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Millfield Autoparts Join Phantoms

Millfield Autoparts Join Phantoms

The Peterborough Phantoms Para Ice Hockey Club are pleased to announce that Millfield Autoparts have joined the club as joint Headline Sponsors. Millfield Autoparts join Irwin Mitchell Solicitors as the clubs headline sponsors for the 2018 British Para Ice Hockey League season, which starts this weekend. Millfield Autoparts has the same ethos as the Phantoms,…

N-Ice Sponsorship for Phantoms

N-Ice Sponsorship for Phantoms

An ice hockey club for both able bodied and disabled players has scored funds to sponsor two home games this season. Peterborough Phantoms Para Ice Hockey Club has been handed £1,000 by Persimmon Homes East Midlands’ Community Champions scheme and will support two games in the new season, beginning in May. The Phantoms, which is…

Phantoms Receive Bags of Help

Phantoms Receive Bags of Help

Peterborough Phantoms Para Ice Hockey Club is delighted to announce it has bagged £1,000 from Tesco’s Bags of Help community grant scheme. Bags of Help is run in partnership with environmental charity Groundwork, and sees grants raised from the sale of carrier bags awarded to thousands of local community projects every year. Since launching in…

Phantoms Welcome ‘The Modern Mann’ Podcast

Phantoms Welcome ‘The Modern Mann’ Podcast

The Peterborough Phantoms Para Ice Hockey team welcomed a special guest at our last training session, when we were joined by Ollie Peart from “The Modern Mann” podcast. Ollie is the Modern Mann’s trending stream, uncovering the best of the week’s trends in their opening segment, ‘The Zeitgeist’. Part of “The Zeitgeist”see’s Ollie challenged by the…

Phantoms On TV

Phantoms On TV

Sunday morning saw an early start for Phantoms Chair Naomi Adie, as she travelled to Hemel Hempstead to work with Whisper Films and Channel 4 on their final show of the 2018 Winter Paralympics. It was Whisper Films who commissioned Parable VR to produce the 360 Virtual Reality video, which featured Naomi and her Phantoms…

The Last Leg Meets Para Ice Hockey

The Last Leg Meets Para Ice Hockey

With the Paralympics underway, this Sunday Channel 4’s “The Last Leg” will be be airing a Winter Paralympic Special. A few weeks ago, the production company behind The Last Leg contacted the British Para Ice Hockey Association to see if Para Ice Hockey could be included in the show. Last week The Last Leg hosts,…

100 Hours of Paralympic Sports

100 Hours of Paralympic Sports

Clare Balding anchors and is joined by double Paralympic gold medallist Jonnie Peacock Lee McKenzie, Ade Adepitan, Sophie Morgan and Arthur Williams return as presenters following award-winning coverage in Rio The Last Leg returns with three episodes during the Games Winter Paralympic gold medallist Charlotte Evans and silver-medallist Jade Etherington join Channel 4 along with…

Paralympic Schedule

Paralympic Schedule

After the excitement of the Ice Hockey at the PyeongChang 2018 Olympics, the focus of attention now turns to the Paralympics and the Para Ice Hockey competition. The Paralympic Opening Ceremony takes place this Friday, with the Para Ice Hockey tournament starting in the early hours of Saturday morning. The Peterborough Phantoms Para Ice Hockey…

Training Postponed Due To Weather

Training Postponed Due To Weather

With heavy snowfall and sub-zero temperatures affecting the East of England this week, the Peterborough Phantoms Para Ice Hockey club have made the decision to postpone this Fridays training session, which was scheduled for 11.30pm. Safety of our players is paramount, not just when they are on the ice, but also when they are travelling…

Sporting Saturday

Sporting Saturday

Last Saturday saw the Peterborough Phantoms Para Ice Hockey Team join local sporting groups at Inspire Peterborough’s Sporting Saturday event. Now in it’s 5th year, Sporting Saturday showcases Peterborough’s finest inclusive and disability sports and activities. It featured demonstrations and “have a go” taster sessions of a number of different sporting activities, and the Phantoms…