The Kånken Youth Retention Award

Are you proud over your club’s youth development program? Then apply for the Kånken Youth Retention Award.

The Alliance of European Hockey Clubs, together with our partner Fjällräven, want to award the best youth hockey club/program in Europe with €10.000. We’re not just looking for the club with the best result or the best players. We’re looking for the youth hockey club/program that works hard at developing and retaining our young girls and boys in the game.

Describe what your club does in order to keep young girls and boys in the game in the comment box. Upload a document to back up your program at the end of the application.

Show us how many active players (age 10-16) that are with the club/program and how many that have been there 3 years or more. Upload a document to back up your program at the end of the application.

Describe how you recruit & educate coaches. Upload a document to back up your program at the end of the application.

Describing your social programs, such as gender equality, anti-bullying, social engagement initiatives and leadership education.