This weekend’s Bees 2016/17 English Premier Ice Hockey league action starts away to the Basingstoke Bison on Saturday, 6.30pm faceoff, before the Bees return to The Hive on Sunday for their next regular season home game vs the Guildford Flames, 6pm faceoff.
The Bees opening weekend ended with defeats away to the Milton Keynes Lightning on Saturday before losing out to the Sheffield Steeldogs back at The Hive on Sunday.
The defending EPIHL Cup and Playoff Champion Guildford Flames got their season underway last weekend with a narrow 4-3 win on the road against Swindon before snatching a point from an overtime loss at home to the Milton Keynes Lightning on Sunday.
Local rivalry games between the Bees and Flames have a long history now and with local bragging rights up for grabs both sides will be keen to seal the two points at The Hive.
Tickets for the Sundays home game v Guildford are now available from the rink box office on 01344 789000 or can be purchased on the day.
It should be noted that Bracknell Bees Season Member Cards are now valid and those who still need to collect their Season Member Card may do so up until 6pm on Sunday from John Slater who has kindly volunteered to hand them out, he will be situated in the hospitality suite upstairs and you can collect from him there up until face off.
For those Sponsors and Team Partners who wish to collect their Season passes please also head to hospitality, upstairs, and see either Matt Fettel or Carol Miller.
The weekly 50/50 cash prize draw will be return at the home game on Sunday as will the ever popular Shirt Off A Back raffle. It is forward Josh Smith’s shirt up from grabs this weekend! Raffle ticket sellers can be found in the foyer at reception, in the Bees Knees bar and around the rink – remember you need to BEE In It To Win It!
Also the post-game signing table returns this week so why not bring those jerseys, programmes etc.. along and get them signed. This is a weekly event so please check our social media and programme each week to see who will be manning the signing table after each game. On the signing table tonight post-game will be Josh Smith, James Galazzi & Krystof Kafan!
Don’t forget to pick up your copy of the Bees official match night programme The Buzz, packed full of articles, match reports etc… and still only £2.50 again this season!
We look forward to seeing you all at The Hive on Sunday vs the Flames or away the previous evening in Basingstoke!