MACEDONIAN FIELD HOCKEY FEDERATION FORMED
The Macedonian Field Hockey Federation has been officially promoted in Skopje today.
This Olympic sport will be popularized in Macedonia by matches of the national with foreign teams, holding seminars for coaches and other activities aimed at attracting young people to this sport, it was said at today's promotion.
David Balbirnie, the General Secretary of the European Hockey Federation, Dutch Ambassador to Macedonia, Simone Filippini and high representatives of the newly formed Federation and of the Agency for Young and Sports, attended the event.
Macedonia is the 43rd member-state of the European Field Hockey Federation.
MD: Nice to see Macedonia developing sport and creating new sport possibilities on a higher level. May Macedonian hockey have a wonderfull future, eventually competing in a professional way.