Ice Hockey Federation of Slovenia

The Ice Hockey Federation of Slovenia (Slovene: Hokejska zveza Slovenije, HZS) is the governing body of ice hockey in Slovenia. Slovenia was one of ten nations to join the International Ice Hockey Federation on May 6, 1992, the largest number of nations to join in one day in the history of the organization.[3]

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Association nameIce Hockey Federation of Slovenia
Founded1946 (1946)
IIHF membershipMay 6, 1992
PresidentMatjaž Rakovec
IIHF men's ranking19 Steady (29 September 2022)[1]
IIHF women's ranking22 Steady (4 September 2022)[2]


  1. ^ "IIHF Men's World Ranking". IIHF. 29 September 2022. Retrieved 29 September 2022.
  2. ^ "IIHF Women's World Ranking". IIHF. 4 September 2022. Retrieved 4 September 2022.
  3. ^ Szemberg, Szymon; Podnieks, Andrew (2008). "Story #42;Breakup of old Europe creates a new hockey world". International Ice Hockey Federation. Retrieved 2009-06-09.

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