CIHL 2022-23 Player Registration
Priority registration for the 2022-2023 CIHL season is now open! This is our 12th season as Hong Kong's top elite ice hockey league with games played in Discovery Bay - the best FULL SIZE ice rink in Hong Kong, just a two-minute walk from the ferry terminal.
With Hong Kong's top non-contact league SCIHL Division 1 also being played at the DB Ice Rink, this is a great opportunity for players to play hockey twice a week at the same location.
Please note that the equipment lockers this year will be managed by the DB Ice Rink. Players interested in renting a locker for the 2022-2023 season (Sept-Mar) need to CONTACT THE RINK DIRECTLY.
-Air Pro lockers 4,500HKD
-Boxed lockers 3,000HKD
Locker storage for the months of July and August is FREE for players who rent a locker for the coming 2022-2023 season PRIOR TO AUGUST 1.
Contact details for the DB lockers:
Name: Scott Bhalla - Ice Hockey Event Coordinator
Priority registration for returning CIHL and SCIHL players is open through August 1, with registration opening up to the public on August 2. We are also offering an early bird promotion, with confirmed registrations by August 1 receiving a HK$500 voucher for Warrior equipment at the CHG Hockey Shop + 1 free skate sharpening (expires April 1, 2023 and not redeemable for cash).
1. The league fee for the 2022-2023 season is HK$6,888 (early bird)
After Aug 1 - HK$7,888
2. Schedule includes 16 regular season games across different evenings:
-Majority of games are played on Wednesday and Saturday evenings
-Select featured Saturday game nights (Opening Night, Champions etc)
3. CIHL games are full contact
4. 3 x 15 min full stop periods plus overtime (3 on 3)
5. Each team has a maximum of 15 players and 1 goalie
6. Playoff format: 1st place bye - 2nd place vs 3rd place - single game final
7. The CIHL continues to offer real-time game stats
8. iOS and Android CIHL app
9. Game summaries
10. Exclusive discount at the CHG Hockey Shop.
We have some IMPORTANT DATES to note for your calendar:
1. Our league try-out will be held on Thursday, September 1
2. All new players must attend the try-out in-order to be eligible for the draft
3. We expect the draft to be held on Saturday, September 3 (location t.b.c.)
4. Opening night on Saturday, September 24.
IMPORTANT REGISTRATION DETAILS:
1. CIHL registration must be completed on-line, and full payment must be received prior to Sept 2 - 5:00 pm in-order to be eligible for the draft.
2. All new players must register BEFORE September 1 in-order to attend the try-out.
3. Any players not selected in the draft will receive a refund.
On behalf of the China Hockey Group (CHG), I’d like to thank you for your support of the CIHL & SCIHL, the CHG and all of our community initiatives. Please do not hesitate to get in touch if you have any questions and we look forward to seeing you at the rink soon.