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Junior Hockey League presents pre-season plans for every club. Today we take a look at Kuznetskie Medvedi Novokuznetsk and Ladiya Togliatti.
The team has just wrapped up their initial pre-season camp in Novokuznetsk. The ‘Bears’ have another camp in Croatia from July 4th till July 17th before going back to Novokuznetsk.
Kuznetskie Medvedi will participate in a pre-season tournament in Ust-Kamenogorsk, Kazakhstan from August 1st to August 5th, in which they will face two local teams – Altay and Altay Torpedo. The fourth participant of the tournament will be determined at a later date.
After a short camp in Novokuznetsk, the ‘Bears’ will travel to Novosibirsk, where they will participate in another junior pre-season tournament from August 13th till August 17th.
The team will return to Novokuznetsk on August 18th and continue to practice at club facilities until the start of the regular season.
Togliatti have already opened their pre-season camp, which will run until July 25th.
On July 26th and July 27th Ladiya will play their first exhibition games in Almetyevsk against local Sputnik.
A junior pre-season tournament will be held in Magnitogorsk between July 28th and August 1st. Ladiya Togliatti will participate in the tournament with Stalnye Lisy Magnitogorsk and two other Junior Hockey League teams, which are yet to be revealed.
Ladiya will then have another camp in Togliatti from August 2nd till August 18th, which will be followed by the 2019 Sakharov Cup. The tournament kicks off on August 20th. Ladiya’s opponents are yet to be determined.