Thread: Great Britain: U20 WJC roster discussion
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12-02-2012, 06:52 AM
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Originally Posted by Imaginary Threats View Post
I don't even know when the last time we hosted a men's tournament was. Says a lot about IHUK when we've hosted 2 women's tournaments in 2 years, but no men's ones in god knows how many years. I'm pretty sure its not a case of the IIHF awarding it to better cities/arenas either, we never actually apply to host.
Hosting has something to do with costs of accomodations (hotels) and prices are lower in eastern Europe. Just look how many times Estonia or Lithuania hosted various U18 and U20 tournaments in last 10 years

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