The DekHockey organization scheduled many exciting events worldwide in 2017. Special activities may be scheduled just up the street from you or in some exotic location elsewhere in the world.
A DekHockey event takes organization and people. In the United States, hundreds of communities have organized many volunteer groups. These groups represent the efforts of the United States DekHockey Federation and others who love the sport.
Events in 2017
As an organized sport, DekHockey grew from its beginning in Leominster, Massachusetts. Now, more than sixty countries throughout the world play the game. Therefore, DekHockey generates extraordinary competition locally, nationally, and internationally. However, DekHockey bases its rivalry upon the objective of “playing for the love of the game.” This list comprises a number of events of interest:
- World Championships in Litomerice, Czech Republic consists of teams for Men, Women and Masters. With up to 20 countries in attendance, organizers based play on a 5 x 5 format. Dates: June 17th-24th, 2017
- Bauer CanAm Classic focuses on youth. The tournament boasts five divisions from Peewee to Bantam-aged players. Competitions for girls and boys take place in Brampton, Ontario, Canada. Dates: July 27th – 30th, 2017
- Women’s’ Winter Classic travels to Orange, Massachusetts for two divisions of competition. The strong, friendly contest guarantees three games. Dates: January 20th-22nd, 2017.
Tournaments in the United States
No less than fifteen Bauer-sponsored regional tournaments offer competitions around the United States. Consequently, many more local tournaments require hundreds of hours of volunteer organization.
For information on the United States tournaments, visit the United States DekHockey Website
Other DekHockey tournaments and competitions take place around the world. Travel to India, Greece, Portugal, Pakistan, Cameroon, Mali, or Kenya. As a worldwide sport, every player competes “for the love of the game”.
The Love of the Game
DekHockey competitions provide great exercise, new friends, lasting memories, and bragging rights. No matter what your age or gender, a league and team exists for you. When you play, you understand how competitors play “for the love of the game”.
DekHockey’s growth as an organization requires dedication and an extensive list of volunteers enlisting countless hours. At this time, every event throughout the world needs many volunteers. Would you be willing to help? Click Here to view a number of volunteer positions.
Please contact the United States DekHockey Federation for information about tournaments and volunteering.