As you know, the World Championship in ice hockey was help in Saint-Petersburg at the beginning of May.
At the same time as the main event the first prize drawing in World Championship among fans took place in the Palace of sport on Butlerova str. 36. from 6-th till 9-th of May
World Championship among fans was organized by Russian National Fun Club “Russia Unites” with support from Sport Committee of Saint-Petersburg Administration and Consulting group TEAM.
Edward Latypov, board member of TEAM, President of Russian National Fun Club “Russia Unites”:
“World Cup in ice hockey which was taken place in our city is a unique event, drawing attention to itself of sport fans all over the world. For many years Russia Unites has a tradition of friendly games and even some small international events among football fans. Now we spread this tradition to hockey tournament. Participants of this tournament are active sportsmen, who came to the Hockey World Championship in Saint-Petersburg and those who prefer not only to watch competition, but also to participate in them.”
8 teams united more than 150 sportsmen from Spain, Finland, Estonia, Belarus, Tatarstan, Saint-Petersburg and the region.