven’t gone off topic. We’re not doing fairytales, nor are we in the business of animal cruelty. A unicorn in this context has been defined by experts in innovation as…
Monologue: Gotta love the EHL
Apr 23 • 4 min
Once again the EHL lived up to its reputation… In Eindhoven the hockey family came together over the Easter weekend and celebrated our sport.Listen to my monologue following the 2019 EHL edition or read all about it at be-hockey.com… Recorded at…
Jon Wyatt from FIH about the new world ranking
Mar 25 • 36 min
Jon Wyatt is the sports director for the FIH. He joins me, Ernst Baart, on our Studio Hockey podcast talking about some recent developments following a FIH board meeting in March of 2019. The end of the FIH Series, new qualification paths to the FIH World…
Hockey5s : our Frankenstein’s monster
Jan 30 • 18 min
A monologue about Hockey5s. In 2013 the FIH gave birth to hockey’s own Frankenstein’s monster. Contrary to the monster created by dr. Frankenstein this one has a name. We call it Hockey5s. Very much parallel to the fictional character from book and…
Hockey2024 : Start. Play. Stay.
Dec 30, 2018 • 46 min
Mike Joyce, director at The Hockey Foundation and the FIH talks to us about Hockey2024, the newest global strategy for hockey development due to launch in 2019. The strategy has been presented at the recent FIH congress and will be officially launched in…
The World Ranking is a joke
Dec 17, 2018 • 7 min
Let’s start by congratulating Belgium for their amazing progress resulting in a well earned silver at the Rio Games in 2016 and a first gold medal at the most recent World Cup. The secret to their success is a simple formula : a stronger domestic league +…
The proof of the pudding is in the eating
Nov 8, 2018 • 26 min
My thoughts on the FIH congress, hosted in New Delhi last weekend. Where the state of hockey and its future was discussed and decided… Read the column here : be-hockey.com/the-proof-of-the-pudding-is-in-the-eating/
Monologue – Real revolutions do not follow the downtrodden path
Oct 30, 2018 • 16 min
Let the Hockey Revolution change the way we show hockey instead of the way we play it! While hardly anyone is noticing it, I do think the future of our sport will be decided in the years to come. We are at a turning point… Prefer to read about it? Check…
Monologue: Hockey is coming home… or is it?
Sep 23, 2018 • 22 min
Hockey is coming home. It’s the FIH slogan for their newest event about to start in 2019 and meant to be instrumental in the Hockey Revolution, the 2014-2024 strategy for the FIH. We’re half way their 10 year plan and entering Money Time. Let’s recap…
Studio Hockey goes Africa
Sep 14, 2018
Friday 2018-09-14 we talked hockey with some South African hockey legends… Austin Smith, Lloyd Norris-Jones, Rassie Pieterse & my co-host for the occasion Tyron Barnard, sports writer and hockey enthusiast from South Africa as well. We discussed all…
Hola EHL :)
Sep 6, 2018
The EHL is back…almost… We talked to the voice of European hockey Nick Irvine for our podcast ︎ about the EHL returning to the city of Barcelona and Thursday 2018-09-06 at 11am CET (that’s 10am in London, 5pm in Perth or 6am for the early risers in Buenos…
S2E6 : Behind the mask
Aug 24, 2018 • 42 min
Talking hockey with some of the best goalies in the world: David Harte from Ireland & Kampong (NED) and Tobias Walter from Germany & Dragons (BEL). If you prefer you watch it as a video at studiohockey.com as well
Monologue: The FIH is making a mess of it…
Aug 18, 2018 • 9 min
Monologue or should I say rant (don’t worry, it’s just a short podcast) about how the FIH made a mess of it mixing up Hockey5s and real hockey and not being clear about the future of our game of hockey… Listen to it here or read about it here on…
Monologue: the good, the bad and the ugly
Aug 11, 2018 • 14 min
The year 2018 is a World Cup year for hockey! The women’s world cup is done and dusted by now and the men’s is just around the corner. We’ll make some time for a more thorough evaluation of the women’s world cup when the dust has settled and we’ve had…
Monologue: The end of hockey…
Jul 5, 2018 • 12 min
Monologue by Ernst Baart on the so called “end of hockey”… or at least the end of hockey as we know it. Read all about it at be-hockey.com, as well as the answer from Thierry Weil, CEO at the FIH.
Robert van der Horst about EHL and more
May 8, 2017 • 30 min
Robert van der Horst from HC Oranje-Rood talks about the EHL and the upcoming Final 4 for them. Mats Grambüsch from HC Rot Weiss Köln was supposed to join in but had some technical difficulties. Presentation by Floris Geerts and Ernst Baart. Also…
The future of hockey
Mar 27, 2017 • 44 min
We discuss the future of hockey with Jason McCracken, CEO for the FIH and Marc Coudron, president of the Belgian hockey federation and board member at the FIH. We talk about the new event the FIH will launch for 2019, the impact of this on domestic…