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Lithuania
Organization Lithuanian Ice Hockey Federation
Joined IIHF February 19, 1938
President Rolandas Bucys
IIHF Men's Ranking 23rd
IIHF Women's Ranking N/A
Website http://www.ledas.lt/

The Lithuanian Ice Hockey Federation is the governing body that oversees ice hockey in Lithuania. Lithuania had first joined the International Ice Hockey Federation on February 19, 1938 but was annexed by the Soviet Union in 1940. The nation re-joined the IIHF on May 6, 1992, along with Estonia and Latvia.[1]

References

  1. Szemberg, Szymon; Podnieks, Andrew (2008). Story #42;Breakup of old Europe creates a new hockey world. International Ice Hockey Federation. Retrieved on 2009-06-09.

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