Street Games Oy, which organizes Telia St Hockey Tour tournaments, has agreed to work extensively with WBHF. The agreement is valid until 2023. Collaboration is part of the St Hockey Tour internationalization plan.
In the summer of 2018, the St Hockey Tour took place not only in Finland, but also in Sweden and Estonia. Signed cooperation will also bring to Finland an international junior event organized by Tapiola Sports Park in Espoo, on 24-26 May. In Finland every year Telia St Hockey Tour takes part in more than 200 teams and around 4,000 players. Tournaments take place across seven weekends throughout Finland.
"WBHF is an international organization with more than 30 countries, and our cooperation is an excellent opportunity for our company to expand the concept of St Hockey Outdoor together with WBHF across Europe." In Finland, we created a place for the concept of recreational sports and now is the time to expand it also outside of Finland, which also allows Finnish teams that are successful at the Telia St Hockey Tour to enter international tournaments, and we will start national team events in the near future, "details of Tedy Salutskij from Street Games Ltd.
"WBHF is proud of the Street Games Oy partnership joining our efforts to expand sport across Europe and bringing the best of both organizations to all street hockey enthusiasts. The success of the Telia St Hockey Tour is proof of this excellent concept of sport, "We are also excited about the participation of the Telia St Hockey Tour teams that compete at the WBHF events for men, women and youth (juniors)," said Domenic Di Gironimo, President of the WBHF