CKA Ice Hockey Club Saint Petersburg
Ever heard something about the Ice Hockey Club of Saint Petersburg? To be honest, I did not even know that Saint Petersburg has its own Ice Hockey Club. I heard about it for the first time, when a friend asked me if I can get some souvenir from CKA shop on Nevsky Prospekt. So therefore,… Continue reading
International Hockey Championship: Battle of the Pucks 2016
International Hockey Championship: Battle of the Pucks 2016 From May 6 to May 22, Russia will host the International Hockey Championship, organized by the International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF). There are a total of 16 teams competing for the top spot, with Canada returning to defend last year’s title. Russians have long been associated with the… Continue reading
Russia Ice Hockey World Champions!
Not too long ago Russia faced Finland in the quarter finals of “their” tournament, the Olympic Games in Sochi, Russia. It is not a secrete that when it comes to Ice Hockey all other gold medals to win lose their brightness. That one gold medal which is handed out for winning the Ice Hockey competition… Continue reading
Ice Hockey World Championship : already three victories for Russia!
From 9 to 25 May 2014 is held in Minsk (Belarus) the Ice Hockey World Championship (and already the 78th one !). 16 teams (the Elite group), are divided into two groups of eight (A and B). Russia is part of group B with Finland, the USA, Switzerland, Germany, Latvia, Belarus and Kazakhstan. During the… Continue reading