Frequently Asked Questions
(from their website: https://www.hockeycanada.ca/en-ca/team-canada/men/junior/2018-19/tickets/tickets-van
Q: When is the 2019 IIHF World Junior Championship?
A: The tournament starts on Boxing Day, December 26, 2018, and concludes with the gold medal game on January 5, 2019. There will be several pre-competition games throughout the province in December 2018.
Q: Where is the 2019 IIHF World Junior Championship?
A: The tournament will be in British Columbia and co-hosted by the cities of Vancouver (Rogers Arena) and Victoria (Save-On-Foods Memorial Centre).
Q: How many teams and games are played in the 2019 IIHF World Junior Championship?
A: Ten countries will play a total of 31 tournament games (excluding pre-competition games).
Q: Which five countries will play their round robin games in Vancouver?
A: Canada, Russia, Czech Republic, Denmark, and Switzerland.
Q: Which five countries will play their round robin games in Victoria?
A: USA, Sweden, Finland, Slovakia, and Kazakhstan.