Geneva’s new ice rink to go ahead at Trèfle-Blanc in Lancy

GENEVA, SWITZERLAND – The long-discussed future home for the Geneva-Servette Hockey Club came closer to reality with the announcement Tuesday 24 January that it will be built on the Trèfle-Blanc site in the commune of Lancy. The canton, city and club jointly announced the news, saying that they have agreed with Lancy to undertake an […]

GS hockey on the upswing

GENEVA, SWITZERLAND – Geneva-Servette Hockey Club added a win to its season, defeating Rapperswil-Jona Lakers in an away match, 2-3 (1-0, 0-2, 1-1). A rough start to the season is being smoothed out and the team has moved up the rankings to ninth place.  

GSHC fights political critics

Geneva, Switzerland (GenevaLunch) – Geneva-Servette Hockey Club (GSHC) has snapped back at unnamed critics who, say the club owners, have been making damaging and incorrect innuendos that the GSHC is not transparent about its finances and that recent changes have caused problems with the team. The city and canton have been slow to move on […]

GE-Servette cuts player to reduce losses

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Geneva, Switzerland (GenevaLunch) – Chris McSorley’s message Monday 31 January to his team and supporters was grim: the acclaimed top forward for the Geneva-Servette Hockey Club, Thomas Déruns, 28 and Swiss, is moving to Bern. By Tuesday the club’s site sported a video that drew a large number of fans, with teammates’ reactions to Thomas […]

Geneva-Servette Hockey tickets go like hot cakes

Club has record season ticket sales Geneva, Switzerland (GenevaLunch) – If anyone doubted that hockey is an increasingly popular sport in Geneva, season ticket sales for the Geneva-Servette Hockey Club have just proved them wrong: 4,800 season tickets sold in three months. The sales tally breaks the previous record, in 2009, of 4,740 season tickets, […]

Two Geneva institutions, wine and hockey, connect

Chris McSorley, Geneva Servette Hockey Club, with Alexandre de Montmollin, Geneva cantonal oenologist

Geneva, Switzerland (GenevaLunch) – Canton Geneva presented its new wines to the world Tuesday 4 May and one of the guests was a knowledgeable fan: Chris McSorley, who heads the Geneva Servette Hockey Club, which just lost the Swiss hockey title in a tight best-of-seven battle with Bern. McSorley, who also owns a restaurant, loves […]

Tickets go on sale Monday for GSHC home hockey finals

Geneva, Switzerland (GenevaLunch) – Tickets for the Swiss LNA hockey finals matches in Geneva go on sale Monday 12 April at noon. The first game with Geneva Servette Hockey Club as host is 13 April at 20:00, at Geneva’s Vernets stadium. Tickets will be sold at the following locations, as long as they are available, […]

Geneva Servette hockey soundly defeats Ambri-Piotta

Geneva, Switzerland (GenevaLunch) – Geneva Servette Hockey Club defeated HC Ambrì-Piotta 5-2 (2-0; 2-1; 1-1) Friday 16 October at the Vernets ice rink, to a good early season crowd of 6,185.