The Bolshoy Ice Dome
The Bolshoy Ice Dome was built in 2013 for the 2014 Winter Olympic Games in Sochi, with all hockey matches for the Winter Olympics taking place in February of that year. It has also hosted the Channel One Night Hockey League gala match, the Channel One Cup, in 2014, and the KHL All-Star Game of 2015.
Facilities include two rinks, 16 dressing rooms, and a modern press centre. A stand-out technological feature of this arena is its ultra-modern “media-cube”, weighing more than 26 tonnes.
The opening and final “West Group” matches of the 10th KHL International Kids’ Hockey Tournament, the Gazprom Neft Cup, will take place at the Bolshoy Ice Dome, on April 20th and 22nd, respectively.
The Iceberg Skating Palace
The Iceberg Skating Palace — a modern figure-skating and short-track speed-skating training and competition facility.
The Iceberg Palace was built in 2012. It hosted the figure skating and short-track speed-skating events during the 2014 Winter Olympic Games.
The Iceberg Palace offers an “intelligent” (programmable) rink, allowing the ice cover to be adjusted for specific competitions. The venue hosts major Russian and international competitions, as well as high-capacity cultural and public events.
It offers eight dressing rooms, a training centre (gym), a visitors’ medical centre, a press centre, and VIP seating.
The venue will host group matches for the 10th KHL International Kids’ Hockey Tournament, the Gazprom Neft Cup, between April 19th and 22nd.
Arena Omsk — one of the highest-capacity and best-equipped hockey venues in Russia, meeting all IIHF and KHL standards.
The Arena Omsk hosted games for the KHL International Kids’ Hockey Tournament, the Gazprom Neft Cup, between 2011 and 2013. It is also home to the Avangard hockey club. This modern, multi-use facility hosts not just hockey matches but also a range of other sports tournaments and competitions, as well as concerts. The Arena Omsk opened in 2007.