This years European Under 17 Roller Hockey Championships will be held at the Sports arena José Caballero de Alcobendas, Spain from 1st September to 7th September.
A greater number of teams have entered this years competition forcing the organisers to increase the championships from six to seven days. Countries entered this year are Andorra, Austria, England, France, Germany, Israel, Italy, Portugal, Spain and Switzerland. Alcobendas, Spain from 1st September to 7th September.
A greater number of teams have entered this years competition forcing the organisers to increase the championships from the usual six days to seven days. Countries that have entered in this years championships are Andorra, Austria, England, France, Germany, Israel, Italy, Portugal, Spain and Switzerland.
Roller Hockey Photos will be covering the last six days matches posting all the action photos and scores.
This years Eastern Counties Cup Finals Day held at the Bushfields Sports Centre had two VIP’s in attendence. Fernando Graca President of the CERH (Roller Hockey European governing body) and Luis Rei Vice President of the CEA.
The eastern regions big day started at 9.15am with the first of 10 under 9, 10 minute matches. In addition to the new comers to the sport the action packed days schedule included cup matches ages for under 11, under 13, under 15, under 17, and under 20′s. The ladies match was a close call which was full of flair and determination, finally the last two games of the day were by the senior’s.
To see all the match results go to www.ecrha.co.uk
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France, Switzerland, Germany, Angola, Portugal, Spain, Brazil and the host club Montreux wil compete over the holiday weekend for the Coupe des Nations trophy. This bianual event is hosted a few months before the Mens senior World championship which this year will be hosted in Angola.
During a recent trip to Oviedo Spain I took in a a match which turn out to be a local derby between Areces and FM Roller. A fast end to game with eleven goals and abuse at the refs, a great game to watch and a pleasure to see the home team win.
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Moritz C.E. VENDRELL
Copa Del Rey 2013 CHAMPIONS
This years Copa del Rey will be hosted in Oviedo, Spain where some of the best teams in the world line up. FC Barcelona, Reus Deportiu, C P Vic, ICG Software Lleida, Coinasa Liceo, Mopesa Vilanova, Moritz Vendrell and Igualada HC. ICG Software Lleida v Coinasa Liceo starts the competition at 19.00hrs on 28th February with two matches on the Thursday, Friday and Saturday finishing Sunday with the final starting at 12.45hrs.
ICG Software Lleida 3-7 Coinasa Liceo
Reus Deportiu 5-3 C.P. Vic
Mopesa C.P. Vilanova 2-3 Moritz C.E.Vendrell
Igualada H.C. 1-7 F.C.Barcelona
Coinasa Liceo 3-4 Reus Deportiu
Moritz C.E. Vendrell 7-3 F.C.Barcelona
Reus Deportiu 3-4 Moritz C.E. Vendrell
In a cracking match in Grado near Oviedo, Areces were victors over Barcelona last weekend in their home game in the Spanish National Division one. The 2-1 win lifted them to ninth place in the league table.
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FINAL SCORE HBU 5-4 RHC Uri
Herne Bay United will take on RHC Uri (Switzerland) in their home leg of the 2012 CERS Cup. Uri’s home Roller Hockey match took place on 10th of this month and HBU took a hit to the tune of 7-0. To see HBU take on the swiss team you’ll need to be at the Herne Bay Arena, Gate 4, Herne Bay High School, Bullockstone Rd, Herne Bay, CT6 7NS on Saturday 24/11/2011 starting at 6pm.
We’ll be there to get all the action.
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Courtesy of HBU
GERMANY v FRANCE match was abandoned due to ill health of the Germany coach. He collapsed during the match and was taken to hospital in a conscious state.
We have now been reliably informed that Marc Berenbeck was taken to the St Omer hospital and then flown to the regional heart hospital for further investigation.