Hockey Canada today announced the release of the full schedule for the 2019 IIHF World Junior Championships to be co-hosted in the cities of Victoria and Vancouver at the Save-On-Foods Memorial Centre and Rogers Arena respectively.

The 43rd edition of the international tournament will take place from December 26, 2018 to January 5, 2019 with Victoria hosting two pre-tournament games on Wednesday, December 19th and Friday, December 21st at the Save-On-Foods Memorial Centre.

Victoria will host Group B, comprised of Sweden, USA, Finland, Slovakia and Kazakhstan. Group A in Vancouver will include Canada, Russia, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Denmark.

WJC Victoria Games
WJC Victoria Games

Victoria Schedule (All games at Save-On-Foods Memorial Centre):

Wednesday, December 19, 2018

Canada vs. TBD – Pre-Tournament – TBA

 

Friday, December 21, 2018

Canada vs. TBD – Pre-Tournament – TBA

 

Wednesday, December 26, 2018

USA vs. Slovakia – 3:30 p.m.

 

Wednesday, December 26, 2018

Finland vs. Sweden – 7:30 p.m.

 

Thursday, December 27, 2018

Slovakia vs. Sweden – 3:30 p.m.

 

Thursday, December 27, 2018

Finland vs. Kazakhstan – 7:30 p.m.

 

Friday, December 28, 2018

Kazakhstan vs. USA – 7:30 p.m.

 

Saturday, December 29, 2018

Slovakia vs. Finland – 3:30 p.m.

 

Saturday, December 29, 2018

Sweden vs. USA – 7:30 p.m.

 

Sunday, December 30, 2018

Kazakhstan vs. Slovakia – 7:30 p.m.

 

Monday, December 31, 2018

Sweden vs. Kazakhstan – 3:30 p.m.

 

Monday, December 31, 2018

USA vs. Finland – 7:30 p.m.

 

Wednesday, January 2, 2019

Quarter-Final 1 – TBD vs. TBD – 1:00 p.m.

 

Wednesday, January 2, 2019

Quarter-Final 2 – TBD vs. TBD – 5:00 p.m.

For full schedule, including Vancouver dates, please visit: https://bit.ly/2vxAFDp