GAME INFO: vs. Nottingham Panthers (09/12/18)
Czech netminder Miroslav Koriva makes his return to the Skydome Arena as the Genting Casino Coventry Blaze take on long-time rivals Nottingam Panthers with a 5.15pm face-off on Sunday.
Match sponsor: Village Gym
Packed with the best Technogym kit, personal trainers, and over 100 fitness classes a week, the Village Gym has it all. Open 24/7, there’s also a 25m indoor heated swimming pool, as well as a steam room, sauna and whirlpool to relax in after a workout.
SPECIAL OFFER: Kickstart that Festive Fitness Plan and train with the Blaze - 12 days for £21.
Find out more on their website: villagegym.co.uk
Call: 02476 630693
Visit the Skydome Arena Box office
Online (No queuing - show ticket on your mobile device – no need to print!):
Go VIP! Crowngate SkyLounge
Offering breath taking views of the ice, a game-night spent in the SkyLounge will provide you with an evening to enjoy and remember for a long time.
Tickets just £30 per-head and they are available to purchase online.
Away fans are more than welcome in the SkyLounge too.
Find out more, HERE.
The game will be streamed online for a price of £10.
Raffles / Period break games
Southam Agri game worn shirt: #56 Kevin Noble home jersey straight off the players back. Tickets £1 each.
Blaze Booster Club special raffle: - 2013/14 Five-on-3 Blaze Legends Jersey of #41 Ryan Ginand. Tickets £2 each.
Budget Skips Skip-A-Puck: Closest to each of the targets wins that prize on the ice. Skip-a-puck into the truck and you will be entered into the Skip-a-puck end of season game to be in with a chance of winning a 2019/20 Blaze season ticket. Pucks £1 each.
Suretax 50/50: Take home half the takings. Tickets £1 each.
SPECIAL 50/50 OFFER: Purchase £5 or £10 worth of tickets for the Suretax 50/50 draw and you will also receive 5 tickets (£5) or 10 tickets (£10) to be in with a chance of winning a TEAM SIGNED #92 Shawn Pauly away jersey.
On Sunday, the Blaze are opening a food bank in support of The Trussell Trust.
The Trussell Trust runs a network of over 420 foodbanks, which work out of more than 1,200 centres across the UK, including Coventry (find out more) and provide emergency food to people referred for support. In the last year their network gave 1,332,952 three day emergency food supplies to people in crisis.
We ask all of our fans to please bring food items with you to the game on Sunday and hand in to the food bank which will be based at the open end of the Arena (Fanzone end).
Donations MUST fall within the following guidelines:
- Nothing Perishable
- Nothing Frozen or Chilled
Ideally it would be:
- Tinned Food and Packet Food
Urgently needed food items listed, here.
Cards for Good Causes pop-up shop
Cards for Good Causes is the UK’s largest multi-charity Christmas card organisation, selling on behalf of over 250 charities, online and in pop-up shops across the UK.
The organisation has raised over £40 million for good causes in the past 10 years alone. At least 70p in every £1 spent is returned to the charity of your choice, so buying from Cards for Good Causes really does make a difference.
This season, Cards for Good Causes have become a charity partner of the Coventry Blaze and we have been delighted to be able to welcome them to a number of our games in order for fans to pick up items from their pop-shop, and support the charities.
On Sunday, they will again be our guests with a pop-up shop selling cards, decorations and gifts, with huge reductions and new lines.
Website to find out more or order online: cardsforcharity.co.uk
You can also visit their shop at Fargo Village (Landmark Shed no. 12), Coventry until 31st January.
At the Fanzone
WE NEED YOU! Blaze Christmas raffle ticket collection
Thanks to a number of our friends and sponsors, we’re pleased to launch a special Christmas Raffle with 15 amazing prizes up for grabs.
We’re calling on our fans to help us sell these tickets, to friends, family, in your work-place, college, and university or school etc.
Books of 25 tickets are available to pick up from the Fanzone on Sunday, or you can drop into the Blaze office Mon-Fri 9.30am-4pm.
If you would like to help us by selling tickets, please e-mail Rob Coleman firstname.lastname@example.org as soon as possible and remember to collect the tickets from the Fanzone.
2019 Calendars available to pre-order
Two Blaze calendars are now available to pre-order for 2019 - the Game Action and the ever popular Blazin’ Bodies.
Calendars are available to pre-order from the Fanzone on Sunday or by calling 02477 719919 from 9.30am-4pm on any week day.
We expect the calendars to arrive for collection by Sunday 16th December, if not before.
Own a game-worn Blaze Christmas Cardi Jersey
The bow tie 'Cardi' jerseys, designed by Five-on-3, will be worn on 23rd December vs. Milton Keynes Lightning at the Skydome Arena.
For £150, you can own a game-worn player jersey and take it home after the game, straight off the players back.
An ideal Christmas present opportunity – or to just treat yourself!
You can buy-now a Five-on-3 Christmas Jersey by calling 02477 719919 Monday to Friday 9.30am - 4pm or by visiting the Fanzone on a Blaze match-night.
Also at the Fanzone, you can:
- Own and Loan a regular season jersey
- Own and Loan a Five-on-3 Warm-Up jersey
- Sponsor an item of player kit for as little as £5
- Order 2018/19 replica Blaze jerseys
Blaze Ladies Night
Tickets for the Blaze Ladies Night on Thursday 20th December (doors open 6.30pm for a 7pm start) will be on sale from the Fanzone.
The popular event will be held at the Standard Triumph Club (Herald Avenue, Coventry, CV5 6UB). Doors open at 6.30pm and the event starts at 7pm
Get the girls together and book a table, available for groups of 8, 10, 12 & 14. If you have a group smaller you can book and you will share a table with another group, or you can purchase individual tickets.
Tickets for this fantastic event are £12, strictly over 18’s only. If you are buying on behalf of a group you must ensure all of the party are over 18.
So let your hair down, book the Friday off work and start your Christmas celebrations early. All money raised on the night will be donated to the Blaze Community Foundation to fund school projects in the Coventry and Warwickshire area.
You can also book places by calling the Blaze office Monday to Friday 9.30am to 4.00pm on 02477 719919.
In the final ten minutes of regular time, vote for your Genting Casino Blaze Man of the Match on Twitter using the hashtag #BlazeMOTM
Crosby's player visit *
#22 Alex Nikiforuk, #58 David Clements, #90 Tim Crowder and #18 Dillon Lawrence will join fans in Crosby's bar post-game and sign autographs etc.
*Subject to change
There will be a Planet Ice post-game skate. Free for those with their own skates, £2.50 if you need to hire.