EVENT: 2013 IIHF Continental Cup

The 2013 IIHF Continental Cup will again use its group format to find the best club side in Europe. There are 4 stages with teams added at each stage and only the winners progressing to the 4 team Super Final in January.

VENUE

1ST ROUND GROUP A

Vákár Lajos Ice Hall –  Miercurea Ciuc, Romania

2ND ROUND GROUP B

Eisstadion Am Guntenbergweg - Landshut, Germany

2ND ROUND GROUP C

Vaasa Arena – Vassa, Finland

3RD ROUND GROUP D

Palaonda/Eiswelle – Bolzano, Italy

3RD ROUND GROUP E

Siddishallen – Stavanger, Norway

SUPER FINAL GROUP F

Druzhba Ice Palace – Donetsk, Ukraine

 

DATE

1st Round – 28th – 30th September

2nd Round – 19th – 21st October

3rd Round – 23rd – 25th November

Super Final – 11th – 13th January

 

TICKETS

See the host club for details.

GAMES

Each team in the group will play the other sides once with the winner of the group progressing to next round.

1st Round

Group A- CH Jaca (Spain), HSC Csikszereda (Romania), Vitez Belgrade (Serbia), Baskent Yildizlari Ankara (Turkey)

2nd Round

Group B - Landshut Cannibals (Germany) Belfast Giants (UK) Eaters Geleen (Netherlands) and the winner of the 1st round group.

Group C – Vassa Sport (Finland) Miskolc Polar Bears (Hungary) Liepajas Metalurgs (Latvia) Beibarys Atyrau (Kazakhstan)

3rd Round

Group D - Bolzano Foxes (Italy), Herning Blue Fox (Denmark), Toros Neftekamsk (Russia), Winner Group B.

Group E – Metallurg Zhlobin (Belarus), Stavanger Oilers (Norway), KH Sanok (Poland), Winner Group C

Super Final

Group F – Rouen Dragons (France), Donbass Donetsk (Ukraine), Winner Group D, Winner Group E

OTHER INFORMATION

IIHF

Neil Tucker

Neil has written on ice hockey for many websites concentrating on British ice hockey mostly. Neil also covers ice hockey in other countries and organises his Blueliner Hockey Tour. A graduate of the Manchester Metropolitan University Neil turned his hand to hockey writing in 2009. As well as contributing on Blueliner Hockey Neil has contributed to Get Real Hockey and Slapshot Magasine.

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