General information

Dear friends and colleagues

We are pleased to announce that the 16th European ATC Ice Hockey Tournament will become reality. On behalf of Košice Flyers Ice hockey team we would like to invite you to join us on April, 3rd -6th 2014 in Košice, Slovak Republic, where we wish to spend a few days in pleasant atmosphere of fellow ATCOs, Pilots and other Aviation personnel.

General information

Hosting City:

Košice, Slovakian second largest city and urban center 
of Eastern Slovakia
Map Link – Košice area

Date:

3rd – 6th April 2014

Playing days

3rd – 5th April 2014

Accommodation:

Hotel Hilton

Hlavná1

Košice

Hotel Hilton

Map link – Hotel Hilton

 

Ice hockey facility :

Crow Arena, newly reconstructed, modern facility

Kavečianska cesta 1113/1

Košice

Map Link – Crow Arena

Ice rink:

Only one available 

Remark:

Restaurant/bar – inside facility

Hokejka Pub, Bowling Spot restaurant and Ice hockey equipment shop – next 

to the facility

Transportation 

to/from Košice:

By Air:

Košice AirportDirect  air connection with Bratislava, Prague, Vienna  and LondonKošice Airport siteMap Link – Košice AirportBudapest Airport

Air connection with majority 

of European urban centers

- about 270 km away from Košice

- we can arrange bus transfer, which takes about 3 hours,

at reasonable price; 

Budapest Aiport site

By Car, Bus:

Arriving from SW (HUN, SLO, SUI, GER, maybe AUT):

Via Budapest, use E71/M3 road 

to Košice.

Arriving from W (CZE, AUT):

Use E50/D1 or E571/E58.

Arriving from N: (FIN)

Use E371.

 

Transportation 

within Košice

Local network of buses, trams and trolley buses, the most interesting places reachable within 5 -10 minutes walk 

Places to visit

Košice CityKošice City
Košice RegionKošice RegionSlovak Paradise – hiking resort  (UNESCO) Spiš Castle – the largest medieval castle in Middle Europe Caves – Jasovska, Ochtinska, Dobsinska, DomicaCastle ruins – Turnianský hrad, Slanský hrad,Zadiel gorge Tokaj Wine region

Tokaj 

East SlovakiaEast slovakia you tube videoHigh Tatras Mountains – National park, skiing and tourist resort

Events 

Košice – European Capital of Culture 2013Košice 2013 Košice Peace Marathon run – since  1924 the oldiest in Europe, first Sunday each OctoberKošice Peace Marathon

What is included:

Accommodation in a 4star hotel with breakfast for 3 nights 

Welcome and Farewell party

Lunches at Crow Arena, first served on Thursday

Barbecue on Friday evening at local Aeroclub site

Ice hockey facility for three days 

Medical assistance at stadium

Bag presents

Program

Regular bus connection between hotel and Crow Arena

Transfer between Košice Airport and Yasmin hotel

Refreshment before each game

Number of teams:

10, restricted due to one ice rink only and number 

of  dressing rooms.

Entertainment:

Hotel Hilton

Welcome party on Thursday evening 

Farewell party and price giving ceremony on Saturday evening with party a program

Other programs -.Private air show 

                          Aerobatic trials   

                          Tokaj Wine tasting