HWC INFORMATION


HELSINKI HOCKEY WORLD CLASSIC 3.5. – 7.5.2017

Dear Sirs,

Thank you for your application to our tournament and welcome to Helsinki!
Attached tournament information to help you during your visit over here.

TOURNAMENT REGISTERATION

The tournament office is located at Original Sokos Hotel President, Etelainen Rautatiekatu 4,
00100 Helsinki. Team registration happens there when you have arrived to Helsinki.
We shall send you later the team roster form.

HOTEL BOOKINGS

All traveling teams are required to purchase the hotel package for which we have negotiated the best hotel rates from our partner hotels. Please, use the booking reference FOHA.
Hotels in Helsinki are:
Sokos Hotel Presidentti, presidentti.helsinki@sokoshotels.fi
Sokos Hotel Pasila, pasila.helsinki@sokoshotels.fi
Sokos Hotel Helsinki, hotelhelsinki.helsinki@sokoshotels.fi
Radisson Blu Royal Hotel Helsinki, info.royal.helsinki@radissonblu.com
Booking offices:
– Sokos Hotels Central Sales Service, phone +358 20 1234 600.
Group bookings: groups.helsinki@sok.fi
– Radisson Blu Hotels Central Sales Services, phone +358 20 1234 700
Group bookings: groups.finland@radissonblu.com

TRANSPORTS

Transport between hotels and arenas will be arranged. Price per person is 20.00 euro throughout the tournament.

If you need transport from the airport to the hotel when arriving and from the hotel to the airport the total
cost will be 30.00 euro per person. This payment covers also transports between hotel and playing arena.

Please, inform your transportation needs with headcount to heikki.dahlbo@gmail.com.

Charges for transportation shall be invoiced after receiving your headcount.
If you need any additional transport services, please, contact Mika Vento, +358 400 957 395 or mika@taxicenter.fi.

ARENAS

MALMI, Talttakuja 6, 00700 Helsinki: malminjaahalli@helsinginjaahalli.fi
MYLLYPURO, Ratasmyllynkuja 1, 00900 Helsinki: huolto@myllypuronjaahalli.fi
PALOHEINÄ, Pakilantie 122, 00670 Helsinki: paloheinanjaahalli@helsinginjaahalli.fi
VUOSAARI, Pallokuja 6, 00980 Helsinki: vuosaarenjaahalli@helsinginjaahalli.fi

PLAYING TIME

15 min + 20 min stopping time. If a play-off game ends in a draw, there will be a shoot-out with three different players. If game is still a draw, the shoot-out will be played as a sudden death competition with
one player from each team until the winner has been determined. These players can be the same players.
Games are played during 3.5. –  6.5.2017.

PLAYING IN A DIFFERENT TEAM AND AGE GROUPS

A player will be allowed to play for one team during the tournament, but he can participate more than one age group in the same team.

TOURNAMENT RULES AND INSURANCES

The tournament follows official amateur and old-timer rules of Finnish Ice Hockey Association.
Every team is responsible for their players insurances.

FOHA SHOP

Participants can pre-order caps, pike shirts, jackets and other items with their own and tournament logo.
Prices / piece are:    – cap 22.00 euro
– pike shirt 43.00 euro
– jacket 66.00 euro
Minimum order is 10 pieces and the delivery time is around four weeks. Ordered and paid products will be
delivered to the customer by mail.
Contact mail: www.veteraanikiekko.com/seurapalvelut

FOHA 40 YEARS HOCKEY NIGHT EVENT AND TOURNAMENT BALL FRIDAY, 5TH MAY 2017

FOHA is celebrating its 40th year 2017 and therefore we will arrange a ball at Sokos Hotel Presidentti.
The evening starts with congratulations between 17.00 – 18.30 and the restaurant will be open at 19.00.
Ticket price is 50.00 euro and it includes dinner with buffet table and food beverages.

Dinners can be pre-ordered from heikki.dahlbo@gmail.com. Dinner cards are delivered after payment
to the teams. The cards are also sold in the tournament office and at the restaurants door.

Please, do not hesitate to contact me if you need some more information.

Best regards,

KIMMO RANTANEN
General Secretary
Finnish Oldtimer Hockey Association FOHA
kimmo.rantanen@foha.fi
+358 40 5622 484