The Ice Hockey World Championship unites different countries around sports and promotes a healthy lifestyle. Speed and power, reliability and hardiness, ice and coolness, hot emotions and a warm atmosphere – all of these are features that ice hockey has in common with Cooper&Hunter brand and its products. It is no wonder that hockey was chosen as the main sport for corporate CSR activities in an effort to support professional sportsmen and events as well as amateurs and children. As a partner of the Ice Hockey World Championship, Cooper&Hunter wants to help build excitement for hockey and make every hockey moment more special.
Ukraine is a host of the 2017 Ice Hockey World Championship, which will begin on April 22. Hockey teams from Division 1 – Group A will face off in the Sports Palace of Sports in Kyiv, Ukraine. The tournament will be the biggest international sporting event held in Ukraine this year, with 60,000 spectators watching 15 matches during 6 days. As an official partner, Cooper&Hunter will be there all the way. 6 teams participating in the World Championship will represent the following countries: Austria, Hungary, Kazakhstan, Poland, South Korea, and Ukraine. Only the top two teams will be promoted to the main championship group.
Cooper&Hunter is a fast-developing company with a strong brand presence in more than 30 countries, including four of the six countries mentioned, and there are millions of hockey lovers and Cooper&Hunter fans all over the world. It is a great honor for Cooper&Hunter to support such a large-scale sporting event as the 2017 Ice Hockey World Championship. This partnership is an important milestone for Cooper&Hunter in its continuous effort to contribute to the development of sports worldwide.
Cooper&Hunter is also very engaged in the development of other sports. In the last few years, Cooper&Hunter expanded its dedication to sports such as the women’s basketball team Kouvottaret in Finland and the Martignano Triathlon Cross Country 2016 in Italy.
Cooper&Hunter wishes great games for the teams participating in the Ice Hockey World Championship and great moments for the fans!