KARLSTAD, SWEDEN (August 12, 2023) – Fans can watch and listen to the Brooks Bandits journey at the U20 Super Challenge in Karlstad, Sweden from August 13th to 20th.
All games will be streamed on https://www.svenskhockey.tv/sv/home
Additionally, a free audio stream will be provided for all games with Bandits broadcaster Nathan Crosby at https://brooksbanditsonline.mixlr.com/
The Bandits arrived in Karlstad on Saturday, August 12th, and will face BIK Karlskoga in a Pre-tournament game at 8:00 am (Mountain Time) on Sunday, August 13th.
*Mountain Standard Time
- Sunday, August 13 @ 8:00 am: Bandits vs BIK Karlskoga (Pre-Tournament)
- Tuesday, Aug 15 @ 11:15am: Brooks vs Norway
- Wednesday, Aug 16 @ 11:30am: Brooks vs Denmark
- Thursday, Aug 17 @ 11:15am: Brooks vs Hungary
- Saturday, Aug 19: Semifinals
- Sunday, Aug 20: Finals
The U20 Super Challenge runs from August 15-20, hosted by Farjestad BK at Lofbergs Arena. It features eight teams in two Groups, with team’s travelling from around Europe to participate.
The Bandits will compete in Group B with Valerenga IF (Norway), Denmark and Hungary. Group A will feature the host Farjestad BK (Sweden) with France, Austria and Italy.
Located 300km west of Stockholm, and 220km east of Oslo, Karlstad is a city of 65,000 residents. The Lofbergs Arena seats 8,645 for hockey, and is the home of Farjestad BK, who’s professional team compete in the Swedish Hockey League (SHL). Karlstad is located in the Central European Timezone, which is eight hours ahead of Mountain Time.
The Bandits 2023 Exhibition Season begins Tuesday, September 5th when they host the Okotoks Oilers at the Centennial Regional Arena. The 2023-24 Regular Season begins September 15th in Drayton Valley when the Bandits begin their defence of three straight National Championships.
Bandits 2023-24 Season Tickets are on sale, visit brooksbandits.ca for more information.