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Junior Hockey League presents pre-season plans for every club. Today we take a look at HK Riga and Chayka Nizhny Novgorod.
Latvian major junior team have wrapped up their first pre-season camp in Broceni on July 12th. The team will have another camp in Riga until August 2nd.
HK Riga will participate in a pre-season tournament in St. Petersburg between July 29th and August 4th, where they will face three local teams – SKA-1946, SKA-Varyagi and JHC Dynamo, along with Snezhnye Barsy Nursultan and Loko Yaroslavl.
The team will have another camp in their hometown from August 7th to August 18th, and then participate in an international tournament in Sweden, which will run from August 20th to August 25th. Riga will face U20 Team Norway and U20 Team Austria, as well as U20 Färjestad.
Nizhny Novgorod have already wrapped up their first pre-season camp in their hometown. Chayka will have another camp in Ardatov from July 11th till July 30th.
After another 2-week camp in Nizhny Novgorod the team will travel to Kazan to participate in Taneko tournament, which will run from August 7th till August 11th.
Chayka will have another short camp in Nizhny Novgorod from August 12th to August 15th, which will be followed by back-to-back games against Loko-Yunior on August 16th and August 17th.
Nizhny Novgorod will then participate in Rogov Memorial from August 24th to August 28th. Other participants of the tournament are yet to be confirmed.