Lions Game Will Be Great Test

October 31, 2014 Ian.Offers 0
Great Britain Under-20s head coach Pete Russell says Tuesday’s game against Nottingham Lions will be a great test for his youngsters, as they step up their preparations for December’s World Championship tournament.
GB face the NIHL Laidler Conference side at the National Ice Centre on Tuesday (7:30pm), ahead of the IIHF Division 2A tournament in Tallinn from 7th to 13th December 2014.

GB Under 20 Squad Named

October 14, 2014 Ian.Offers 0
Great Britain Under-20s head coach Pete Russell has named his squad for December’s World Championship tournament in Tallinn.
The Division 2A competition runs from 7th to 13th December 2014 and GB will face hosts Estonia, as well as Korea, Lithuania, Netherlands and Romania.

GB U18 Women Name Training Camp Squad

October 3, 2014 Ian.Offers 0
Great Britain U18 Women have named a preliminary squad for camps in October and November, ahead of January’s IIHF World Championship tournament.
A camp was held in Widnes last weekend and 31 names have been selected for upcoming camps in Dumfries in October and Widnes in November.
The GB youngsters will travel to Poland for the six-team World Championship Division 1 Qualification tournament from 19th to 25th January 2015.

Dumfries Council & IHUK Shortlisted For Top Award

October 1, 2014 Ian.Offers 0
The Champagne is on ice for Dumfries and Galloway Council as it waits to hear if it has won a top sports award.
The Council, together with partner organisation Ice Hockey UK, has been shortlisted for Best Sports Event in the Scottish Events Awards 2014, for the December 2013 Under-20 World Championship ice hockey tournament, held in Dumfries.