WARBERG – STORVRETA

Warberg Storvreta by swisssporttv

Swedish Superleague (Svenska Superligan) started this year with a match Warberg vs Storvreta which was played in Bern, Switzerland. NHL style game, played in foreign country, ended well for Stovreta beating Warberg 8:1. The match was broadcasted online. In case you missed the live broadcast do not worry. Swiss TV is offering a recorded broadcast […]

 

GOALIE EQUIPMENT

Salming Goalie

Goalkeeper equipment has greatly evolved over the years. Nowadays there is plenty of good equipment available that protects, does not limit movement, and is comfortable and breathable. Goalkeeper gears consist of a face mask, footwear, knee protection, jersey and trousers, jock strap, eventually a vest, gloves or neck protector. The face mask is the most […]

 

OTHER FLOORBALL EQUIPMENT

grip by Zone

Securing a firm and comfortable holding of floorball stick is provided by special tape on the upper half of the stick. This tape is generally called “grip”. The grip needs to be changed according to its wear-out. It is better to change it as soon as it is either not sticking to the shaft or […]

 

FLOORBALL STICK LENGTH

floorball stance by IFF

Important aspect of the floorball stick is it’s length. The manufacturers of floorball sticks worked out a chart of the appropriate sticks length according to the height of the player. Example of such chart is this (length of the stick means the length of the shaft without a blade): Height of the player Length of […]

 

FLOORBALL EQUIPMENT

IFF_SPCR011_Mark_colour by IFF

Every piece of equipment used for official floorball event shall be approved by IFF. This certification is secured by labelling equipment with an IFF mark issued by the SP Company as a recognized certification company of IFF. Certification secures that the product passed the testing and meets both technical and sport requirements set by IFF. […]

 

FLOORBALL RULES ADAPTED FOR SCHOOLS

young student by photostock

Rules of so called “small floorball” or “mini floorball” can be found while browsing through some of the older floorball publications. Both terms refer to the version of floorball game with modified rules. Generally there is only one referee, rink size is adjusted to the size of a basketball court (32x16m) and the game is […]

 

GUIDELINES FOR FLOORBALL COACHES

notebook-by-posterize_modified

Guidelines for Floorball Coaches & Development Officers is a new handbook written by Petr Pražan, the former Head Coach of Men’s National Team Australia, now NSW Development Coach at NSW Floorball Association. The aim of this short ebook is to to provide fundamental guidelines for club and regional Coaches as well as Development Officers responsible […]

 

REFEREE SIGNALS

refereesignals

Continuing with series of articles about rules, we offer you a video with referee signals. There could be other signs too, used as individual signals by particular referees to more specify the situation. In this video you will see the official signs defined in IFF Rules of the Game –  link.  

 

SHORT INTERPRETATION OF RULES V

Rules by IFF

Another typical floorball situation is a 2 minutes bench penalty in relation to a penalty shot. If a goal situation is interrupted or prevented from occurring because the defending team has committed an offence leading to a free-hit or a hit-in situation or a penalty, the referees order a penalty shot. Situations leading to penalty […]

 

SHORT INTERPRETATION OF RULES IV

Rules by IFF

More serious offence can lead to a bench penalty and giving Power Play opportunity to the opponent. No more than one bench penalty per player and two bench penalties per team can be measured simultaneously. Two minutes bench penalty can be terminated before time runs out if the opponent scores and the offending team was […]

 

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