The Manchester Storm play in the Elite Ice Hockey League: The highest level of ice hockey competition in the UK. Weekly matches are played out of Altrincham Ice Rink during the hockey season. Tickets for matches are available online and from the Box Office. For full fixtures and prices please visit www.manchesterstorm.com or talk to one of our receptionists.
Other Hockey Teams:
Competing in the NIHL North Division 2, the Altrincham Aces are steeped in history – with the original team playing from the early 60’s until the closure of the Devonshire Road ice rink in 2003. The team was resurrected in 2015 along with the EIHL Manchester Storm.
The Trafford Tornados are the Junior Ice Hockey Club based out of Planet Ice Altrincham.
Black Bears IHC
The Black Bears are considered the highest level of “rec” hockey here at Planet Ice Altrincham, and welcome both men and women onto their team.
Altrincham Jets IHC
The Altrincham Jets are a Senior Rec Ice Hockey Team at Planet Ice Altrincham, and currently train every Thursday evening, and play challenge games.
The Trafford Thunder IHC, is Planet Ice Altrincham newest rec team, who train on a Saturday night at 23:15.
Learn How To Play At Altrincham
Ice Hockey – A fast contact sport played on an ice rink between two teams of six skaters, who attempt to drive a small rubber disc or puck into the opposing goal with hooked or angled sticks. It developed from field hockey in Canada in the second half of the 19th century.
Here at Altrincham, we offer the following adult courses:
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Take A Look At Our Junior Hockey Courses
A new way to learn Ice Hockey… Join us on our Hockey Excellence course, developed by Skate Excellence!
Learn the fastest team sport in the world, Ice Hockey, all whilst having fun… thanks to our Hockey Excellence programme! Developed in conjunction with Skate Excellence, this fun programme helps the future stars of ice hockey develop in a structured environment.
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