After the IIHF’s yearly congress that has been held at Praga (Czech Republic), Spain and the Spanish Federation of Ice Sports have been assigned two events of the Ice Hockey’s next season.
Sub-18 Div II Gr B (men)
Absolut Div II Gr A (men)
The SAD Majadahonda beat 1-0 the Ice Blue Cats to win the 2015 Women Ice Hockey Spanish Cup at the Palau de Gel of the FC Barcelona, on Sunday, 27th of April 2015.
This victory is the 6th so far for the Federacion Madrileña de Deportes de Invierno’s team. Barcelona’s Ice Blue Cats, for its part, has only lost two games during this season.
“The final was very contested and intense with quite a lot of public attending the event. The Ice Blue Cats, with only one year of history, were runner-up of this years cup as well as of the regular league. A very, very important feat”. Explained Juan Gallardo, President of the Associació Sant Martí Esport (ASME).
Spain’s Female Hockey Cup presentation took place last Tuesday 13th at the Palau de Gel of FC Barcelona, a facility were the competition will be held on the 25th and 26th of April. The local team, Ice Blue Cats will compete together with Madrid’s SAD Majadahonda, Valdemoro’s Steel Acorns and Aragon’s Club de Hielo Jaca.
Semifinals: 25th of April.
14:15h Barcelona Ice Blue Cats and Steel ACORNS from Valdemoro,
20:45h, SAD Majadahonda and Club de Hielo Jaca.
Final: 26th of April 14:15h.
Ice Blue Cats pioneers in Catalonia
Ice Blue Cats is the first Ice Hockey women team in Catalonia and the only one in the women’s league of this sport.
Eslovenia has got the gold medal in the Women Ice Hockey World Championship in the Divison II Group B that took place in Jaca, Spain has finally obtained the bronze medal while the silver one was for the Mexican team, which beat Spain in their last match with a tight result 2-3.
The FC Barcelona hockey team obtained Sunday the 18th of January the King’s Cup Championship beating the Ice Club Puigcerdà 6 to 1 in the final held at the Palau de Gel de Jaca.
Catalonia already have the first female ice hockey team. Barcelona is the Ice Blue Cats and was presented to society at the ice rink of Barcelona Football Club. The player CN Sabadell Anni Espar has been commissioned to do the service of honor and sponsored this party, which was also assisted in its final part, the Secretary General of Sport, Ivan Tibau.
Ice Blue Cats Barcelona is the only team in the Catalan women’s ice hockey competition, that started a few days ago, and now has come for the first time at the Ice Palace Football Club Barcelona. To start this adventure as a local team received a visit from a whole world champion from water polo, Anni Espar.
The player CN Sabadell, which has been commissioned to do the honorable service, has confessed that ice hockey is not her best, and hopes to lend a hand in this sport.
The Ice Blue Cats belongs to the Rainbow Association Sport, and tries to find a hole in the league in a very minority sport. The team’s youngest player is 14 years and, in fact, is the only one that does not come from hockey online, sport some similarities but a lot less physical. A low-budget team that even has time to play with the Catalan team jersey, until you have about your own team shirts.
As for the match against Steel Acorns Valdemoro, the Catalans won 6-2, adding the first victory of the season.
The ice rink Majadahonda host on Saturday October 11th celebration of World Ice Hockey feminine. This activity promoted by the International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) held in Spain for the third consecutive year after its inaugural edition in 2012, coinciding with the women’s Olympic qualifiers in Barcelona, and in October 2013 in Jaca. Besides sessions promote the sport among the Spanish athletes, two games of the first round of the women’s league with two games to face the SAD Majadahonda with Barcelona Asme Ice Cats will also be held.
14:15 – 15: 15h Promoting Women’s Ice Hockey. one (hockey)
15: 30h Party SAD Majadahonda – Asme Barcelona Ice Cats
21:00 – 21: 45h Promoting Women’s Ice hockey (women’s ice hockey knows)
22: 00h Asme Barcelona Party Ice Cats – SAD Majadahonda
Information Day World Women’s Ice Hockey: http://www.iihf.com/girlshockeyweekend
Those most responsible for of the Semi Annual Congress of the International Ice Hockey Federation being held in Tenerife have been confirmed in the session on Friday the change in location of U20 Men’s World Championship Division II Group B 2014/15 season. This competition, which was scheduled to be held in Granada from 13 to 19 December 2014, finally will took place on the ice rink of Jaca (Huesca) for installation and logistics purposes. Thus, in Huesca host for the second year two World Championships, and that 7 to March 13, 2015 also female senior World will be played there.