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Ice Hockey Federation of Russia

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Ice Hockey Federation of Russia

Russia
Association crest
Association name Ice Hockey Federation of Russia
IIHF Code RUS
IIHF membership January 19, 1992
Association history Russia
1992-present
President Vladislav Tretiak
IIHF men's ranking 1
IIHF women's ranking 6
www.fhr.ru

The Ice Hockey Federation of Russia (Russian: Федерация хоккея России) is the governing body overseeing ice hockey in Russia.

History

The federation was founded on November 12, 1991 as "Ice Hockey Federation of the Russian Soviet Federated Socialist Republic / Ice Hockey Federation of Russia" (Russian: Федерация Xoккея Российской Советской Федеративной Социалистической Республики / Russian: Федерация хоккея России) established during the existence of the Soviet Union and the Russian SFSR. On January 19, 1992, after the Soviet Union was dissolved and Russia took over the international rights and obligations of the USSR, the federation became the official successor of the Soviet Union Ice Hockey Federation and its successes and its full membership in the International Ice Hockey Federation.

National teams

Men

Women

Leagues

Active

Defunct

Championships

External links

  • Official website
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