Slide History of Powerchair Hockey 2002 - 2018

2002

  • floorball on electric wheelchairs was introduced as a recreational activity at the Academy of commerce for disabled in Jánske Lázně

  • schoolmaster Petr Alina creates the first team in the Czech Republic, SK Akáda Janské Lázně

2003

  • Michal Prager together with Radek Foukal set up the second Czech team, today´s Jaguars Prague

2004

  • three friendly matches between the Czech teams in Pardubice, Dvůr Králové and Prague

  • Petr Alina and Vojtěch Kapčuk participated in the world championship electric wheelchair hockey in Finland where they presented the early beginnings of the sport in the Czech Republic

2005

  • The Czech Republic accepted an offer to participate in the European Championship in Rome

  • the greater national team goes through the five intensive pieces of training

  • The Czech national team participates for the first time on the European Championship and ends up the 6th

2006

  • exhibition weekend in Zlín to support the creation of the third team was organized

  • Czech teams are organizing several beneficial tournaments. Their earnings are used towards the development and functioning of the powerchair hockey

  • each tournament consists of the three games as there are not so many teams yet

  • Czech teams are participating for the first time on international club tournaments abroad (Germany, Switzerland)

2007

  • Petr Alina, Antonín Krejčík a Iva Zemková set up the Czech Federation of Electric wheelchair hockey. Its goal is to organize the league contests, support the Czech teams and further on develop the floorball on the electric wheelchairs in the Czech Republic

  • Development event happening in Zlín on which the Czech referees and managers are receiving internationally valid qualification

  • team SK Janské Lázně in Trutnov is organizing the first international tournament with attendance from Belgium, Switzerland or Italy. The winner of the tournament was the team Red Devils

2008

  • The Czech national team participates on the European Championship in Belgium ending on the 7th place

  • The Czech Federation of the Electric wheelchair hockey begins to organize league contest in which three teams compete Snow Wolves Janské Lázně, LITA Sport Prague (today´s Jaguars) and Rejnoci Zlín

  • in Zlín the first year of the summer training camp is organized for all the Czech teams

  • Master of the first year of the Czech EWH league was the team of Snow Wolves Janské Lázně

2009

  • first year of the international tournament in Prague is organized – Prague Cup – by the team Jaguars Prague. The winner of the tournament attended by the best European clubs was the Star Riders from the Netherlands. This tournament is organized since every two years in Prague

  • the second summer training camp organized in Zlín for all the Czech teams

  • Master of the Czech EWH league became the team of the Snow Wolves Janské Lázně

2010

  • the fist year of the international tournament happening in Prague – Prague Powerchair open organized by the club Flor-in. The winner of the tournament was the Danish team Red Bulls. The tournament is organized since every year in Prague

  • the fourth Czech team was created Cavaliers Prague

  • Master of the Czech EWH league became the team of the Cavaliers Prague

2011

  • team SK Indians Plzeň was created

  • players started to use special finish electric wheelchairs with much higher speed and this increases the level of the Czech play

  • 2nd Prague Powerchair open, winner Munich Animals

  • 2nd Prague cup, winner Torpedo Ladenburg

  • Master of the Czech EWH league became the team Jaguars Prague

2012

  • 3rd Prague Powerchair open, winner Torpedo Ladenburg

  • Master of the Czech EWH league became the team Jaguars Prague

2013

  • 3rd Prague cup, winner Star riders

  • 4th Prague Powerchair open, winner De Pont Rotterdam

  • The Czech national team participates in the Tournament of the four nations and ends on the 3rd place

  • Master of the Czech EWH league became the team New Cavaliers Prague

2014

  • 5th Prague Powerchair open, winner Jaguars Prague

  • team Red Dragons Prague was created

  • Master of the Czech EWH league became the team New Cavaliers Prague

2015

  • 4th Prague cup, winner De Pont Rotterdam

  • 6th Prague Powerchair open, winner Jaguars Prague

  • Czech EWH league missed this year

2016

  • 7th Prague Powerchair open, winner Black Knights Dreieich

  • change of the name of the federation to Czech Federation of Powerchair Hockey

  • recreation of the Czech national team

  • Master of the Czech Powerchair Hockey league became the team New Cavaliers Prague

2017

  • 8th Prague Powerchair open, winner Black Knights Dreieich

  • Master of the Czech Powerchair Hockey league became the team Jaguars Prague

2018

  • The Czech national team participates on the international club tournament Powerchair Hockey games in Zürich ending on the 10th place

  • Master of the Czech Powerchair Hockey league became the team Jaguars Prague