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Your generous contribution to our 501(c)3 non-profit organization goes directly to support our players and administering JOIHF’s mission to bring ice hockey to Jamaica. Our tournaments, and JOIHF’s ongoing Introduction to Ice Hockey college course, in association with the IIHF, provide world class competition, training, and educational programs for Jamaican players, and players of Jamaican descent who, like the Jamaican Bobsled Team, have been historically disenfranchised from this global winter Olympic sport.
The Jamaican Olympic Ice Hockey Federation is extremely excited to welcome former National Hockey League (NHL) player Chris Stewart as Co-Coach of Jamaica’s National Ice Hockey Team and as JOIHF’s Ambassador to ice hockey.
The Jamaican Olympic Ice Hockey Federation was founded in 2011 to bring together, develop and promote, the highest level of ice hockey talent for Jamaican's from around the globe to advance the Jamaican Olympic Gold Medal legacy.
In July 2022 our Summer camp program was kicked off in Kingston, Jamaica in collaboration with Jamaica InSport summer program. Future camp plans are underway.
In March 2021, G.C Foster College of Physical Education and Sport (Kingston, JM) has accepted JOIHF’s proposal to integrate a 30-hour ice hockey class into its curriculum. This will be carried out in conjunction with, and support from, the IIHF with the primary goal of introducing ice hockey to potential players and coaches in Jamaica.
The Jamaican Olympic Ice Hockey Federation was founded in 2011 to bring together, develop and promote, the highest level of ice hockey talent for Jamaican's from around the globe to advance the Jamaican Olympic Gold Medal legacy. In 2012, JOIHF became an official member of the Jamaica Olympic Association.
The Jamaica Olympic Ice Hockey Federation, JOIHF is the official body recognized by the Jamaica Olympic Association, and the International Ice Hockey Federation, and is an official member of both and recognized as such. JOIHF is the only ice hockey entity recognized by the Government of Jamaica, which is highly involved with, and supportive of, JOIHF.
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Member of the Jamaica Olympic Association (JOA) and Associate Member of the International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF).