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Kevin Raine Returns To Belfast For 2019/20

The Stena Line Belfast Giants are pleased to announce the return of Kevin Raine for the 2019/20 season. The 26 year old defenceman rejoins the Giants blueline after helping the organisation to the 2018/19 Elite League championship as well as successive Challenge Cup titles in 2017/18 and 2018/19. The Canadian defenceman will once again wear […]

Off Ice: An interview with Barbara Reynolds

Introducing the talented Barbara Reynolds! One of the Giants sports therapists who is dedicated to the safety and recovery of our players. An integral part of the off-ice team! What did you do before you worked here and how did you end up in your role? I trained as a sports massage therapist and was […]

Matt Pelech Joins The Giants For Season #20

The Stena Line Belfast Giants are pleased to announce the signing of Matt Pelech for the 2019/20 season. The Canadian arrives from Villacher of the EBEL and will make his debut in next month’s pre-season games against Mora and Herning in preparation for the Champions Hockey League campaign. Pelech played in the NHL with both […]

Off Ice: An interview with Susan Hoey

Susan is no stranger to our season ticket holders! Going into her fifth season with the team Susan has loved every minute of working with the Giants and their dedicated fans! What did you do before you worked here, or did you end up in your role? I have been a fan of the Giants […]

Off-Ice: An interview with Adam Keefe

Needing no introduction is Adam Keefe, Head Coach of the Belfast Giants since 2017. Keefe has recently been shortlisted for the European Coach of the Year award. The nomination for the award comes after Keefe led the Giants to success in the Elite League and Challenge Cup in 2018/19. Check out this exclusive insight into […]

Tickets Now On Sale For Exhibition & Champions League Games

Tickets are now on sale for the Stena Line Belfast Giants debut campaign in the Champions Hockey League as well as the four pre-season exhibition games. Fans can purchase a discounted 3-Game Pass for the Champions Hockey League home group games & a 2-Game Weekend Pass for the exhibition double headers vs Mora & Herning. […]

Netminder Shane Owen Arrives In Belfast For 2019/20

The Stena Line Belfast Giants are pleased to announce the arrival of goalie Shane Owen for the 20th anniversary season. The 6’2”, 190lbs, 29 year old will be familiar to Belfast fans having starred for the Fife Flyers in 2016/17 and 2018/19. The announcement was made exclusively on the Giants official podcast, A View From […]

Giants Clash With European Opposition In August

The Stena Line Belfast Giants will take to the ice in August for pre-season games against Mora IK of Sweden and Denmark’s Herning Blue Fox. The four games at The SSE Arena will provide preparation ahead of the Giants 20th anniversary season which begins with the Champions Hockey League following last season’s Elite League title […]

Volunteer Week – A Giant Thank You

The first week in June marks Volunteer Week, a celebration of the contribution and commitment shown by volunteers and an opportunity for the organisations they represent to say thank you. At the Stena Line Belfast Giants we pride ourselves on delivering a first-class event and none of that would be possible without the dedication of […]

Keefe Adds Seven Giants For 2019/20 Season

Adam Keefe has revealed that new signing Ben Lake will join Curtis Leonard, Lewis Hook, Paul Swindlehurst, Mark Garside, Stephen Murphy and Andrew Dickson on the 2019/20 season roster. The seven will take to the ice in teal this August when the Giants begin their 20th anniversary season with a debut appearance in the Champions […]

Giants Discover Champions League Group Opponents

The Stena Line Belfast Giants have been given their opponents for the 2019/20 Champions Hockey League (CHL) at Wednesday’s group stage draw at the Ondrej Nepela Arena in Bratislava, Slovakia – where the 2019 IIHF World Championship is currently being held. The Giants have been drawn in a group alongside Germany’s Augsburger Panther, Bílí Tygři Liberec of Czech Republic […]

Champions League Announce Seedings For 2019/20

The 2019/20 season sees the Stena Line Belfast Giants make their debut in the Champions Hockey League (CHL). With the draw taking place on Wednesday – the CHL have officially revealed the Group Stage seedings with the Giants in ‘Pot 4’ which will be drawn first. Reigning, and now three-time CHL Champions, Frölunda Indians, sit […]

Smotherman Returns For Giants Title Defence

The Stena Line Belfast Giants are pleased to announce the return of Jordan Smotherman for the organisation’s 20th anniversary season. The American forward makes it two seasons in-a-row in Belfast – helping the Giants to the Elite League and Challenge Cup titles in 2018/19. Smotherman signed in Belfast from the Iserlohn Roosters of Germany’s DEL […]

Adam Keefe Nominated For European Coach Of The Year

Stena Line Belfast Giants Head Coach Adam Keefe has been shortlisted for the European Coach of the Year award. The nomination for the award, organised by the Alliance of European Hockey Clubs, comes after Keefe led the Giants to the Elite League and Challenge Cup in 2018/19. Voting has already started for the award online […]

Ciaran Long Makes The Switch To Belfast For 2019/20

The Stena Line Belfast Giants are excited to announce the signing of Ciaran Long for the 2019/20 Elite League season. The English forward joins following two successful seasons spent with the Manchester Storm. The 28 year old arrives in Belfast having been named the ‘British Player of the Year’ at the end of season Elite […]

Champions Hockey League Line Up Complete For 2019/20 Season

The Stena Line Belfast Giants will participate in the 2019/20 edition of the Champions Hockey League for the first time in the organisation’s history. Europe’s premiere club competition will feature 32 sides from 13 different leagues across Europe. The Giants will make their debut alongside nine other teams. Following the end of Finland’s Liiga championship, […]

Wronka Returns To Belfast For Giants 20th Anniversary Season

The Stena Line Belfast Giants are pleased to announce the arrival of Patryk Wronka for the 2019/20 Elite League season. Wronka joins from GKS Katowice and has just completed his 2018/19 season, playing for Poland in the World Championship. https://twitter.com/BelfastGiants/status/1125338196869636097 Wronka, 23, finished the World Championship with two goals and three assists which saw him […]

Season Ticket Deadline Extended to Wednesday 29th May

The Giants Season Ticket early bird deadline has been extended until Wednesday 29th May to allow extra time to purchase your Season Ticket at the current prices ahead of the Fan Night on Wednesday 29th May at The SSE Arena, Belfast. The Season Ticket ‘early bird’ deadline will end from Thursday 30th May onwards. Your Giants […]

Giants Fan Night Wednesday 29th May At The SSE Arena

On Wednesday 29th May it’s our annual spring fan night at The SSE Arena! We will have a merchandise sale, equipment sale, the Elite League and Challenge Cup trophies on display, prize giveaways and exclusive signing announcements for the 2019/20 team! Starting at 7pm, doors 6:30pm, the signing announcements and Q&A will be in the main […]

Riley Departs After Three Seasons In Belfast

The Stena Line Belfast Giants can confirm that Blair Riley will leave the organisation, with the Captain opting out of his two year contract which runs until the end of the 2019/20 season. Riley informed the organisation that he has accepted an offer from another team and would not be returning to Belfast for a […]