Monthly Archives: April 2012

Giants recruitment starts with Peacock

Doug Christiansen starts the Giants rebuilding program to retain the Elite League Title     The Stena Line Belfast Giants are thrilled to announce their first official signing of the off-season.  Joint leading scorer Craig Peacock will be returning for … Continue reading

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Canada ranked number five in the world? No Way!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Not since the USSR in 1979 have duplicate their title winning roll in the World Champions played on home ice, however Finland from their number one ranking is hoping to do so. But where are the big four. Canada is … Continue reading

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Robert Dowd will be a hard act to follow

Dowd will be a hard act to follow!   Just returning from Slovenia whilst helping Team GB avoid relegation from their group, Doug Christiansen Belfast head coach comments “Giants hero Robert Dowd will be a hit in Sweden”.   Continuing … Continue reading

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New Rink in Santry Dublin

Santry Dublin twin pad Ice Rink What an up hill struggle but its finally nearly their officially The moth balling of the nearly new rink known as Dundalk Ice Dome meant it was Dundonald or the Odyssey Arena for Ice … Continue reading

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Team Ireland and GB’s round up after 2012 World Championships

Belfast Giants players help both the Irish & GB Squads in their World Championships Local, Belfast born Gareth Roberts recorded seven goals and the same number of assists to lead the scoring race in Turkey. He also picked up ‘Forward … Continue reading

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Team GB win their first game of the 2012 World Championships with a 4-3 overtime victory over the Ukraine

Team GB gain their first win 4-3 over the Ukraine in overtime Alex Pobyedonostsev put the Ukraine ahead early in the opening period which ended the scoring after the first twenty minutes of play in a very tight contest. However … Continue reading

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Team GB run rough by Austrians

                                 Team GB gets a rough ride from Austria   Austria vs. Great Britain 7-3 (3-0, 2-2, 2-1)

Austria also won its second game at the … Continue reading

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Team GB lose a 3-2 heart breaker to host nation Slovenia

Team GB 2 vs. Slovenia 3   Great Britain put in a fantastic performance in their opening game at the World Championship (Division 1A) but were narrowly beaten 3-2 by hosts Slovenia.   Not forgetting that Slovenia, the much stronger outfit … Continue reading

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Team GB head off to Slovenia

GB Team traveled to Slovenia packed with current and Former Belfast Giants players and coaches Four Belfast Giants stars named in Team GB’s initial 35-man squad for the forthcoming World Championship have made it into the 23-man squad and are … Continue reading

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2012 Belfast Giants Pick Up Awards at Nottingham’s National Ice Centre

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