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Linden Hockey Eskilstuna and JYP Juniors having their traditional ice hockey tournament in Jyväskylä 20-22 April 2018

On Friday April 20 JYP Juniors received 12-13 year old guests from Linden Hockey of Eskilstuna. The traditional ice hockey tournament will start on Friday 20 April and end on Sunday 22 April. Ice hockey tournament takes place in the Jyväskylä Hippos ice hall.

Some 40 years of junior ice hockey tournaments between Jyväskylä and Eskilstuna

Jyväskylä and Eskilstuna have been twin cities since 1947 and the ice hockey tournament has become a tradition between the cities. JYP Juniors of Jyväskylä and Linden Hockey Juniors of Eskilstuna have visited each other almost every year since the late 1970’s.

The hosting ice hockey team is in charge of receiving the guests and organizing the programme. The accommodation is organized in host families.

 Linden Hockey Juniors visited Jyväskylä City Hall upon arrival to Jyväskylä on Friday 20 April, 2018.

20.4.2018Kirsi Kesänen

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