Eighth International Kids Hockey Festival «OLYMPIC HOPES OF MOSCOW REGION» will be held in Elektrostal (Moscow Region) from 7th to 9th of September. Girls and boys of 10 to 12 years old will take part in the event. The hosts of the tournament are Moscow Region Hockey Association and hockey club Dinamo – Elektrostal. Since 2009 the festival has been held under the auspices of European Hockey Federation.

This year the festival «OLYMPIC HOPES OF MOSCOW REGION» will welcome 25 kids teams from Elektrostal, Noginsk, Obukhovo settlement, Korolev, Mytishchi, Pavlovskiy Posad, Moscow, Yaroslavl, Nizhniy Novgorod and Minsk (Republic of Belarus). Prize winners of the festival will be awarded with special medals.

Young hockey players (six field players and a goalkeeper) will be playing two times 15 minutes each. The matches will start at 8 a.m.

On Saturday (September, 8th) the club will hold its traditional Open Day. Children will get the opportunity to enroll in the hockey sections, participate in quiz games and contests, and see the Olympic photo exhibition with their parents.

On the 7th of September at 6 p.m. the first match of Hockey Men’s Championship of Russia will take place. Sportsmen of Dinamo – Elektrostal will meet their rivals from Ekaterinburg. The second match will be held on the 8th of September at 4 p.m.

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