Hookin2Hockey through the 2017 Hockey India League (HIL) (121AIC grants 2016)

3 November 2016

Sector: Sport
Country location: India, Australia
Grantee: Hockey Australia Limited

Arissa, India. July, 2016 Hookin2Hockey in Jamshedpur
Arissa, India. July, 2016 Hookin2Hockey in Jamshedpur (Credit: Oran Aziz)

Project Description

Hockey Australia's program Hookin2Hockey will be run in conjunction with a Hockey India League Franchise Dabang Mumbai Hockey Club for the 2017 Hockey India League.

The Hockey India League is the fast growing club league in world hockey, in the biggest market for hockey - India.
Hookin2Hockey is the premier grassroots program in hockey encouraging boys and girls to learn the fundamentals of hockey in a safe and inclusive program. It has long been held up as a critical part of Australia's international success as a hockey nation.

This new project strengthens the ties between Australia and India as we collaborate to grow the game and brand of hockey, a sport important to both countries.

Key dates

  • Week of H2H Activity, Mumbai, 23 January 2017 to 27 January 2017
  • Promotion during International Festival of Hockey, Melbourne, 23 November 2016 to 30┬áNovember 2016

Social media accounts: https://www.facebook.com/HockeyAustralia

Australia-India Council grant offer: $42,720.00

Total project value: $76,620.00

Last Updated: 3 November 2016