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AIHL news: 13 April 2017

CBR Brave
– The Brave have announced new and returning sponsors for the 2017 season. Returning sponsors include allinsure, Coordinate, McDonald’s ACT, and Anytime Fitness who has increased their support to be a major sponsor. The clubs new sponsor is the Tuggeranong Hyperdome who comes on as a major sponsor for 2017. The ACT Government and Active Canberra will also continue their support of the National League Team Program.

Perth Thunder
Jamie Woodman will take over the captaincy for the 2017 season. Woodman replaces Sam Wilson in the position who has held it since the club joined the league in 2012. Andrew Cox will return as one of the clubs alternate captains, while Per Daniel Goransson replaces Jordan Kyros as the second alternate captain. For more information see the announcement from club.

Newcastle Northstars
– The Northstars have announced the signing of Canadian forward Steven Kuhn for the 2017 season. Kuhn has spent the 2016-17 season playing for Bisons de Neuilly-sur-Marne of the French Division 1 where he has recorded 20 points in 24 games. For more information see the announcement from the club.

Sydney Bears
– The Bears have announced the signing of Canadian forward Tyler Noseworthy for the 2017 season. Noseworthy has spent the 2016-17 season playing in the Federal Hockey League, Southern Professional Hockey League, and the North East Senior Hockey League. For more information see the announcement from the club.

AIHL unveil new logo

The Australian Ice Hockey League has officially unveiled their new branding. The new logo combines the Australian Commonwealth Star and a blade of an ice hockey stick and was developed by Canberra-based company Coordinate who also developed the branding for the CBR Brave. The announcement also introduces the leagues new slogan “Fast, Fierce, Full-on”.

For more information on the new branding see the media release on TheAIHL.com.

2015 AIHL logo

The previous logo was introduced in 2011 and was a re-coloured version of the leagues existing logo at the time. The black and white re-colour followed the NHL’s similar re-colour of their logo in 2005.

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