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A SYDNEY SHOWDOWN AT MACQUARIE ICE RINK
Sydney Bears take on the Sydney Ice Dogs for the Season Opener

Sydney, April 19 2017 -- On Saturday 22 April, two rival ice hockey teams, the Sydney Bears and the Sydney Ice Dogs, will go head to head in the season opener of the Australian Ice Hockey League (AIHL).

Dr Frank Gregg, owner of Macquarie Ice Rink, is excited to welcome competitive ice hockey back to the venue for the first time since 1999.

“With 8 teams across the country competing in the Australian Ice Hockey League, its profile within the community is on the rise. We can’t wait to welcome spectators out to our new look rink,” he said.    

Of the 116 games AIHL 2017 season, 28 are set to be played at newly refurbished Macquarie Ice Rink between now and August. The venue has seating for up to 2000 people. At capacity, the atmosphere will be electric at the much anticipated season opener.

Puck drops at 5pm on Saturday April 22. For more information, visit www.macquarieicerink.com.au or call (02) 9888 1100. Tickets can be purchased at https://www.bearsshop.com.au and https://icedogsshop.com.au/

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