7. What is the hockey background of the Hockey Rules Board members?
There are currently 16 members including a Chairman, Secretary, and Rules Development Secretary.
All have played and/or umpired hockey. Indeed most of them are still very active with their current involvement in the game ranging from coaching at the top level to playing at veteran’s level! If you look at the Hockey Rules Board membership list on the website you will also see that the members come from all over the world.
The overall shared experience (with some members having taken part in the game in various ways at different times) is: 8 international players, 5 coaches, 7 international umpires, 6 senior Tournament Officials, 3 international team managers.