Fernandes leaves to attend FIH coaching course in India
National Women’s Hockey Coach Phillip Fernandes departed the country yesterday to attend a FIH World Cup Coaching Course in Delhi, India which runs from today until March 11.
According to Fernandes, who spoke to Kaieteur Sport on Wednesday, the Course will take place during the staging of the Hero Honda FIH World Cup and it is expected that the top Master Coaches and world renowned Experts will be present during the sessions, along with the main facilitators.
Coaches of the participating teams will also be asked to make individual presentations during the Course.
The FIH has invited the following Top experts and Master Coaches to make presentations and make contributions during the course.
Those invited are: Jose Brasa, FIH Master Coach, and Olympic Gold Medallist – Head Coach of India
Paul Lissek, FIH Master Coach, former National Coach of Germany and Malaysia, presently working with Australian Men’s Team
Terry Walsh: FIH Master Coach, Former head Coach of Malaysia, The Netherlands and Australia
Tayyab Ikram: FIH Master Coach, Former head Coach of China and a.d Coach of Pakistan
Shane McLeod: FIH Coach High Performance and Head coach of New Zealand Men’s Team
Sergio Vigil: FIH Master Coach, Former Head Coach of Argentina
Markus Weise: FIH Master Coach, Gold Medal at Beijing and Athens Olympics, Head Coach of
Bert Bunnik: FIH Master Coach, former Coach of the Netherlands
Michel van den Heuvel: FIH Coach Grade 1 Head Coach of the Netherlands Men’s Team
Herman Kruis: FIH Coach Grade 1, Head Coach of the Netherlands Women’s team.