Horst Wein 1941 – 2016
Posted by Dean Holden at February 17th, 2016
by www.fieldhockey.com, 15 Feb 2016
Horst Wein (Hannover 1941) died on Sunday 14 February in Barcelona. The funeral will take place in Sant Gervasi on Tuesday 16 February at 13.00.
Horst Wein a decisive part of the history of our hockey. Coach of the national team between 1973 and 1984, passing through the Spanish hockey represented an absolute revolution in the way of training and conceiving hockey in our country.
After leading the Spanish team in their footsteps they went to sports training, not only in the world of hockey but throughout the spectrum of sports which has been recognized worldwide collaborating with many countries and sports and with the publication of a large number of books and publications.
His passion for the sport has been a constant throughout his life.
REST IN PEACE
<The coaching world has lost a tremendous innovator with the passing of Horst. It was indeed very sad news today to hear of his passing. His teachings will live on in his pupils, athletes and vast inventory of writing. – DH>