raiders ice hockey

Ice Hockey

Raiders IHC in the National Ice Hockey League

🏒 Strap yourselves in for high-octane hockey as Raiders Ice Hockey continue the 2022/2023 NIHL National Division season.  See below for match-by-match ticket information.

Raiders Ice Hockey are London’s sole representatives in the top tier of the Planet Ice NIHL.  Approaching the business end of the season Raiders are in sixth place in the National League (more on the league below) with an opportunity to climb further up the table before the current campaign draws to a close.

Playing out of the Sapphire Ice and Leisure Centre, which doesn’t have a bad seat in the house, the likes of leaders Leeds Knights, Milton Keynes Lightning, Sheffield Steeldogs and Peterborough Phantoms are still to visit the Raiders home base this season.

Great family entertainment is guaranteed as all roads lead to the Sapphire for a night of ice hockey, Raiders style, in Romford.

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🎟️ Tickets for Raiders Ice Hockey home matches are available via the Get Tickets link.

🕒 Face-off is typically at 4.30pm or 7pm.

The National Division is the top tier of the English Ice Hockey Association and comprises eleven teams who play each other home and away during the season which runs from September to early April.  Raiders are the capital’s representatives.  The teams also take part in a knockout competition, the National Cup.  The full list of teams in the National Division is: Basingstoke Bison, Bees IHC, Bristol Pitbulls, Hull Seahawks, Leeds Knights, Milton Keynes Lightning, Peterborough Phantoms, Raiders IHC, Sheffield Steeldogs, Swindon Wildcats and Telford Tigers.

🚊🚗 Travel tips: The nearest railway station is Romford which is a five-minute walk from the Sapphire Ice and Leisure Centre.  Romford station is in Zone 6 and on the Great Eastern line.  Trains from London Liverpool Street take 30 minutes.  If travelling by car, parking is available at the Liberty Car Park which is located just 25 metres from the venue entrance.

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