Posts tagged as World Championship

GB arrive In Latvia for World Championship

Monday, May 17, 2021

Great Britain have arrived in Latvia ahead of the World Championship which gets under way at the weekend. Following a two-week camp in Coventry, GB left the UK for their flight to Riga. The team bus – decorated with a GB jersey – met the party at the airport for the short ride to the hotel. Upon arrival, everyone undertook a covid test and will now be confined to their…

President of the IIHF: Lithuania will not claim to host the World Championship

Friday, January 22, 2021

The International Hockey Federation (IIHF) will not consider Lithuania’s application to become a co-organizer of the 2021 World Championships, IIHF President René Fāzels said on Thursday. Lithuanian Minister of Education, Science and Sport Jurgita Siugzdiniene said on Wednesday that the country sent official letters to the IIHF and Latvia with assurances of its readiness to co-host with Latvia the championship’s matches in the Lithuanian capital of Vilnius. “This morning I…