SOCHI – Ticket sales have officially begun for the 2013 IIHF Ice Hockey U18 World Championship. For the first time a hockey tournament will take place at the newly built world class Olympic venues in Sochi. The Bolshoi Ice Dome and the Shaiba Arena will host the matches from 18-28 April 2013.
On 18 April, the first day of competition, the Russian national team will face the winners of the previous four championships - Team USA. The world’s best junior teams will play a total of 31 matches during the tournament. The tournament winners will receive their awards after the final match on 28 April 2013.
Tickets prices vary from 100 to 400 Rubles. During the preliminary and quarterfinal matches, a ticket will give admission to all the matches on that day at the specific venue.
Tickets can be purchased online at www.parter.ru, www.kontramarka.ru and at the following ticket offices:
• Moscow Street. Dmitrovka, 1;
• Sochi Vorovskogo str, 6;
• Adler Kirova str., 50/5, Sverdlova str., 57;
• The box office next to hockey ice arenas in the Olympic Park.
Please, find the full list of the box offices at http://www.parter.ru/ru/kassy/
To enter the venue one must have a valid ticket and a spectator pass. A spectator pass is a special document, which is issued at the Spectator Registration Centre. For detailed information regarding the spectator passes and how to receive them, please visit http://reg.sochisportevents.com
To book your ticket or find out additional information about the events, please call the multilingual call center: +7 (495) 258-0000, +7 (495) 933-3200.
For more information about the tournament, please visit the official Sochi 2014 test event website: www.sochisportevents.com/en/hockey
A complete list of test events from various winter sports can be found at http://sochisportevents.com/en/