HK Olimpija

Hokejski klub Olimpija (English: Olimpija Hockey Club), currently named HK Slovenske železnice Olimpija due to sponsorship reasons, is an ice hockey club from Ljubljana, Slovenia. The club was founded in 2004 and competes in the Alps Hockey League since the 2017–18 season. The club was a farm team of HDD Olimpija Ljubljana until 2017, when HDD Olimpija folded due to bankruptcy.

HK Olimpija
HK Olimpija logo.png
CityLjubljana, Slovenia
LeagueAlps Hockey League
Slovenian League
Founded2004; 16 years ago (2004)[1]
Home arenaTivoli Hall
ColorsGreen, white
   
Head coachGregor Polončič
CaptainŽiga Pance (home games)
Miha Zajc (away games)
Websitewww.hkolimpija.si
Franchise history
2004–presentHK Olimpija
Championships
Slovenian League1 (2019)
Alps Hockey League1 (2019)

ArenaEdit

The team play their home matches at the Tivoli Hall, a 7,000 all-seated ice hall in Ljubljana.[2]

Current rosterEdit

Updated on 24 October 2020[3][4]

# Nat Player Pos S/G Age Acquired Birthplace
4   Andraž Zibelnik D R 23 2020–21 Slovenia
6   Miha Štebih D L 28 2020–21 Maribor, Slovenia
7   Luka Zorko D L 23 2017–18 Novo Mesto, Slovenia
8   Luka Ogrinc D R 18 2018–19 Slovenia
9   Anej Kujavec F L 21 2018–19 Slovenia
10   Mark Sever F L 22 2017–18 Slovenia
11   Urh Ilič F L 19 2020–21 Ljubljana, Slovenia
12   Nik Simšič F L 23 2018–19 Ljubljana, Slovenia
13   Žiga Pance (C) F L 31 2020–21 Ljubljana, Yugoslavia
14   Martin Bohinc F L 20 2018–19 Slovenia
16   Aleš Mušič F L 38 2018–19 Ljubljana, Yugoslavia
17   Miha Logar D R 25 2019–20 Kranj, Slovenia
18   Jaka Bernard D L 20 2019–20 Slovenia
19   Žan Flajs F L 19 2020–21 Slovenia
21   Jan Drozg F L 21 2020–21 Maribor, Slovenia
27   Mark Čepon D L 22 2018–19 Ljubljana, Slovenia
29   Anže Ropret F R 31 2019–20 Ljubljana, Yugoslavia
30   Tilen Spreitzer G L 23 2017–18 Slovenia
33   Jure Sotlar F R 27 2020–21 Ljubljana, Slovenia
44   David Planko D R 27 2018–19 Celje, Slovenia
66   Lan Matija Jan D L 17 2019–20 Slovenia
68   Janez Orehek F L 23 2017–18 Domžale, Slovenia
71   Nejc Brus D L 21 2018–19 Slovenia
77   Paavo Hölsä G L 25 2020–21 Lappeenranta, Finland
81   Jan Flajs F L 19 2020–21 Slovenia
88   Miha Zajc (C) F L 23 2020–21 Ljubljana, Slovenia
90   Nal Kavčič G L 18 2019–20 Ljubljana, Slovenia
91   Tadej Čimžar F L 28 2020–21 Kranj, Slovenia
92   Aleksandar Magovac D R 29 2020–21 Jesenice, Yugoslavia
97   Luka Ulamec F L 23 2017–18 Slovenia

HonoursEdit

Winners (1): 2018–19
Runners-up (1): 2017–18
Winners (1): 2018–19
Winners (2): 2018–19, 2019–20
Runners-up (1): 2017–18
Runners-up (2): 2010–11, 2011–12
  1. ^ As a farm team of HDD Olimpija Ljubljana.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "HK Slovenske železnice Olimpija" (in Slovenian). Ice Hockey Federation of Slovenia. Retrieved 3 March 2016.
  2. ^ "Hala Tivoli (dvorana in drsališče Tivoli) – Šport Ljubljana". sport-ljubljana.si (in Slovenian). Retrieved 19 October 2020.
  3. ^ "HK SZ Olimpija Ljubljana". Alps Hockey League. Retrieved 19 October 2020.
  4. ^ "Člani 2020/21 – HK SŽ Olimpija" (in Slovenian). HK Olimpija. Retrieved 19 October 2020.

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