Great Britain Under-18s have departed for Slovakia today for their training camp ahead of the IIHF Ice Hockey Under-18 World Championship Division II Group A which gets under way in Belgrade on Sunday.

The six-team group is made up of GB, Croatia, Lithuania, Romania, Serbia and Spain, with matches taking place in the Pionir Ice Hall.

GB start their campaign on Sunday 9th April against Romania, before taking-on Croatia the following day.

After the first rest day of the tournament, GB play hosts Serbia on Wednesday 12th April.

Spain are GB’s opponents on Thursday 13th April and after the second rest day, GB meet Lithuania in their final game of the tournament on Saturday 15th April.

GB U18 World Championship schedule
Sunday 9th April: Romania v Great Britain 13:00 face-off (12:00 UK time)
Monday 10th April: Great Britain v Croatia 13:00 face-off (12:00 UK time)
Tuesday 11th April: Rest Day
Wednesday 12th April: Great Britain v Serbia 20:00 face-off (19:00 UK time)
Thursday 13th April: Spain v Great Britain 16:30 face-off (15:30 UK time)
Friday 14th April: Rest Day
Saturday 15th April: Great Britain v Lithuania 16:30 face-off (15:30 UK time)