Meet the players who will be cooking up a barbecue after team presentations
Swindon’s ice hockey team will be celebrating the new season in style on Sunday 1 September when they officially open their 2013 – 14 English Premier League campaign with the annual Wildcats fans open day at the Swindon Ice Arena.
This year’s event gets under way at 11am at the Link Centre with a press and sponsors launch.
This will be followed at 12.15pm with Wildcats fans getting their first look at the 2013-14 Wildcats squad as the players receive their on-ice introductions while they’re sporting the clubs new look home and away jerseys.
Right, play action from 2011/12 by Richard Wintle of Calyxpix.com
Following the introductions there will be an official team practice before supporters are invited on to the ice for open practice.
After building up an appetite, the celebrations continue over at the Harvester pub, West Swindon Centre, where the club will be holding their fantastic annual season opening barbecue. Players will swap their Wildcats jerseys for aprons, and serve up the afternoons tasty treats.
All friends, family and supporters are invited to the perfect start to the new hockey season.